Best Books of 2020

The New York Times


New York Public Library


Chicago Public Library


The Boston Globe

Time Magazine

  • Obit by Victoria Chang (Copper Canyon Press)

Oprah Magazine

Library Journal

Kirkus Reviews

Publishers Weekly

Literary Hub

  • The Drive by Yair Assulin, trans. Jessica Cohen (New Vessel Press)

Paris Review


  • DMZ Colony by Don Mee Choi (Wave Books)
  • The Shore by Mark Nealon (Wave Books)
  • Social Poetics by Mark Nowak (Coffee House Press)

Evanston Public Library



American Indians in Children’s Literature


Air & Space Magazine

Kenyon Review

Carnegie Endowment

  • Untraceable by Sergei Lebedev, trans. Antonina W. Bouis (New Vessel Press)

Independent Book Review

Largehearted Boy

Mother Jones

Penn Graduate School of Education

  • Okapi Tale by Jacob Kramer, illus. K-Fai Steele (Enchanted Lion Books)

The Globe and Mail

Baby Librarians

  • Izzy and Frank by Katrina Lehman, illus. Sophie Beer (Scribe/Scribble)
  • Who’s Your Real Mom? by Bernadette Green and Anna Zobel (Scribe/Scribble)
  • Howl by Kat Patrick, illus. Evie Barrow (Scribe/Scribble)

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