A Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerInto Thin Air by Jon KrakauerIn a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson
Favourite Travel Books
15th out of 1,192 books — 2,532 voters
Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerChocolat by Joanne Harris
Best Traveling Vicariously
24th out of 1,001 books — 1,043 voters

Blood River by Tim ButcherA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonIn a Sunburned Country by Bill BrysonChasing the Devil by Tim ButcherThe Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux
Have Passport Will Travel
10th out of 451 books — 460 voters
Me Talk Pretty One Day by David SedarisBossypants by Tina FeyDress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David SedarisNaked by David SedarisRunning with Scissors by Augusten Burroughs
Humorous Memoirs and Non-Fiction
32nd out of 427 books — 845 voters

The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHarry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. RowlingTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeTwilight by Stephenie MeyerPride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Best Books Ever
2901st out of 37,972 books — 143,213 voters

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsGood Omens by Terry PratchettLamb by Christopher MooreThe Princess Bride by William GoldmanMe Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
Best Humorous Books
388th out of 2,933 books — 5,634 voters
The Devil in the White City by Erik LarsonFreakonomics by Steven D. LevittIn Cold Blood by Truman CapoteA Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
Best Non-Fiction (non biography)
320th out of 3,214 books — 5,194 voters

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsLife is a Circus Run by a Platypus by Allison HawnThe Law of Attraction by N.M. SilberMini Skirts and Laughter Lines by Carol E. WyerThe Home Court Advantage by N.M. Silber
A list of largely pointless books by unknown authors
28th out of 355 books — 458 voters
Number the Stars by Lois LowryA Time to Kill by John GrishamThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe True Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon ScieszkaThe Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
Best Books of 1989
16th out of 172 books — 111 voters

Foreigner in My Own Backyard by Travis CaseyIn a Sunburned Country by Bill BrysonNotes from a Small Island by Bill BrysonRound Ireland with a Fridge by Tony HawksNeither Here nor There by Bill Bryson
Travel with a Dash of Humour
6th out of 74 books — 45 voters
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsGood Omens by Terry PratchettLamb by Christopher MooreThe Princess Bride by William GoldmanA Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
Books that Make you Laugh
368th out of 2,283 books — 3,278 voters

Blood River by Tim ButcherMemoirs of a Geisha by Arthur GoldenThe World At Large by Adam E. MehaffeyA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonChasing the Devil by Tim Butcher
Best Memoirs/Autobiography/Travel
51st out of 450 books — 552 voters
Moms are Nuts by Amy VansantWeird Things Customers Say in Bookshops by Jen CampbellDogshit Saved My Life by Karl WigginsCalico Jack in your Garden by Karl WigginsF in Exams by Richard Benson
Best Humorous Non-Fiction
21st out of 215 books — 148 voters

A Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonA Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonIn a Sunburned Country by Bill BrysonNotes from a Small Island by Bill BrysonThe Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson
Best Bill Bryson Books
12th out of 16 books — 69 voters
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodThe Color Purple by Alice WalkerEnder's Game by Orson Scott CardWatchmen by Alan MooreMatilda by Roald Dahl
Best Books of the Decade: 1980's
381st out of 1,033 books — 1,171 voters

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsNight by Elie WieselAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
Best Memoir / Biography / Autobiography
594th out of 2,958 books — 3,260 voters
The Invention of Religion by Alexander DrakeIf I Should Die Before My Dog -- by Joe ConnollyThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsFreakonomics by Steven D. LevittThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
favorite non-fiction
102nd out of 296 books — 307 voters

Jane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëTwilight by Stephenie MeyerThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienAll Creatures Great and Small by James HerriotThe Lord God Made Them All by James Herriot
Books That You Keep Going Back To
35th out of 158 books — 14 voters

Blood River by Tim ButcherThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsA Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
Reading Places
35th out of 179 books — 70 voters
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-ExupéryLittle Women by Louisa May AlcottThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldA Little Princess by Frances Hodgson BurnettThe Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen
Size Matters!
50th out of 290 books — 19 voters

The Weight of Silence by Heather GudenkaufOur Heart by Brian MacLearnMoo by Jane SmileyThese Things Hidden by Heather GudenkaufA Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
Iowa Authors
7th out of 34 books — 17 voters
The Help by Kathryn StockettTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeMagic America by C.E. MedfordMemoirs of a Geisha by Arthur GoldenThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
Thumping Good Reads
92nd out of 204 books — 66 voters

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverThe Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey NiffeneggerEast of Eden by John SteinbeckEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertOnce Upon a Road Trip by Angela N. Blount
The Best Travel Book List Ever!
28th out of 84 books — 67 voters
We Got Zombies On The Lawn Again, Ma by Donnie  SmithSomething Bad by Dab10Somewhere Upriver by Patrick LoafmanMiscellaneous Stuff & Stuff by Jim HenryPrincess gives it away by Dab10
Read for a laugh
98th out of 201 books — 133 voters

Blood River by Tim ButcherChasing the Devil by Tim ButcherThe Trigger by Tim ButcherForeigner in My Own Backyard by Travis CaseyThe World At Large by Adam E. Mehaffey
Best Travel Writing
81st out of 109 books — 153 voters
Notes from a Small Island by Bill BrysonA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonO Pioneers! by Willa CatherThe Basque History of the World by Mark KurlanskySalt by Mark Kurlansky
Books by Authors with December Birthdays
17th out of 24 books — 3 voters

We Got Zombies On The Lawn Again, Ma by Donnie  SmithOnce Upon Another Time by Rosary  McQuestionLeaper by Geoffrey  WoodThe God Cookie by Geoffrey  WoodI Want to Go Home! by Gordon Korman
Funniest Books You Have Ever Read
56th out of 99 books — 74 voters
Down Under by Bill BrysonKnockemstiff by Donald Ray PollockTooth and Nail by Ian RankinStatus Quo and the Kangaroo by Jon HolmesRound Ireland with a Fridge by Tony Hawks
Road Signs
35th out of 61 books — 9 voters

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