2017 Best Books of the year

One of the most enjoyable activities this time of year is perusing Best of the Year lists and I’m already gathering an excellent reading list for 2018. We’ve collected some links for you – feel free to add your own links in the comments!

The Guardian has a great selection of Best Books articles, dividing books into categories such as the best music books, best books on sports, and favourite reads as chosen by scientists, as well as all your favourite categories:

https://www.theguardian.com/books/bestbooksoftheyear

Goodreads - One of my favourite go-to places for books is my Goodreads account and here are the results of their 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards, described as the only major book awards decided by readers. You may require an account to view.

https://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-books-2017

BBC - Jane Ciabattari of the BBC Shares her top 10 books of 2017-12-25

http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20171213-the-10-best-books-of-2017

CBC’s Best of Canadian Books

http://www.cbc.ca/books/the-best-books-of-2017-1.4463733

And Best International Fiction

http://www.cbc.ca/books/the-best-international-fiction-of-2017-1.4453640

New York Times - The year’s top 10 books, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/books/review/10-best-books-2017.html?_r=0

League of Canadian Poets 2017’s Top 10 most notable poetry collections.

http://poets.ca/2017/12/21/10-must-read-books-of-2017/

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