Phil’s Best Reads of 2020

I decided not to limit myself to ten, because it was too hard. Instead I classified things by category.


Oliver Twist & A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Wingfeather Saga by Andrew Peterson

Manalive by G.K. Chesterton

The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Biography / Memoir:

The Interesting Life of Olaudah Equiano, the African by Olaudah Equiano

America’s Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation by Grant Wacker

Anything You Can Imagine: Peter Jackson and the Making of Middle-Earth by Ian Nathan

Born Again by Charles W. Colson

Cultural Analysis / Criticism:

The Madness of Crowds by Douglas Murray

The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis

Our Secular Age: Ten Years of Reading and Applying Charles Taylor edited by Collin Hansen 

Out of the Ashes: Rebuilding American Culture by Anthony Esolen

The Superstition of Divorce by G.K. Chesterton

Theology & Christian Living

The Whole Christ by Sinclair Ferguson

Fool’s Talk by Os Guinness

He Descended to the Dead by Matthew Emerson

The Expulsive Power of a New Affection by Thomas Chalmers

Mere Fundamentalism by Douglas Wilson

Gentle and Lowly by Dane C. Ortlund


Nein! by Paddy Ashdown

The First Thousand Years by Robert Louis Wilken

The Legacy of the King James Bible by Leland Ryken

Hard to Classify:

Planet Narnia by Michael Ward

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