Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Chicago Tribune: Christopher Borrelli: The 10 Best Books of 2022

05 December 2022

Glory - NoViolet Bulawayo

Christopher Borrelli: The 10 Best Books of 2022, as published by The Chicago Tribune, in order of authors' names

[see also 2021202020192018]

Plus 10 more notable books and honorable mentions

The Independent: Clarisse Loughrey: The Best Films of 2022

05 December 2022

The Northman - Robert Eggers

Clarisse Loughrey: The Best Films of 2022, as published by The Independent, drawing from films released in the UK over the past year

Vulture: Kathryn VanArendonk: The Best TV of 2022

05 December 2022

Reservation Dogs

Kathryn VanArendonk: The Best TV of 2022, as published by New York Magazine’s Vulture

[see also 202120202019]

Vulture: Roxana Hadadi: The Best TV of 2022

05 December 2022

Andor

Roxana Hadadi: The Best TV of 2022, as published by New York Magazine’s Vulture

[see also 2021]

Vulture: Jen Chaney: The Best TV of 2022

05 December 2022

Severance

Jen Chaney: The Best TV of 2022, as published by New York Magazine’s Vulture

[see also 20212020201920182017]

Polygon: The Best TV Shows of 2022

05 December 2022

Andor

Polygon: The Best TV Shows of 2022

[see also 2021]

The Top 10 TV Shows of 2022

The Best of the Rest

Ringer: The Best TV Shows of 2022

05 December 2022

The Rehearsal

The Ringer: The Best TV Shows of 2022 compiled by Alison Herman and Miles Surrey

[see also 20202018]

Honorable mentions

New Yorker: Richard Brody: The Best Movies of 2022

05 December 2022

Benediction - Terence Davies

Richard Brody: The Best Movies of 2022, as published by The New Yorker

[see also 202120202010s2019201820172016201520122011]

The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2022

05 December 2022

Preacher's Daughter - Ethel Cain

The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2022

[see also 20212020]

Los Angeles Times: Mikael Wood: The 20 Best Albums of 2022

04 December 2022

Renaissance - Beyoncé

Mikael Wood: The 20 Best Albums of 2022, as published by The Los Angeles Times

[see also 2021]

10 more not to be missed, in alphabetical order