NYT: The Top 10 Books of 2018 The Ten Best Books of 2018 The editors of The Times Book Review chose the best fiction and nonfiction titles this year. Check out the full list at The Times Book Review. Congratulations to Tommy Orange (There, There) and Esi Edugyan (Washington Black), both of whom had Book of the Month selections in 2018. To read see all twelve of our picks, click here. © Literary Affairs, 2005-2019. All Rights Reserved.