Becky Wade

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Becky Wade is an author and professional long-distance runner who lives, trains, and writes in Boulder, Colorado. A native of Dallas, Texas and a graduate of Rice University, she is a U.S. Junior National Champion, a four-time All-American, a four-time Olympic Trials participant, and the winner of her debut marathon, the 2013 California International Marathon.

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What I Read in 2020

My ten-year mission to read a book a week (on average) continues! Unlike last year, 2020 was not a year to overachieve; I just squeaked by with 52 books, and am plenty satisfied with that. My average over four years is now 53 books / year, not leaving me a ton of wiggle room for 2021.





Here is everything I read this year, starting with the most recent. Keep scrolling to learn which ones I loved most

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