Reading List: Third Quarter 2020

I read 15 books in the summer quarter, possibly a record (one of them was novella length, and one was a clunker, which kind of even out). For the first time, more than half of my reading was by women authors, and half was not science fiction. Having discovered Alix Harrow, Sarah Pinsker, Hank Green, and an old pre-Culture Iain Banks, it was one of the best non-summer summers ever, and mentally cemented the value of sitting quietly with a good book and good coffee (or in the case of my Atlantic City beach reading, a pepper and egg from White House Subs and a bag of biscotti ends from Formica…