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.

2020 Books

Shondaland: The Best Books of 2020

29 December 2020

Shondaland: The Best Books of 2020

Electric Lit: Favorite Nonfiction Books of 2020

28 December 2020

Electric Lit: Favorite Nonfiction Books of 2020

[see also Favorite Novels of 2020, 15 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019, 15 Best Novels of 2019]

Electric Lit: Favorite Novels of 2020

28 December 2020

Electric Lit: Favorite Novels of 2020

[see also Favorite Nonfiction Books of 2020, 15 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019, 15 Best Novels of 2019]

Claire Fallon: The Best Books of 2020

28 December 2020

Claire Fallon: The Best Books of 2020, as published by Huffington Post

[see also 2018]

Vogue: The Best Books of 2020

26 December 2020

Vogue: The Best Books of 2020

[see also 2019]

Refinery29: Best Books of 2020

22 December 2020

Refinery29: Best Books of 2020

Boston Globe: Best Books of 2020

22 December 2020

The Boston Globe: Best Books of 2020

Vanity Fair: The 15 Best Books of 2020

19 December 2020

Vanity Fair: The 15 Best Books of 2020

Barack Obama: Favorite Books of 2020

17 December 2020

Barack Obama: Favorite Books of 2020, as posted to Twitter

[see also 2019, 2018]

Katy Waldman: My Favorite Fiction of 2020

17 December 2020

Katy Waldman: My Favorite Fiction of 2020, as published by The New Yorker

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017]