Books I Read in 2020
This year I manage to read only 16 books from the 19 targeting this year.
This is 2 books more than I read in 2019, but 2 less compared with 2018. I also read 33% from This is happiness by Nial Williams, but I founded so boring even the writing style is good, that I am not sure I will put the effort to finish it.
I managed to read 5005 page, the shortest book being “Unlimited memory” of 136 pages and longest “The secret hours of 608 pages”. Average length in 2020 is 312 pages.
From 16 books, 7 non-fiction, 3 biographies and 6 fictions.
My books ranking this year:
- The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds by Michael Lewis
- “Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!”: Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard P. Feynman
- Black Box Thinking: Why Some People Never Learn from Their Mistakes - But Some Do by Matthew Syed
- Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions by Dan Ariely
- Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong by Eric Barker
- Paradise News by David Lodge
- The Reader by by Bernhard Schlink, Carol Brown Janeway (Translator)
- Unlimited Memory: How to Use Advanced Learning Strategies to Learn Faster, Remember More and be More Productive by Kevin Horsley
- Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being by Martin E.P. Seligman
- Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
- The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon by Brad Stone
- Think Dog: An owner’s guide to canine psychology by John Fisher
- Mrs. Hemingway by Naomi Wood
- The Secret Hours by Santa Montefiore
- The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss
- The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion