Top Books of 2020

Brian’s 20 Top Books of 2020

Have you cracked open a good book lately? Learn about the world around you in many different subjects by perusing some best sellers of 2020 and popular timeless titles.

My 20 Top Books of 2020 include many niches such as real estate, health, education, finance, mortgages, history and more! Let out your inner bookwork and work your brain muscles by trying out one of these titles today.

1. The Intelligent Investor: the Definitive Book on Value Investing by Benjamin Graham

While originally published in 1949, Graham’s work is still a best seller on Amazon to this day because of his timeless thoughts on modern day market conditions and how to tread through them.

Journalist, Jason Zweig annotated the 2006 revised edition. It is now a cross analysis of how handling market conditions is the same in Graham’s 20th century experience as in today’s 21st century experience.

Graham’s financial principles for investing and saving your money will guide you through to your financial success.

2. Social Media Marketing 2020 by Robert Miller

Next on the list is Social Media Marketing 2020: Influencer Advertising: Master the Art of Becoming an Influencer of Millions on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter – Top Hacks & Secrets for Growing a Business Brand.

Woah, that was a mouthful! But this book contains much needed information for your financial success as a social media influencer.

If you want to become a small business owner, your presence on social media matters! Get informed on the social media trends that an contribute to your small business success once you capitalize on these opportunities.

3. Property Management Kit for Dummies by Robert Griswold

Do you want to become a landlord of your old house or an apartment complex? The Property Management Kit for Dummies will give you the tools and resources you need to get the living space properly fixed up and ready for move in, maintaining a professional relationship with your tenant(s), and operating your renting operation within lawful standards.

Renting out one or more home can be a side hustle or a full-time job for you. The choice is yours!

4. Declutter Your Mind by SJ Scott

It’s time to reframe your mindset. As you go through life’s challenges, it can be hard to get out a rut feeling that these problems will go on forever. Read this book to transform your mind to think more positive thoughts and increase your optimism.

5. Everything Under the Sun: A Family Doctor’s Reflections on Life, Love, Loss and Renewed Hope in Medicine by Bruce Rowe, MD

Dr. Rowe’s poignant reflections on his life as a family physician helps other doctors relate to him through their medical work. Whether you are a doctor or just someone who wants to learn more about case studies in general medicine, you will enjoy this personal yet informational account.

6. Official SAT Study Guide by College Board

This is another best selling book on Amazon! Prepare for your college journey the right way by using this Official SAT Study Guide to get ready for all the curveballs this vital exam could throw at you. While College Board’s website provides some practice tests, get the full experience with the 2018 study guide.

7. Cracking the SAT with 5 Practice Tests, 2020 Edition by the Princeton Review

Supplement your SAT preparation by investing in this book as well. Through your preparation stages, there are 5 practice tests you can choose from to give you a full SAT test taking experience before the real thing. When it comes to test preparation, there is no such thing as too much practice!

8. How to Day Trade for a Living by Andrew Aziz

How to Day Trade for a Living: A Beginner’s Guide to Trading Tools and Tactics, Money Management, Discipline and Trading Psychology helps beginning investors learn how the ropes of day trading. This best seller helps you to learn to analyze stock market trends, know when to trade your stocks, and create your trading strategy. This is another side hustle you can do to build your financial portfolio.

5. Graber and Wilbur’s Family Medicine Examination and Board Review, Fifth Edition

Students and practitioners will enjoy this guide on everything there is to know about family medicine. Serve your clients confidently with a thorough knowledge of health conditions and how to treat them at your practice.

10. The New Rules of Aging Well: A Simple Program for Immune Resilience, Strength, and Vitality by Frank Lipman, MD and Danielle Carlo

Are you afraid you will have many health problems in your old age? Feel rest assured that you will age in good health by reading this book. Learn how to build a stronger immune system with a healthful diet, enough sleep, and mindful physical and emotionally based daily habits.

11. Instant Loss: Eat Real, Lose Weight: How I Lost 125 Pounds―Includes 100+ Recipes

Williams’ best selling cook book is a personal account of how she was able to lose weight with sensible eating and portion control. Even cookbooks are an educational experience to learn new recipes and how to maintain a healthy and balanced diet.

12. Make-Ahead Baby Food Cookbook: Meal Plans and Recipes for Every Stage

If you are a parent, the transition from formula or nursing to table foods can be tricky experience for you and your little one. Get step-by-step guidance on handling the transition along with healthy recipes for every stage from infancy to toddlerhood. Save money by making your own baby food at home with these delicious recipes sure to please your cute tyke.

13. The Loan Officer’s Handbook for Success by Steven Driscoll

Loan officers at your mortgage lending company will appreciate this thorough training manual on how to determine potential home owner’s eligibility for home loans. Aspiring home owners could even peruse this manual to get ready for the mortgage loan meeting. Nice way to score brownie points!

14. Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II’s Greatest Rescue Mission by Hampton Sides

Sides recounts the dangerous mission of 121 soldiers bypassing Phillipine enemy lines in World War II. Their mission was to travel 30 miles on foot to rescue 513 POWs. Get a vivid and engaging history lesson by reading this best selling account.

15. Strong Women: 15 Biographies of Influential Women History Overlooked

Sure, you know about Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. But have you heard about Kate Warne and Marsha P. Johnson? Get your next engaging lesson about women’s history by reading this recently published book.

16. Black Lives and Spatial Matters by Jodi Rios

Released just in June 2020, Rios highlights the Black Lives Matter movement and how government and legal officials look to using political, economic, or legal means to solve the problem. Learn the root of the problem as to why this movement still continues even after the Emancipation Proclamation.

17. Do Black Lives Matter To God?: Black Characters of Purpose in Scripture by Jefferson D. Edwards

Learn how God sees people of color in the Bible as Edwards delves into the scripture and analyzes the treatment of colored individuals versus modern day events. This pairs well while reading Black Lives and Spatial Matters by Jodi Rios.

18. Relationship with Myself: Finding the treasure Within by S.C. Wise

Understand importance of self-worth and self-esteem in your personal life by reading S.C. Wise’s autobiographical account of her journey to accepting herself and conquering those who have hurt or abandoned her.

19. What to Expect the First Year by Heidi Murkoff

What to Expect is a popular parenting series for first-time parents. Babies grow their quickest from infancy to age 1. Learn about the stages of development, the potential challenges you and your little one could face, and the ways you can care for and educate your little one even while so young.

20. Boundaries Updated and Expanded Version: When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend

It feels bad to say “no” to someone. But you cannot do everything for everyone. Know your limitations and put your needs first so you can be at your best when you go to help others. Read this book to learn more!


I hope you enjoyed my 20 Top Books of 2020 list. Now go and read, read, read! I can hear your brain already cheering for joy at the receipt of all this knowledge to come.

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