- School Library Journal compiles several lists including Best Fiction, Best Nonfiction, Best Picture Books, Top Graphic Novels, Top Latino-themed Books, Best Adult Books 4 Teens, and even Top DVDs and Apps of 2013.
- Kirkus has a slew of book recommendations including Best Children's Books, Best Teen Books, and Adult Fiction and Nonfiction.
- The New York Times lists 100 Notable Books for adults and fewer than 100 for children. Also, they list the 10 Best Illustrated Children's Books.
- Librarians of middle grade readers should definitely check out Tween Recommended Reads from ALSC.
- NPR has an interesting taggable collection of lists that combines a slew of genre book lists, Kids' Books, Comics and Graphic Novels, and Young Adult Books. Just trust me and check this one out; it's pretty cool.
- NYPL put together a similar interface listing the top 100 Children's Books for Reading and Sharing.
- Publishers Weekly lists include Children's Picture, Children's Fiction, Children's Nonfiction, Comics, and a range of adult books.
Did I miss any? (This is mostly a joke, I'm quite sure I've missed some.) Please add your favorite "best of" list in the comments. Happy reading and we'll see you in 2014!