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.

Electric Lit


  • Electric Lit: 15 Best Novels of 2019
  • Electric Lit: 15 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019
  • Christina Orlando: 14 Unmissable Poetry Books from 2019