Scarlet by A.C. GaughenThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakMiss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
YA Historical Fiction 2012
137 books — 812 voters
7 Things To Do Before You Die in Talgarth by Jasper FfordeBridge of Clay by Markus ZusakDark Reading Matter by Jasper FfordeGordini Protocols by Jasper FfordeSolutions and Other Problems by Allie Brosh
Hurry Up and Release It!!!
599 books — 7,094 voters

Lamb by Christopher MooreHow to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You by Matthew InmanMiss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom RiggsThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsSacré Bleu by Christopher Moore
Books that just have cool titles
327 books — 112 voters
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt VonnegutThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerOne Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García MárquezFahrenheit 451 by Ray BradburyA Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
Let's Shake It Up A Bit
555 books — 398 voters

The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsFluke by Christopher Moore
Funniest Novels of All Time
1,084 books — 1,789 voters
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once
17,028 books — 81,276 voters

Shades of Grey by Jasper FfordeThe Book of Atrix Wolfe by Patricia A. McKillipSacré Bleu by Christopher MooreThe Last Dragonslayer by Jasper FfordeA Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
Best Books You've Never Heard Of
1,098 books — 883 voters
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane SetterfieldWater for Elephants by Sara Gruen
Best Historical Fiction of the 21st Century
797 books — 2,166 voters

Last Chance to See by Douglas AdamsAssassination Vacation by Sarah VowellTravels with Charley by John SteinbeckThe Motion of the Ocean by Janna Cawrse Esarey
Favourite Travel Books
1,451 books — 3,306 voters

Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marisha PesslThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled HosseiniLife of Pi by Yann MartelAtonement by Ian McEwan
Best Books of the Decade: 2000s
6,057 books — 26,737 voters
Lone Wolf by Jodi PicoultShadow of Night by Deborah HarknessThe Red House by Mark HaddonSacré Bleu by Christopher MooreThe Woman Who Died a Lot by Jasper Fforde
Can't Wait Books of 2012
2,453 books — 15,838 voters

Bossypants by Tina FeyStuff White People Like by Christian LanderThis is a Book by Demetri Martin
Tree's Funny Reads
53 books — 140 voters
Shades of Grey by Jasper FfordeThe Weird Sisters by Eleanor BrownChocolat by Joanne HarrisThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienThe Pull of The Moon by Elizabeth Berg
Best for Book Clubs
4,068 books — 10,050 voters

The Alienist by Caleb CarrThe Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Best Crime & Mystery Books
5,108 books — 12,151 voters