Best Books of 2013

Here are my picks for the best books I read in the past year. Note: these are not necessarily the best books published this year, but the best ones that I read.

Best Fiction

The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud

Best YA

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

The Abhorsen Trilogy by Garth Nix

Best Childrens

The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There by Catherynne M. Valente

Best Nonfiction

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg

Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety by Judith Warner

Worst

The Land of Painted Caves by Jean M. Auel

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