Best Books
of
2014
Announcing the winners of the 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers. Congratulations to the best books of the year!
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Categories

Fiction

Landline
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Mystery & Thriller

Mr. Mercedes (Bill Hodges Trilogy, #1)
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Historical Fiction

All the Light We Cannot See
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Fantasy

The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy, #3)
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Romance

Written in My Own Heart's Blood (Outlander, #8)
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Science Fiction

The Martian
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Horror

Prince Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles, #11)
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Humor

Yes Please
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Nonfiction

The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories
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Memoir & Autobiography

This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl
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History & Biography

The Romanov Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra
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Business Books

#GIRLBOSS
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Food & Cookbooks

Make It Ahead: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook
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Graphic Novels & Comics

Leaves on the Wind
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Poetry

Lullabies
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Debut Goodreads Author

Red Rising (Red Rising, #1)
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Young Adult Fiction

We Were Liars
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Young Adult Fantasy

City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6)
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Middle Grade & Children's

The Blood of Olympus (The Heroes of Olympus, #5)
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Picture Books

The Pigeon Needs a Bath!
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