We look back over the ten books we read for bookclub in 2020. From Taffy Brodesser-Akner's snappy take on contemporary relationships with Fleishman is in Trouble, to The Memory Police, Yoko Ogawa's carefully considered look at memory and the objects that bring meaning to our lives, we read and discussed a wide range of books that we're delighted to go back and revisit – like seeing old friends. But which will be our book club book of the year?
On the shortlist:
Fleishman is in Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner
Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang
That Glimpse of Truth, 100 of the Finest Short Stories Ever Written
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa
Lanny by Max Porter
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri
Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld
Bonjour Tristesse by Françoise Sagan
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