I read a few nonfiction titles in 2020, but the pandemic drove me to seek escape in novels: fiction, science fiction, horror, and thrillers. These are my reviews of the ten books I most enjoyed reading this year. All were solid four- and five-star reads.
“I was having an emotion, and I hate that.”
— Exit Strategy by Martha Wells
Six short book reviews: fiction, science fiction, memoir, DNF
Six short book reviews: science fiction, fiction, horror
Six short book reviews, plus comments on one I didn’t finish.
Seven short book reviews: fiction, science fiction, mysteries, memoirs, banned.
Six short book reviews: fiction, science fiction, mystery/thriller, nonfiction
“The future always looks good in the golden land, because no one remembers the past.” — Joan Didion, Slouching Towards Bethlehem: Essays Slouching Towards Bethlehem: Essays by Joan Didion I was at Sacramento State during the years Didion wrote the essays in “Slouching Towards Bethlehem.” By 1970, when I started grad school, her book had […]