2020 Beat the Backlist

If you’d like to check out all the info on the challenge, you can check that out here ~ Beat the Backlist 2020.

Any genre, any format, any length.
Any book published in 2019 or earlier is fair game.
Re-reads count. And you don’t have to own the book!

I thought it would be interesting to break down my reads per year for this one.


American Royals by Katharine McGee
Awakening Autumn by Lora Richardson
The Beast of Beswick by Amalie Howard
A Billion Times No by Kenzie Reed
The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman
A Bride for the Viscount’s Cold Son by Audrey Ashwood
Broken Knight by L.J. Shen
The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams
Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa by Nancy Naigle
Defy Me by Tahereh Mafi
The Dressmaker’s Gift by Fiona Valpy
The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell
Finale by Stephanie Garber
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary
The Friend Zone by Abby Jimenez
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White
The Guy on the Left by Kate Stewart
The Kingdom of Copper by S.A. Chakraborty
Love Lettering by Kate Clayborn
The Marriage Clock by Zara Raheem
Master of Revenge by Sienna Snow
Parental Guidance by Avery Flynn
Pretty Reckless by L.J. Shen
Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin
Shadow Me by Tahereh Mafi
Storm and Fury by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Summer of ’69 by Elin Hilderbrand
Truly Madly Royally by Debbie Rigaud
Twice in a Blue Moon by Christina Lauren
Vanishing Summer by Lora Richardson
What the Wind Knows by Amy Harmon


An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
Between Ice and Frost by Milly Taiden
The Billionaire’s Wake-Up-Call Girl by Annika Martin
Christmas in Evergreen by Nancy Naigle
The Convent’s Secret by C.J. Archer
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
Hot Mess by Emma Hart
Josh & Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren
The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James
Long Shot by Kennedy Ryan
The Lost Sisters by Holly Black
Love and Other Words by Christina Lauren
My Dear Hamilton by Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren
Obsidio by Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman
One Day in December by Josie Silver
The Ones Who Got Away by Roni Loren
Perfect Love Story by Natasha Madison
Pride by Ibi Zoboi
The Proposal by Jasmine Guillory
Queen of Air and Darkness by Cassandra Clare
Restore Me by Tahereh Mafi
Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa
The Simple Wild by K.A. Tucker
Skyward by Brandon Sanderson
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
Timid by Devney Perry
Trapped in Paradise by Lizzy Grey
What He Doesn’t Know by Kandi Steiner
#TheRealCinderella by Yesenia Vargas


99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne
The Apothecary’s Poison by C.J. Archer
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden
Dating You Hating You by Christina Lauren
Devil in Spring by Lisa Kleypas
Etched in Bone by Anne Bishop
Flow by Kennedy Ryan
Forever Right Now by Emma Scott
Grip by Kennedy Ryan
Immortal Fire by Annette Marie
Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare
The Magician’s Diary by C.J. Archer
Most Eligible Billionaire by Annika Martin
Running Mate by Katie Ashley
Sex Symbol by Laurelin Paige
The Traitor’s Kiss by Erin Beaty
The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend


The Beast by J.R. Ward
The Fire Between High & Lo by Brittainy C. Cherry
Franco by Kim Holden
Gemina by Jay Kristoff & Amie Kaufman
The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch
The Mapamaker’s Apprentice by C.J. Archer
Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop
Marrying Winterborne by Lisa Kleypas
Red Winter by Annette Marie
Royal by Winter Renshaw
The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata
Too Late by Colleen Hoover


The Air He Breathes by Brittainy C. Cherry
Barbarian Alien by Ruby Dixon
Between the Notes by Sharon Huss Roat
Blood Kiss by J.R. Ward
Cold-Hearted Rake by Lisa Kleypas
Every Last Breath by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Gus by Kim Holden
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
Wrong by Jana Aston


Beneath This Mask by Meghan March
Elizabeth Is Missing by Emma Healey
Fallen Fourth Down by Tijan
Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Stone Cold Touch by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Unite Me by Tahereh Mafi
White Hot Kiss by Jennifer L. Armentrout


Addicted to You by Krista & Becca Ritchie
The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
Written in Red by Anne Bishop


Anya’s Ghost by Vera Brosgol
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern


The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows


Good Omens by Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett


The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom


The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank


The Call of the Wild by Jack London


Lady Susan by Jane Austen


Emma by Jane Austen


Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen


Hamlet by William Shakespeare

Happy Reading,