Bookriot‘s Must-Read Indie books of the year.
Buzzfeed‘s best book covers of 2014
Buzzfeed‘s best fiction
Entertainment Weekly‘s best animation of the year
Flavorwire‘s best academic publisher books
This year’s Goodreads Choice Awards winners.
The Millions‘s year in reading
Nashville Public Library‘s best books of the year
NPR‘s Book Concierge
NY Times 100 notable books of the year
The Volta‘s best books of the year
Ethical space exploration (Wired, 11/20)
The Gay Wing of LA County jail. (LA Weekly, 11/18)
What is a serious comic book reader? (Comic Book Resources, 12/3)
William Friedkin loved The Babadook. (The Guardian, 12/2)
Gabino Iglesias asks if this is a golden age for independent literature. (Revolution John, 12/3)
Remember Matisyahu? (Noisey, 12/2)
Lincoln Michel asks if this was “the year of the debut.” (Electric Literature, 12/3)
All Dogs Go to Heaven is terrifying. (PopWatch, 11/17)
Behind the scenes photos from Star Wars (Dorkly, 11/18)
What an old gator! (World News Daily Report, 11/24)
“45 Gifts for Book Lovers Who Never Max Out Their TBR Pile” (Bustle, 12/2)
Board Game Geek‘s holiday gift guide
The Morning News offers some board game gift suggestions.
Ploughshares‘s gift guide for tv-obsessed readers.
Tiny Cartridge‘s gift guide