A Collection of Best of 2009 Lists
Amazon: Best of 2009
Check out the Top 100 Editors' Picks and the Top 100 Customer Favorites.
New York Times: 100 Notable Books of 2009
The Book Review has made these selections from books reviewed since Dec. 7, 2008.
NPR: Big And Beautiful: Best Gift Books of 2009
"... it lifts the spirit to know that in a time of radical downsizing, publishers remain dedicated to crafting gorgeous and stimulating coffee-table gems."
NPR: The 10 Best Cookbooks Of 2009
"If you're the kind of person who's believed all along that a book can teach you to do anything, congratulations! You were right. With these books you can, if you want, make your own bread, your own pasta, even your own dumplings."