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The Best Books of the Year According to The New York Times

Here are The New York Times' best books of the year — a list featuring five fiction and five nonfiction titles.

The Bestselling Books of the Week, According to NYT, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon

The New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon all have their own bestseller lists. Here are the combined results.

This is Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year for 2022

Every year, Merriam-Webster announces the word that's seen the biggest increase in lookups. Here is their Word of the Year for 2022.

The Best Books of 2022, According to The Washington Post

The Washington Post's Best Books of 2022 has a mix of fiction and nonfiction titles, and are about everything from colonialism to friendship.

Children’s Author Marcus Sedgwick Dies

Celebrated children's author Marcus Sedgwick, who was nominated for more than 30 awards, has passed away unexpectedly.

How To Support the HarperCollins Union During Their Strike

The HarperCollins Union's demands are for better pay, diversity initiatives, and more security for unionized workers.

After 125 Years, This is Brooklyn Public Library’s Most Borrowed Book

Brooklyn Public Library has been celebrating its 125 year anniversary by counting down their 125 most borrowed books of all time.

The Bestselling Books of the Week, According to NYT, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon

The New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Amazon all have their own bestseller lists. Here are the combined results.

This is the Best Book of the Year, According to Barnes and Noble Booksellers

In addition to their top book of the year, Barnes and Noble booksellers also selected a winner for a new award for speculative fiction.

Jamestown Library Defunded (Again) Over LGBTQ Books, Will Likely Close

Jamestown, Michigan seems to have voted that they'd rather have no library at all than one that carries LGBTQ books.