Our Favourite Books of 2020 (So Far)

We’re now in the second half of 2020 (can you believe it?!) and we’ve already added so many wonderful books to our shelves with many more to come! To help you finish off your year right, we wanted to share with you some of our favourite books of 2020 (so far) so you can top up your TBR with these amazing reads.


The Marriage Break by Claudia Carroll
The Girls with No Names by Serena Burdick
The Little Bookshop on the Seine by Rebecca Raisin
Followers by Megan Angelo
The Second Midnight by Andrew Taylor
Secret Lives of Mothers and Daughters by Anita Kushwaha
by Eoin Colfer
Home Truths 
by Susan Lewis
The End of the Ocean
 by Maja Lunde

We kicked off the new decade with this amazing books that everyone should read!


The Orphan Thief by Glynis Peters
White Little Lies by Philippa East
The Only Child by Mi-ae Seo
Love, Unscripted by Owen Nicholls
The Other Mrs. by Mary Kubica
Russians Among Us by Gordon Corera

Interestingly not too many rom-coms in February but we did have some amazing thrillers and historical books!


The Birth Yard by Mallory Tater
The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi
Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson
Wine Girl by Victoria James
My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell
The Mirror & The Light by Hilary Mantel
If I Never Met You by Mhairi McFarlane
The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel
Stay Where I Can See You by Katrina Onstad
The Grace Kelly Dress by Brenda Janowitz

March was an action-packed month filled with amazing reads. If you’re not sure what books to read first, I recommend starting with any of these March releases!


If Only by Kate Eberlen
The German Heiress by Anika Scott
The Gilded Cage by Camilla Lackberg
The Lost Orphan by Stacey Halls
Sisters of War by Lana Kortchik
No Going Back by Sheena Kamal
Trust I Never Told You by Kelly Rimmer
Midnight Train to Prague by Carol Windley
Five Little Indians by Michelle Good
The Library of Legends by Janie Chang
The Silent House by Nell Pattison
The German House by Annette Hess
Call Your Daughter Home
 by Deb Spera

In April we had a bunch of new books from some of our favourite authors!


 A Good Marriage by Kimberly McCreight
All We Left Behind by Danielle R. Graham
Truth: A Brief History of Total Bullsh*t by Tom Phillips
Daughter of the Reich by Louise Fein
Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas
The Girl He Left Behind by Beatrice MacNeil
The Queen’s Secret by Karen Harper
Sister Dear by Hannah Mary McKinnon
The Boy Who Followed His Father to Auschwitz by Jeremy Dronfield
Family for Beginners
 by Sarah Morgan
The War Widow 
by Tara Moss

Another great month for books, especially if you enjoy history!


The Guest List by Lucy Foley
The Babysitter by Phoebe Morgan
Broken People by Sam Lansky
The Stranger in the Lake by Kimberly Belle
The Secret Messenger by Mandy Robotham
Stranger Planet by Nathan W. Pyle
The English Wife by Adrienne Chinn
Dark August by Katie Tallo
All My Brother’s Secrets by Terence O’Neill
The Black Swan of Paris
 by Karen Robards

We got so many exciting new thrillers in June as well as some other great new books!

That’s it for our favourite books of 2020 so far! Let us know what books your favourite books of this year have been in the comments below or on Twitter @SavvyReader!

Never stop reading.


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