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Best Books of 2018: Home

Links to lists of best books of the year
                      

See a sampling of "Best Books of 2018"  in the Castleton Library catalog, ready to be checked out!

Best Books of 2018

See lists of best books of the year from editors of the publications below


Check the Vermont State Colleges libraries' catalog to locate or request books.  The Castleton library doesn't own all of the books on the best books lists, but if there are some you think we should purchase, let us know. To borrow an item owned by the Johnson, Lyndon or Hartness libraries, click on "Place Request (Castleton)"  and log in.


Editors' Choices

The 10 Best Books of 2018 from the New York Times

100 Notable Books of 2018 from the New York Times

Best Books of 2018 from Library Journal

Best Books of 2018 from Publisher's Weekly

Booklist Editors' Choice 2018

NPR's Book Concierge Guide to 2018's Great Reads

Best of 2018 from Kirkus     Fiction  |  Nonfiction 


Voters' Choice Awards

GoodReads Choice Awards 2018


Literary Awards

Man Booker Prize

Man Booker International Prize

National Book Award

PEN Literary Awards

Pulitzer Prizes


Kids' Books

Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth 2018

School Library Journal's Best Books 2018

Horn Book Fanfare

2018 Notable Books for Children from the Association for Library Service to Children

Best of 2018 from Kirkus     Picture Books | Middle Grade | Young Adult

Best Books 2018 from Publisher's Weekly     Picture Books | Middle Grade | Young Adult

New York Times Kids' Notables

Interlibrary loan

To request a book not owned by Castleton (for CU students, faculty, staff)

To request a book found in the Library Catalog, but held at another VSC library, click on "Place Request (Castleton)." 

For books not available in the VSC library system, search WorldCat (access from library website or research guide or this link) for the book and click on "Request Item through Interlibrary Loan," or use the Interlibrary Loan Request Form to enter information about the book (you will be prompted to log in to our Interlibrary Loan System using your Portal username and password). Pay attention to your Castleton email for follow-up.


About interlibrary loan policies and procedures

Interlibrary loan supervisor: Franny Ryan at (802) 468-1359

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