Here is a running list of the books I’ve read in 2020. These include physical books, e-books, audio books, and the occasional Great Courses lecture series.

To see my review of a particular book, click on the month under which it appears.


1. Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

2. Why Church History Matters by Robert F. Rea

3. The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis

4. Long Before Luther by Nathan Busenitz

5. Ancient Greek Civilization by Professor Jeremy McInerney (The Great Courses)

6. II Samuel for You by Tim Chester

7. The Vikings by Kenneth W Harl (Great Courses)


8. 1066: The Year that Changed Everything by Jennifer Paxton (Great Courses)

9. The Emperor’s Soul by Brandon Sanderson

10. Escape from Rome by Walter Scheidel

11. Foolishness to the Greeks: The Gospel and Western Culture by Lesslie Newbigin

12. The Anabaptist Story by William R. Estep

13. The Pioneers by David McCullough

14. The Ancient Canaanites, Hittites, and Ancient Israel by Captivating History (several authors)


15. Prince Caspian by C.S. Lewis

16. Reason, Faith, and the Struggle for Western Civilization by Samuel Gregg

17. A Little Book for New Philosophers by Paul Copan

18. The Last Lion: Visions of Glory by William Manchester


19. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis

20. The Life of David by A.W. Pink

21. The Last Lion: Alone by William Manchester

22. The Iliad by Homer

23. Evangellyfish by Doug Wilson

24. The Silver Chair by C.S. Lewis

25. Myth and Meaning in Jordan Peterson: A Christian Perspective compiled by Ron Dart


26. Beren and Lúthien by J.R.R. Tolkein, compiled and edited by Christopher Tolkein

27. The Last Battle by C.S. Lewis

28. O Silêncio dos Intelectuais (The Silence of the Intellectuals) compiled by Adauto Novaes

29. The Great and Holy War by Philip Jenkins

30. Down the Long Hills by Louis L’Amour

31. Unveiling the Kings of Israel by David Down


32. The Last Lion: Defender of the Realm by William Manchester and Paul Reid

33. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkein


34. Land of Hope: An Invitation to the Great American Story by Wilfred M. McClay

35. The Sand Sea by Michael McClellan

36. The Age of Faith by Will Durant

37. The Glory and the Dream by William Manchester

38. Dreams of El Dorado by H.W. Brands

39. Westward the Tide by Louis L’Amour


40. The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson

41. Mistborn Secret History by Brandon Sanderson

42. The Cross of Christ by John Stott

43. Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism by George M. Marsden

44. Crusaders by Dan Jones


45. Exercise of Power by Robert M. Gates

46. Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

47. The Writer’s Journey by Christopher Vogler

48. They Knew they were Pilgrims by John G. Turner

49. O Nascimento da Filosofia (The Birth of Philosophy) by Giorgio Colli


50. 1939: A People’s History of the Coming of the Second World War by Frederick Taylor

51. A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr.

52. Operation Chastise by Max Hastings

53. Ride, Sally, Ride by Doug Wilson

54. God’s Hand on America: Divine Providence in the Modern Era by Michael Medved

55. Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson.

56. Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke


57. Introdução ao Filosofar (Introduction to Filosophizing) by Berg M. Bornheim

58. Ideas Have Consequences by Richard M. Weaver

59. Out of the Silent Planet by C. S. Lewis

60. The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson

61. The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander


62. An Introduction to Greek Philosophy (The Great Courses) by David Roochnik

63. Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson

64. Last Stand by Nathanael Philbrick

65. New Testament Greek for Beginners by J. Gresham Machen

66. Perelandra by C.S. Lewis

67. A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell

68. A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle


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