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.

Publishers Weekly

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Lists

  • Publishers Weekly: 10 Best Books of 2018
  • Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2018
  • Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2017
  • Publishers Weekly: 10 Best Books of 2017
  • Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2016
  • Publishers Weekly: 10 Best Books of 2016
  • Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2012
  • Publishers Weekly: 10 Best Books of 2012
  • Publishers Weekly: Best Books of 2011