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.

Poetry

Hyperallergic: Our Favorite Poetry Books of 2020

29 December 2020

Hyperallergic: Our Favorite Poetry Books of 2020, compiled by Albert Mobilio and John Yau

Boston Globe: Best Poetry of 2020

22 December 2020

The Boston Globe: Best Poetry of 2020

Elisa Gabbert: The Best Poetry of 2020

12 December 2020

Elisa Gabbert: The Best Poetry of 2020, as published by The New York Times, "several collections that I wasn’t able to write about in full or otherwise feel deserve more attention"

Publishers Weekly: Best Poetry Books of 2020

04 December 2020

Publishers Weekly: Best Poetry Books of 2020

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2012]

David Gutowski: Favorite Poetry Collections of 2020

04 December 2020

David Gutowski: Favorite Poetry Collections of 2020, as posted to Largehearted Boy

Library Journal: Best Poetry of 2020

01 December 2020

Library Journal: Best Poetry of 2020

[see also 2019, 2016]

Troy Jollimore: Best Poetry Collections of 2020

30 November 2020

Troy Jollimore: Best Poetry Collections of 2020, as published by The Washington Post

Guardian: Best Poetry Books of 2020

28 November 2020

The Guardian: Best Poetry Books of 2020

New York Public Library: Top 10 Poetry Books of 2020

24 November 2020

New York Public Library: Top 10 Poetry Books of 2020

[see also 2019]

Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2019

05 January 2020

Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2019

[see also 2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2012]