Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

2018 Books

San Francisco Chronicle: Top 10 Books of 2018

29 December 2018

The San Francisco Chronicle: Top 10 Books of 2018

[see also 100 Recommended Books of 2018, 100 Recommended Books of 2016, Top 10 Books of 2016, Top 10 Books of 2015]

Laura Winnick: 10 Best Books of 2018

29 December 2018

Laura Winnick: 10 Best Books of 2018, as published by Broadly

O Magazine: 15 Best Books of 2018

28 December 2018

O, The Oprah Magazine: 15 Best Books of 2018

[see also 2017]

Barack Obama: Favorite Books of 2018

28 December 2018

Barack Obama: Favorite Books of 2018, as posted to Facebook

Entropy: Best Books of 2018

26 December 2018

Entropy: Best Books of 2018, Fiction and Non-Fiction, "in no particular order" but numbered as follows.

[see also 2017]

    Fiction

    Non-Fiction

  1. various authors
  2. various authors