Saturday, January 1, 2000

Caitlin's Books 2020

Christopher's Books 2020

100. No Enemy
by Ford Madox Ford
99. The Blue Flower
by Penelope Fitzgerald
98. Light Years
by James Salter
97. The Argonauts
by Maggie Nelson
96. Zazie in the Metro
by Raymond Queneau
95. The Wreath
by Sigrid Undset
94. As You Like It
by William Shakespeare
93. Our Spoons Came From Woolworths
by Barbara Comyns
92. Solomon Gursky Was Here
by Mordecai Richler
91. Homemade Love
by J. California Cooper
90. Orient Express
by Graham Greene
89. Labrador
by Kathryn Davis
88. The Woman in White
by Wilkie Collins
87. The Blue Lenses and Other Stories
by Daphne du Maurier
86. The Tree of Man
by Patrick White
85. A Book of Common Prayer
by Joan Didion
84. Ultramarine
by Malcolm Lowry
83. Margaret the First
by Danielle Dutton
82. Heaven's Breath: A Natural History of the Wind
by Lyall Watson
81. Jack
by Marilynne Robinson
80. Melville: A Novel
by Jean Giono
79. Miss Herbert (The Suburban Wife)
by Christina Stead
78. The Narrow Road to the Deep North
by Matsuo Basho
77. The Sea, the Sea
by Iris Murdoch
76. Suttree
by Cormac McCarthy
75. The Long Prospect
by Elizabeth Harrower
74. Blow-Up and Other Stories
by Julio Cortazar
73. The Origin of Satan
by Elaine Pagels
72. The Mare
by Mary Gaitskill
71. God's Country
by Percival Everett
70. The Arm of the Starfish
by Madeleine L'Engle
69. Counter-Clock World
by Philip K. Dick
68. Kitchen
by Banana Yoshimoto
67. Titus Groan
by Mervyn Peake
66. Eileen
by Otessa Moshfegh
65. Salem's Lot
by Stephen King
64. The Last Samurai
by Helen DeWitt
63. The Code of the Woosters
by P. G. Wodehouse
62. Transit
by Rachel Cusk
61. Jesus Christs
by A. J. Langguth
60. Pale Horse, Pale Rider
by Katherine Anne Porter
59. Shardik
by Richard Adams
58. The Conservationist
by Nadine Gordimer
57. Wish Her Safe at Home
by Stephen Benatar
56. The Riddle of the Labyrinth
by Margalit Fox
55. Party Going
by Henry Green
54. White Walls
by Tatyana Tolstaya
53. Leaving the Atocha Station
by Ben Lerner
52. O Pioneers!
by Willa Cather
51. Nobody Move
by Denis Johnson
50. The Sparrow
by Mary Doria Russell
49. The Chrysalids
by John Wyndham
48. Iza's Ballad
by Magda Szabo
47. God is Red: A Native View of Religion
by Vine Deloria Jr.
46. Grand Hotel
by Vicki Baum
45. My Life in CIA
by Harry Mathews
44. The Pumpkin Eater
by Penelope Mortimer
43. A Mixture of Frailties
by Robertson Davies
42. All Passion Spent
by Vita Sackville-West
41. Too Loud a Solitude
by Borumil Hrabal
40. The Secret Chord
by Geraldine Brooks
39. Life and Fate
by Vasily Grossman
38. The Salt-Eaters
by Toni Cade Bambara
37. A Lesson Before Dying
by Ernest J. Gaines
36. Giant
by Edna Ferber
35. Exit West
by Mohsin Hamid
34. Event Factory
by Renee Gladman
33. Bearheart: The Heirship Chronicles
by Gerald Vizenor
32. Excellent Women
by Barbara Pym
31. We Believe the Children
by Richard Beck
30. Home Truths
by Mavis Gallant
29. Ledfeather
by Stephen Graham Jones
28. Young Man with a Horn
by Dorothy Baker
27. Satanic Panic: Pop-Cultural Paranoia in the 1980s
by Kier-La Janisse and Paul Corupe
26. The Claw of the Conciliator
by Gene Wolfe
25. The True Heart
by Sylvia Townsend Warner
24. The Plague
by Albert Camus
23. Memoirs of Hadrian
by Marguerite Yourcenar
22. The Abbess of Crewe
by Muriel Spark
21. Dune
by Frank Herbert
20. House Made of Dawn
by N. Scott Momaday
19. The Quest for the Historical Satan
by Miguel A. De La Torre and Albert Hernandez
18. Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage
by Alice Munro
17. Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay
by Elena Ferrante
16. A Bend in the River
by V. S. Naipaul
15. David's Story
by Zoe Wicomb
14. The Stars My Destination
by Alfred Bester
13. Angel
by Elizabeth Taylor
12. The Damnation of Theron Ware
by Harold Frederic
11. The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse
by Louise Erdrich
10. Winter Count
by Barry Lopez
9. Split Tooth
by Tanya Tagaq
8. Moon of the Crusted Snow
by Waubgeshig Rice
7. The Quick and the Dead
by Joy Williams
6. Savage Conversations
by LeAnne Howe
5. Everything You Know About Indians is Wrong
by Paul Chaat Smith
4. There There
by Tommy Orange
3. The Westing Game
by Ellen Raskin
2. Fathers and Crows
by William T. Vollmann
1. Thinking About God
by Dorothee Solle

Nathan C's Books 2020

John's Books 2020

Brittany's Books 2020

Brittany's Year In Review 2020

61. The Butterfly Lampshade - Aimee Bender

60. Holidaze - Christina Lauren (romance)

59. Clap When You Land - Elizabeth Acevedo (YA poetry)

58. Hood Feminism - Mikki Kendall (nonfiction)

57. My Favorite Half Night Stand - Christina Lauren (romance)

56. Touchpoints - T. Berry Brazelton (nonfiction)

55. The Duke Who Didn't - Courtney Milan (romance)

54. Room-Maid - Sariah Wilson (romance)

53. The Rosie Project - Graeme Simsion (romance)

52. Take a Hint Dani Brown - Talia Hibbert (romance)

51. The Unhoneymooners - Christina Lauren (romance)

50. Boyfriend Material - Alexis Hall (romance)

49. Sabrina and Corina - Kali Fajardo-Anstine (short stories)

48. The Worst Best Man - Mia Sosa (romance)

47. In the Dream House - Carmen Maria Machado (nonfiction)

46. By Any Means Necessary - Candice Montgomery (YA)

45. Recipe for Persuasion - Sonali Dev (romance)

44. You Had Me At Hola - Alexis Daria (romance)

43. Mexican Gothic - Silvia Moreno-Garcia

42. Policing the Black Man - Angela J. Davis (nonfiction)

41. On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous - Ocean Vuong 

40. Girl Gone Viral - Alisha Rai (romance)

39. Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors - Sonali Dev (romance)

38. Bringing Up Bébé - Pamela Druckerman (nonfiction)

37. The Bilingual Edge - Kendall King and Allison Mackey (nonfiction)

36. Signs Preceding the End of the World - Yuri Herrera

35. Minor Feelings - Courtney Park Hong (nonfiction)

34. The Bride Test - Helen Hoang (romance, read twice!)

33. The Kiss Quotient - Helen Hoang (romance, read twice!)

32. Party of Two - Jasmine Guillory (romance)

31. Hold Me - Courtney Milan (romance)

30. Bringing Down the Duke - Evie Dunmore (romance)

29. Unraveled - Courtney Milan (romance)

28. Unclaimed - Courtney Milan (romance)

27. Unveiled - Courtney Milan (romance)

26. Well Met - Jen DeLuca (romance)

25. Love Lettering - Kate Clayborn (romance)

24. The Governess Affair - Courtney Milan (romance)

23. Talk Sweetly To Me - Courtney Milan (romance)

22. The Suffragette Scandal - Courtney Milan (romance)

21. A Kiss for Midwinter - Courtney Milan (romance)

20. The Countess Conspiracy - Courtney Milan (romance)

19. The Heiress Effect - Courtney Milan (romance)

18. The Duchess War - Courtney Milan (romance)

17. American Dreamer - Adriana Herrera (romance)

16. Next Year In Havana - Chanel Cleeton

15. Trade Me - Courtney Milan (romance)

14. The Incendiaries - R. O. Kwon

13. The Hating Game - Sally Thorne (romance)

12. The Matchmaker's List - Sonya Lalli (romance)

11. Always and Forever, Lara Jean - Jenny Han (YA romance)

10. P.S. I Still Love You - Jenny Han (YA romance)

9. Twice the Growl - Milly Taiden (accident!)

8. Get a Life, Chloe Brown - Talia Hibbert (romance)

7. The House At Riverton - Kate Morton (recommended)

6. The Flatshare - Beth O'Leary (romance)

5. Color Me In - Natasha Diaz (YA)

4. Dealing in Dreams - Lilliam Rivera (YA)

3. To All The Boys I've Loved Before - Jenny Han (YA romance)

2. Lotería - Mario Alberto Zambrano

1. Tell Me How You Really Feel - Aminah Mae Safi (YA romance)

Brent's Books 2020

1. Vertigo
Joanna Walsh

2. The Westing Game
Ellen Raskin

3. The Pumpkin Eater
Penelope Mortimer

4. She Said
Jodi Cantor

5. Sor Juana Inez De Le Cruz: Selected Works
Edith Grossman

6. Jesus, Humanity, and the Trinity
Kathryn Tanner

7. Media Control
Noam Chomsky

8. The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
Carson McCullers

9. Joy in the Morning
P. G. Wodehouse

10. Playing Changes
Nate Chinen

11. We Have Always Lived in the Castle
Shirley Jackson

12. Following Christ in a Consumer Society: The Spirituality of Cultural Resistance
John Francis Kavanaugh

13. Are Prisons Obsolete?
Angela Y. Davis

14. Chicago Poems
Carl Sandburg

15. The Abbess of Crewe
Muriel Spark

16. John Wesley's Teachings: God and Providence
John Wesley / Thomas C. Oden

17. The Quick and the Dead
Joy Williams

18. Drinker
Christopher Chilton

19. The Mating Season
P. G. Wodehouse

20. Suffering
Dorothee Soelle

21. Ecosocialism
Michael Löwry

22. Magic Kitten: Firelight Friends
Sue Benton

23. The Gambler
Fyodor Dostoevsky

24. Woman's Consciousness, Man's World
Sheila Rowbotham

25. The Hour of the Star
Clarice Lispector

26. Scripture, Ethics, and the Possibility of Same-Sex Relationships
Karen Keen

27, Right Ho, Jeeves
P. G. Wodehouse

28. Household Words
Joan Silber

29. Trainwreck: The Women We Love to Hate, Mock and Fear, and Why
Sady Doyle

30. Life and Fate
Vasily Grossman

31. Our Spoons Came From Woolworth's
Barbara Cormyns

32. The Twyborn Affair
Patrick White

33. The Sixth Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert

34. I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
Austin Channing Brown

35. The Feudal Spirit
P. G. Wodehouse

36. How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS
David France

37. The Warden
Anthony Trollope

38. I Served the King of England
Bohumil Hrabal

39. Who Do You Serve? Who Do You Protect?
Maya Schenwar, Joe Macaré, Alana Yu-lan Price

40. I Remember Nothing
Nora Ephron

41. The Wild Robot
Peter Brown

42. Song of Solomon
Toni Morrison

43. Post-Traumatic God
David W. Peters

44. Battered Love: Marriage, Sex, and Violence in the Hebrew Prophets
Renita J. Weems

45. The Expendable Man
Dorothy B. Hughes

46. The Red Record
Ida B. Wells

47. Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and the Throne
Wild C. Gafney

48. Boys Will Be Boys: Power, Patriarchy, and Toxic Masculinity
Clementine Ford

49. The Little Disturbances of Man (Collected Stories, vol. 1)
Grace Paley

50. Kitchen
Banana Yoshimoto

51. Temporary
Hilary Leichter

52. Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves
P. G. Wodehouse

53. Middle Passage
Charles Johnson

54. Fearing the Black Body The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia
Sabrina Strings

55. The Lost Child
Elena Ferrante

56. Loving
Henry Green

57. The Tibetan Yogas Of Dream And Sleep
Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche

58. Zen and the Birds of Appetite
Thomas Merton / D. T. Suzuki

59. The Dream Songs
John Berryman
60. The Inimitable Jeeves
P. G. Wodehouse
61. Hurricane Season
Fernanda Melchor
62. Revelations of Divine Love
Julian of Norwich
63. Young Man with a Horn
Dorothy Baker

64. Entitled: How Male Privilege Hurts Women
Dr. Kate Manne

65. The Largesse of the Sea Maiden
Denis Johnson

66. Stones for Ibarra
Harriet Doerr

67. The Normal Heart
Larry Kramer

68. A Theology of Liberation
Gustavo Gutierrez

69. The Long Loneliness
Dorthy Day

70. Schleiermacher in Plain English
Stephen D. Morrison

Gerald Murnane

72. Savage Conversations
LeAnne Howe

73. Offshore
Penelope Fitzgerald

74. Ring for Jeeves
P. G. Wodehouse

75. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
Jeanette Winterson

76. No Visible Bruises
Rachel Louise Snyder

77. Julius Caesar
William Shakespeare

78. Introducing Lacan
Darian Leader

79. Love in the Void
Simone Weil

80. Chocky
John Wyndham

81. Much Obliged Jeeves
P. G. Wodehouse

82. Females
Andrea Long Chu

83. What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia
Elizabeth Catte

84. Tranny
Laura Jane Grace

85. The Communist Manifesto
Karl Marx and Freidrich Engels

86. Kristin Lavransdatter: The Wreath
Sigrud Undset

87. Introducing Liberation Theology
Leonardo and Clodovis Boff

88. The Messenger
Charles Wright

89. Destination Unknown
Agatha Christie

90. Aunts Aren't Gentlemen
P. G. Wodehouse

91. Ficciones
Jorge Luis Borges

92. Celestial Bodies
Jokha Alharthi