Best Books: 2020

As in the best books I have read in 2020.


  • Andrea Camilleri, The Shape of Water
  • Andrea Camilleri, The Sicilian Method
  • Lucy Ellmann, Ducks, Newburyport
  • Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea
  • Sally Rooney, Conversations with Friends


  • Peter Boxall, 1001 Books You Must Read before You Die
  • René Girard, The Scapegoat
  • Emmanuel Katongole, Born from Lament: The Theology and Politics of Hope in Africa
  • Robert J. Myles, The Homeless Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew
  • Kathleen M. O’Connor, Lamentations and the Tears of the World