2020 Reading List

Here’s my reading list for 2020. I’d like to both reread a few books and discover some new ones. I’ll post about my progress along the way throughout the year.

1. Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

2. Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer

3. Salt: A World History by Mark Kurklansky

4. Collapse: How Societies Choose To Fail Or Succeed by Jared Diamond

5. The Guns of August: The Outbreak of World War I by Barbara W. Tuchman

6. Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton

7. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

8. A People’s History Of The United States, 1492-Present by Howard Zinn

9. Dubliners by James Joyce

10. Tender Is The Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

11. The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton

12. The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

13. The Turn Of The Screw by Henry James

14. Ulysses by James Joyce

15. A Room With A View by E. M. Forster

16. Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

17. Open by Andre Agassi

18. Paradise Lost by John Milton

19. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

20. Confederates in the Attic by Tony Horwitz

21. The Other Civil War: Slavery and Struggle in Civil War America by Howard Zinn

22. Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

23. The Golden Bowl by Henry James

24. An Unfinished Woman by Lillian Hellman

25. This Side Of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

26. From Fjord To Prairie Or, In The New Kingdom by Simen Johnson

27. Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou

28. Intellectuals and Race by Thomas Sowell

29. The American by Henry James

30. On Certainty by Ludwig Wittgenstein

31. The Killing of History: How Literary Critics And Social Theorists Are Murdering Our Past by Keith Windschuttle

32. Hillbilly Elegy, A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J. D. Vance

33. Conquests And Cultures, An International History by Thomas Sowell

34. Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton

35. The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

36. Morgan: American Financier by Jean Strouse

37. Passenger To Tehran by Vita Sackville-West

38. Family History by Vita Sackville-West

39. Museum of the Missing: A History of Art Theft by Simon Houpt

40. Daisy Miller by Henry James

41. The Wings of the Dove by Henry James

42. Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart by Candace Fleming

43. Me: Stories of My Life by Katharine Hepburn

44. The Royal Yacht Britannia: Life On Board The Floating Palace by Andrew Morton

45. Meghan: A Hollywood Princess by Andrew Morton

46. Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President by Candace Millard

47. John Adams by David McCullough

48. Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis

49. Everybody Behaves Badly: The True Story Behind Hemingway’s Masterpiece The Sun Also Rises by Lesley M. M. Blume

50. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

%d bloggers like this: