ALA - RUSA -
American Library Association, Reference and User Services, Notable Books for Adults, Lists: 2000-current year. (use their menus and search tool for specific years or topics)
Wikipedia - List of Literary Awards -
Worldwide, many languages, includes science fiction and children's sections. The American Literature
section includes winners of about 40 different Awards, Medals, and Prizes.
Los Angeles Times Books - Sunday
Book Review section with links to previous reviews, book calendar, lots more.
Los Angeles Times Book Prize Winners on Wikipedia -
includes Biography, Current Interest, Fiction, History, Mystery/Thriller,
Science and Technology, Poetry, Young Adult Fiction, and The Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction.
New York Times Books - Reviews, first
chapters, best sellers in various categories. Scroll down to "Browsing Books" for Editors Choice, and Best Books.
Use the search function or click on selections from the list below.
|Some pages from the New York Times:
Notable Books, 2008
Notable Books, 2007
Notable Books, 2006
Notable Books, 2005
Notable Books, 2004
Editors' Choice, 2003
Notable Books, 2000
Notable Books, 1999, Fiction
|Editors' Choice, 1998
Editors' Choice, 1997
Editors' Choice, 1996
Editors' Choice, 1995
Editors' Choice, 1994
Editors' Choice, 1993
Editors' Choice, 1992
Editors' Choice, 1991
Editors' Choice, 1990
|Editors' Choice, 1989
Editors' Choice, 1988
Editors' Choice, 1987
Editors' Choice, 1986
Editors' Choice, 1985
Editors' Choice, 1984
Editors' Choice, 1983
Editors' Choice, 1982
Washington Post Best Fiction of 2006. Other years available, registration required.
New York Review of Books - classics in many categories.
Library Journal or go directly to their
"Best Books of the Year" for: 2009, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003,
or use their search program to find another year.
The Mystery Writers of America -
Edgar Awards and nominees, Raven Awards, for writers and readers.
The Dashiell Hammett Awards -
the website has interesting links at the bottom.