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In 2020, I read over 160 books — an increase of four books over the 2019 total. I suppose when travel is non-existent and any out-of-home activity is limited, a book may be one of the few places of respite. In previous years, It was difficult to narrow down the list of books to five non-fiction and five fiction titles. This year, it was difficult to read, much less, choose five fiction books. I have never struggled to find solace and strength in fiction, but…