Best Books of the Year Compilation

Since 2008, WRL Librarian Neil Hollands has been compiling the results of all of the major “best books of the year” lists into an Excel spreadsheet. The list is divided into the categories “General Fiction,” “Mysteries and Thrillers,” “Speculative Fiction,” “Historical Fiction,” “Young Adult Fiction,” “Poetry,” “Graphic Novels,” “Narrative Nonfiction,” “Biographies & Memoirs,” "Romance," and “How-To, Art, Cooking, Home and Garden, and other Instructional Nonfiction.”