Year-End Lists

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

2014 Books

Jane Ciabattari: The 10 Best Books of 2014

23 December 2014

Jane Ciabattari: The 10 Best Books of 2014 as published by BBC Culture

[see also 201620152013]

Powell's Books: Best Fiction of 2014

12 December 2014

Powell's Books: Best Fiction of 2014

[see also The 14 Best Nonfiction Books of 2021The 18 Best Novels of 2021Best Fiction of 2020Best Nonfiction of 2020Best Fiction of 2019Best Nonfiction of 2019Best Fiction of 2018Best Nonfiction of 2018Best Nonfiction of 2017Best Fiction of 2017Best Fiction of 2016Best Nonfiction of 2016Best Nonfiction Books of 2015Best Fiction Books of 2015Best Nonfiction of 2014]

Powell's Books: Best Nonfiction of 2014

11 December 2014

Powell's Books: Best Nonfiction of 2014

[see also The 14 Best Nonfiction Books of 2021The 18 Best Novels of 2021Best Fiction of 2020Best Nonfiction of 2020Best Fiction of 2019Best Nonfiction of 2019Best Fiction of 2018Best Nonfiction of 2018Best Nonfiction of 2017Best Fiction of 2017Best Fiction of 2016Best Nonfiction of 2016Best Nonfiction Books of 2015Best Fiction Books of 2015Best Fiction of 2014]

New York Times: The 10 Best Books of 2014

04 December 2014

The New York Times: The 10 Best Books of 2014

[see also 100 Notable Books of 2021The 10 Best Books of 2020100 Notable Books of 2020100 Notable Books of 2019The 10 Best Books of 201910 Best Books of 2018100 Notable Books of 2018100 Notable Books of 201710 Best Books of 201710 Best Books of 201610 Best Books of 2015The 10 Best Books of 2013100 Notable Books of 201210 Best Books of 2012100 Notable Books of 2011Ten Best Books of 2011]

Fiction

Nonfiction

Chicago Public Library: Top Ten Books of 2014

01 December 2014

Chicago Public Library: Top Ten Books of 2014

[see also 2021202020192018201720162015]

Washington Post: The Ten Best Books of 2014

20 November 2014

The Washington Post: The Ten Best Books of 2014

[see also 50 Notable Works of Nonfiction in 202150 Notable Works of Fiction in 2021The 10 Best Books of 202110 Best Books of 202050 Notable Works of Nonfiction in 202050 Notable Works of Fiction in 2020Best Books of 201910 Best Books of 2018100 Notable Books of 201810 Best Books of 2017The 10 Best Books of 201610 Best Books of 2015Top 10 Books of 2013The 10 Best Books of 2012]