Best Books 2020

In a year that many would call one of the worst in recent memory, we were still rewarded with great books. The LJ Best Books of 2020 gathers 144 titles across 15 categories to help get libraries and readers through to better days. Comfort reads mix with fresh new perspectives in this selection of outstanding titles published in 2020.

View the Best Books list as a downloadable spreadsheet

 

 


Crime Fiction


Horror


Literary Fiction


Pop Fiction

 


Romance


SF/Fantasy


Short Stories

 


World Literature


Arts


Biography & Memoir


Cooking & Food

 


Poetry


Science & Technology

 


Social Sciences


Graphic Novels

 

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