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Books of the Year 2020
Chosen by The Reading Agency staff, our Books of the Year list features some of our favourite new publications from 2020, including the 2020 Quick Reads series, short and engaging books for adult readers. You can download e-books through apps such as Libby from OverDrive and BorrowBox. Let us know what you think of the books on Twitter and Instagram using @readingagency and #BooksOfTheYear.
We’ve collected together some of our previous booklists on a variety of themes and topics. Take a look to find your next read.