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Favorite books in 2022

My favorite reads last year, in the order I read them (and I won’t go into detail on these because I’ve already written about them in earlier posts):


  • The Golden Thread, by Kassia St. Clair
  • The Cubans, by Anthony DePalma
  • The Dawn of Everything, by David Graeber & David Wengrow
  • Stretching the Heavens, by Terryl L. Givens
  • This Changes Everything, by Naomi Klein
  • The Invention of Nature, by Andrea Wulf
  • The Sixth Extinction, by Elizabeth Kolbert
  • The Plantagenets, by Dan Jones
  • How the Word Is Passed, by Clint Smith
  • Human Errors, by Nathan H. Lents
  • I Wish I’d Been There, edited by Byron Hollinshead
  • Extra Life, by Steven Johnson


  • Ring Shout, by P. Djèlí Clark
  • Network Effect, by Martha Wells
  • The Curse of Chalion, by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Binti, by Nnedi Okorafor
  • The Hands of the Emperor, by Victoria Goddard
  • Babel, by R. F. Kuang
  • Ogres, by Adrian Tchaikovsky