2020 Favorites

By Liesl's Reads

By Liesl's Reads

Here are some of my favorite reads from 2020 so far!

All the Bright Places

Jennifer Niven

$18.99 $17.47

5/5 - Heartwarming and heartbreaking, at the same time.

The Dutch House

Ann Patchett

$27.99 $25.19

5/5 - Ann Patchett is one of my all-time favorite authors, and this one holds up to the hype. If you enjoy character driven novels, this is for you.

Little Fires Everywhere (Movie Tie-In)

Celeste Ng

$17.00 $15.64

5/5 - I was engrossed in each character's life and all the twists and turns. Read before watching the show.

The Holdout

Graham Moore

$28.00 $25.20

5/5 - A courtroom thriller that takes place a decade after the jury delivers its verdict. Fascinating and enthralling.

Dear Emmie Blue

Lia Louis

$26.00 $23.40

5/5 - My favorite read of 2020, so far, coming out in July. I laughed, I cried, I laughed while crying. Pre-order this one.

Above All Else

Dana Alison Levy

$18.99 $17.47

4/5 - A thrilling adventure of two teens scaling Mt Everest, and how that will impact their relationship with each other. (See my full review on Goodreads for age warning.)

A Heart So Fierce and Broken

Brigid Kemmerer

$18.99 $17.47

4/5 - The second in this YA fantasy series that is a spin on Beauty and the Beast. Read "A Curse So Dark and Lonely" first.

The Map from Here to There

Emery Lord

$17.99 $16.55

4/5 - I became a huge fan of Emery Lord at the end of 2019. This the second book featuring Max and and Paige; read "The Start of Me and You" first.

Good Girls Lie (Original)

J. T. Ellison

$16.99 $15.63

4/5 - A hot book from this year featuring a mystery at an all-girl's boarding school in Virginia. Twisty and intriguing, although predictable by the end.