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Amazon's Best Books of the Year is a list of best books created yearly by Amazon.com. It is a list of best books picked by Amazon editors and customers. It began in 2000. Customer favorites are ranked according to the number of sales made through October, for books published in that calendar year. The lists are usually announced in early November. The list has garnered attention by media such as The Guardian,[1][2] CBS News[3] and others.[4][5][6][7][8] Best Books of the Year[edit]

2000[9] 2001[10]

Top 25 Editors' Picks.[11] Top 25 Customer Favorites.[12]

2002[13]

Top 50 Editors' Picks.[14] Top 50 Customer Favorites.[15]

2003[16]

Top 50 Editors' Picks.[17] Top 50 Customer Favorites.[18]

2004[19]

Top 50 Editors' Picks.[20] Top 50 Customer Favorites.[21]

2005[22]

Top 50 Editors' Picks.[23] Top 50 Customer Favorites.[24]

2006[25]

Top 50 Editors' Picks.[26] Top 50 Customer Favorites.[27]

2007[28]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[29] Top 100 Customer Favorites.[30]

2008[31]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[32] Top 100 Customer Favorites.[33]

2009[34]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[35] Top 100 Customer Favorites.[36]

2010[37]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[38] Top 100 Customer Favorites.[39]

2011[40][8][7]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[41] Top 100 Customer Favorites.[42]

2012[43][6]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[44]

2013[45]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[46]

2014[47][1]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[48]

2015[49][2][5]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[50]

2016[51][4]

Top 100 Editors' Picks.[52]

2017[53][3]

Top 100 Editor's Picks.[54]

100 Books to Read in a Lifetime[edit] Amazon editors released a list of 100 best books to read in a lifetime.[55][56] References[edit]

^ a b Alison Flood (November 10, 2014). "Everything I Never Told You tops Amazon's 100 best books of 2014". The Guardian. Retrieved November 16, 2017.  ^ a b Alison Flood (November 16, 2015). "Amazon picks Lauren Groff's Fates and Furies as its book of the year". The Guardian. Retrieved December 2, 2015.  ^ a b "Amazon reveals its Best Books of 2017". CBS News. November 8, 2017. Retrieved November 13, 2017.  ^ a b Maryann Yin (November 15, 2016). "Amazon Editors Unveil The Best Books of 2016 List". AdWeek. Retrieved April 28, 2017.  ^ a b Talia Avakian (November 11, 2015). "The 10 best books of the year, according to Amazon". Business Insider. Retrieved December 2, 2015.  ^ a b Stephan Lee (November 12, 2012). "Amazon picks its 10 best books of 2012". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved November 16, 2017.  ^ a b Philiana Ng (December 13, 2011). "Steve Jobs Biography, Tina Fey Memoir Top Amazon's Best-Selling Books of 2011". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 23, 2018.  ^ a b Todd Bishop (November 8, 2011). "Amazon's Best Books list spotlights Prime lending problem". GeekWire. Retrieved November 16, 2017.  ^ "Best of 2000". Amazon.com. 2000. Archived from the original on May 7, 2007. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2001". Amazon.com. 2001. Archived from the original on February 23, 2007. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2001: Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2001. Archived from the original on February 20, 2008. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2001: Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2001. Archived from the original on May 28, 2007. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2002". Amazon.com. 2002. Archived from the original on November 2, 2014. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2002: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2002. Archived from the original on January 2, 2009.  ^ "Best of 2002: Top 50 Customers' Favorites". Amazon.com. 2002. [dead link] ^ "Best of 2003". Amazon.com. 2003. Retrieved May 27, 2016. [dead link] ^ "Best of 2003: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2003. Archived from the original on August 14, 2010.  ^ "Best of 2003: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2003. Archived from the original on November 10, 2007.  ^ "Best of 2004". Amazon.com. 2004. Archived from the original on April 14, 2011. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2004: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2004. Archived from the original on January 22, 2011.  ^ "Best of 2004: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2004. Archived from the original on January 23, 2011.  ^ "Best of 2005". Amazon.com. 2005. Archived from the original on March 20, 2008. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2005: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2005. Archived from the original on January 26, 2008.  ^ "Best of 2005: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2005. Archived from the original on January 25, 2008.  ^ "Best of 2006". Amazon.com. 2006. Archived from the original on April 23, 2008. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2006: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2006. Archived from the original on April 18, 2008.  ^ "Best of 2006: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2006. Archived from the original on December 5, 2007.  ^ "Best of 2007". Amazon.com. 2007. Retrieved May 27, 2016. [dead link] ^ "Best of 2007: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2007. Archived from the original on October 28, 2013.  ^ "Best of 2007: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2007. Archived from the original on June 18, 2015.  ^ "Best of 2008". Amazon.com. 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2009. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2008: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2008. Archived from the original on January 30, 2009.  ^ "Best of 2008: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2008. Archived from the original on January 30, 2009.  ^ "Best of 2009". Amazon.com. 2009. Archived from the original on December 6, 2009. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2009: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2009. Archived from the original on December 14, 2009.  ^ "Best of 2009: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2009. Archived from the original on December 14, 2009.  ^ "Best of 2010". Amazon.com. 2010. Archived from the original on November 7, 2010. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2010: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2010. Archived from the original on November 7, 2010.  ^ "Best of 2010: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2010. Archived from the original on November 9, 2010.  ^ "Best of 2011". Amazon.com. 2011. Archived from the original on December 6, 2011. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2011: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2011. Archived from the original on January 19, 2012.  ^ "Best of 2011: Top 50 Customer Favorites". Amazon.com. 2011. Archived from the original on December 14, 2011.  ^ "Best of 2012". Amazon.com. 2012. Archived from the original on November 28, 2012. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2012: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2012. Archived from the original on November 28, 2012.  ^ "Best of 2013". Amazon.com. 2013. Archived from the original on November 30, 2013. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2013: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2013. Archived from the original on January 2, 2014.  ^ "Best of 2014". Amazon.com. 2014. Archived from the original on November 11, 2014. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2014: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2014.  ^ "Best of 2015". Amazon.com. 2015. Archived from the original on January 1, 2016. Retrieved May 27, 2016.  ^ "Best of 2015: Top 50 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. 2015. Archived from the original on November 13, 2015.  ^ "The Best Books of 2016". Amazon.com. Retrieved April 28, 2017.  ^ "Best of 2016: Top 100 Editor's Picks". Amazon.com. 2016. Archived from the original on December 29, 2016. Retrieved April 28, 2017.  ^ "The Best Books of 2017". Amazon.com. Archived from the original on November 8, 2017. Retrieved November 13, 2017.  ^ "Best of 2017: Top 100 Editors' Picks". Amazon.com. Archived from the original on November 8, 2017. Retrieved November 13, 2017.  ^ "100 Books to Read in a Lifetime". Amazon. Archived from the original on 2017-11-16. Retrieved November 16, 2017.  ^ Dana Sand (February 7, 2014). "Amazon 100 books to read in a lifetime". CNN. Retrieved November 16, 2017. 

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