See a list of books in the library catalog from the editors' choices below that the CU library has purchased, ready to check out or on order.
Or search the library's catalog to see if we have a copy of a book you find on these lists.
Check the library catalog to locate or request books. The Castleton library doesn't own all of the books on the best books lists, but if is one you think we should purchase, let us know by emailing email@example.com. To borrow an item owned by the Johnson, Lyndon or Hartness libraries, click on "Place Request (Castleton)" and log in. See the box on the right about requesting from other libraries.
The 10 Best Books of 2022 from the New York Times
100 Notable Books of 2022 from the New York Times
The 10 Best Books of 2022 from the Washington Post
Best Books of 2022 from Library Journal
Best Books of 2022 from Publisher's Weekly
Books We Love from National Public Radio (NPR)
Best of 2022 from Kirkus (pdf of magazine) Fiction | Nonfiction
New York Public Library's Best Books of 2022
Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction
The Booker International Prize
National Book Award Fiction | Nonfiction
Nobel Prize for Literature 2022
Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth 2022
School Library Journal's Best Books 2022
Horn Book Fanfare
Best Illustrated Books from the New York Times
Boston Globe–Horn Book Award winners
2022 Notable Books for Children from the Association for Library Service to Children
Best of 2022 from Kirkus (pdf of magazine) Picture Books | Middle Grade | Young Adult
Best Books 2022 from Publisher's Weekly Picture Books | Middle Grade | Young Adult
Best Children’s Books of 2022 from the New York Times
National Book Award for Young People's Literature
Ultimate Best Books of 2022 List from LitHub.com
"Reading All the Lists So You Don't Have to Since 2017"
Online "Best of 2022" Book Lists from Largehearted Boy
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.
Questions about interlibrary loan policies and procedures?
Michele Perry at (802) 468-1343