January

  1. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse, Charlie Mackesy*
  2. Number Go Up, Zeke Faux*
  3. Dread Knight, Sarah Hawke*
  4. The Basic Laws of Human Stupidity, Carlo M. Cipolla

February

  1. Romans in Space, Episode 412, The Rest is History, Tom Holland & Dominic Sandbrook*#
  2. Just William, Richmal Crompton*
  3. Iron Widow, Xiran Jay Zhao*
  4. Empire Podcast, Series 5, Episodes 112–125, Empires of Iran, Part II*#
  5. The Author Blog: Easy Blogging for Busy Authors, Anne R. Allen
  6. Babel, R.F. Kuang*
  7. The Poppy War, R.F. Kuang*
  8. The Complete History & Strategy of Hermès, Season 14, Episode 2, Acquired Podcast*#
  9. Nintendo’s Origins & Nintendo: The Console Wars, Season 14, Episodes 3 & 4, Acquired Podcast*#

March

  1. The Poppy War, R.F. Kuang*
  2. The Dragon Republic, R.F. Kuang*
  3. The Burning God, R.F. Kuang*

April

  1. The Tainted Cup, Robert Jackson Bennett*
  2. Empire Podcast, Series 6, Episodes 128–132, Buddhism*#
  3. Foundryside, Robert Jackson Bennett*
  4. Shorefall, Robert Jackson Bennett*
  5. Locklands, Robert Jackson Bennett*
  6. Schaum’s Outline of French Grammar, Mary Coffman Crocker*
  7. 5BX Plan, The Royal Canadian Air Force*
  8. The Pixar Touch, David A. Price*
  9. Empire Podcast, Series 7, Episodes 133–145, Queens and Empresses*#
  10. The Romance of Lust: A Victorian Erotic Novel, Anonymous
  11. Sherlock & Co. Podcast, Episodes 1–15*#

May

  1. Sherlock & Co. Podcast, Episodes 16–35*#
  2. Empire Podcast, Episodes 148–155, America: The Empire of Liberty*#
  3. The Dagger and the Coin - 01 - The Dragon’s Path, Daniel Abraham*
  4. The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home, Susan Wise Bauer*
  5. The Bed of Procrustes, Nicholas Nassim Taleb*

June

  1. How Git Works, Julia Evans*
  2. The Programmer’s Brain, Felienne Hermans*
  3. The Dagger and the Coin - 02 - The King’s Blood, Daniel Abraham*
  4. The Dagger and the Coin - 03 - The Tyrant’s Law, Daniel Abraham*
  5. The Dagger and the Coin - 04 - The Widow’s House, Daniel Abraham*
  6. The Dagger and the Coin - 05 - The Spider’s War, Daniel Abraham*