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Best of 2014

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Hello, dear readers- what a wonderful year it has been! We shared our full list of beautiful 2014 books in this post, and now we’d like to proudly share the year-end best-of lists these fine titles have found themselves on:

Hello, dear readers- what a wonderful year it has been! We shared our full list of beautiful 2014 books in this post, and now we’d like to proudly share the year-end best-of lists these fine titles have found themselves on:

Ant Colony by Michael DeForge

AV Club – Best Comics of 2014
Amazon – Best Books of the Year: Comics & Graphic Novels
Comic Book Resources – Top 100 Comics of 2014
The Globe and Mail – The Globe 100: The Best Books of 2014 
Herald Scotland – Graphic Content: The Best of 2014
Huge Tiny Mistake – The 10 Best Graphic Novels of 2014
Mental Floss – The 25 Most Interesting Comics of 2014
National Post – Top 2,014 Things of 2014: 20 Books 
Nerdist – Holiday Gift Guide 2014 
Paste – The 25 Best Comics of 2014 
Publishers Weekly – PW Comics World’s 2014 Critics Poll
Quill and Quire – Books of the Year 2014 
Robot 6 / Comic Book Resources – Favorite Comics of 2014
Vancouver Sun – Best of 2014: Comics
Whit Taylor’s Favorite Graphic Novels of 2014
plus an honourable mention in Washington Post – The Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2014!

Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann and Kerascöet 

AV Club – Best Comics of 2014
Amazon – Best Books of the Year: Comics & Graphic Novels
Chicago Public Library – Best Teen Graphic Novels of 2014
Comics Alliance – The Best Comic Books of 2014 
Comic Book Resources – Top 100 Comics of 2014
Complex – Best Comics of 2014
Entertainment Weekly – The Best Comic Books of 2014 
The Herald – Books of the Year 2014
Herald Scotland – Graphic Content: The Best of 2014
Huge Tiny Mistake – The 10 Best Graphic Novels of 2014
The Independent – Books of the Year 2014 (The Best Graphic Novels) 
io9 – The Absolute Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2014!
Large-Hearted Boy: Favorite Comics of 2014
Mental Floss – The 25 Most Interesting Comics of 2014
National Post – Top 2,014 Things of 2014: 20 Books
Paste – The 25 Best Comics of 2014 
Publishers Weekly – PW Comics World’s 2014 Critics Poll
Publishers Weekly – Best Books 2014 (Comics)
Salon – The Best Graphic Novels of 2014
Slate – Underrated & Overlooked Books of 2014

Bumperhead by Gilbert Hernandez

Washington Post – The Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2014
Herald Scotland – Graphic Content: The Best of 2014
Forbidden Planet – Best of the Year 2014

Even More Bad Parenting Advice by Guy Delisle 

The Guardian – The Best Graphic Novels of 2014
CBC Books – Holiday Gift Guide 2014 

Everywhere Antennas by Julie Delporte

CBC Books – Holiday Gift Guide 2014 
Quill and Quire – Books of the Year 2014 
Whit Taylor’s Favorite Graphic Novels of 2014

The Hospital Suite by John Porcellino

AV Club – Best Comics of 2014
Comic Book Resources – Top 100 Comics of 2014
Whit Taylor’s Favorite Graphic Novels of 2014

Moomin: The Deluxe Anniversary Edition by Tove Jansson

The Guardian – The Best Graphic Novels of 2014
Chicago Tribune – Comic Book Collections That Pack a Worthy Holiday Punch
Electric Lit – Jeff Vandermeer’s 12 Favorite Holiday Gift Books for 2014
The Globe and Mail – Our Favourite Books of the Year That We Didn’t Review
Montreal Gazette – Holiday Gift Guide
PopMatters – The Best Books of 2014 
School Library Journal – Good Comics for Kids 2014 

Over Easy by Mimi Pond

The Guardian – The Best Graphic Novels of 2014
Bitch – Our Favorite Pop Culture From 2014
Boston Globe – Best Graphic Books of 2014
Comic Book Resources – Top 100 Comics of 2014
Large-Hearted Boy: Favorite Comics of 2014
Montreal Gazette – The Best Books of 2014
Reason – Holiday Gift Guide
Robot 6 / Comic Book Resources – Favorite Comics of 2014
Salon – The Best Graphic Novels of 2014
Publishers Weekly – PW Comics World’s 2014 Critics Poll
plus an honourable mention in Washington Post – The Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2014!

Petty Theft by Pascal Girard

CBC Books – Holiday Gift Guide 2014 
Whit Taylor’s Favorite Graphic Novels of 2014

Showa 1939-1944: A History of Japan by Shigeru Mizuki

AV Club – Best Comics of 2014
Socialist Worker – Best Books of 2014

Showa 1944-1953: A History of Japan by Shigeru Mizuki

NPR – Best Books of 2014 (Comics and Graphic Novels)
Kansas City Star – 100 Best Books of 2014

Syllabus by Lynda Barry  

AV Club – Best Comics of 2014
Boston Globe – Best Graphic Books of 2014
Brain Pickings – The Best Art, Design, and Photography Books of 2014
Electric Lit – Jeff Vandermeer’s 12 Favorite Holiday Gift Books for 2014

Walt Before Skeezix by Frank King

NPR – Best Books of 2014 (Comics and Graphic Novels)

White Cube by Brecht Vandenbroucke

Whit Taylor’s Favorite Graphic Novels of 2014

The WORN Archive: A Fashion Journal About the Art, Ideas, and History of What We Wear edited by Serah-Marie McMahon

Bitch – Our Favorite Pop Culture From 2014
CBC Books – Holiday Gift Guide 2014 
National Post – 2014’s Most Stylish Tomes

A big congratulations to all of our authors! And a big, big, thank you to all of you, readers. Happy holidays and see you in 2015! 

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