Compiling a “best of the best” list for 2013 fiction as critics post their favorites:
The Goodread’s Choice Award for Best Fiction of 2013 is And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini. Amazon’s editors chose The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. Publisher’s Weekly leads with Sea of Hooks, a novel by Lindsay Hill. The New York Times Book Review chose Americanah and The Flamethrowers as well as The Goldfinch. New Yorker contributing writers posted their favorites here.
I’ll continue to update as more critics chime in. Then, there’s a lot of catch-up reading to do!