The Buzziest Books of the Season

Posted by Hayley on December 21, 2016


Skip the toys this year, Santa. We want books. It's the one thing readers on both the nice and naughty list can agree on: The best kind of presents have plots and pages.

In case Santa needs a last minute hint, we rounded up some of the most beloved new books of the season. From secrets in the Sistine Chapel to insanity at the end of the world, from the women who would be queen to the man who created a galaxy far, far away, these are the stories that have captured your fellow readers' hearts—each book has a 4.0+ rating from Goodreads members!


FICTION
Rate this book
Clear rating
Small Admissions
by Amy Poeppel


Rate this book
Clear rating
Moonglow
by Michael Chabon


Rate this book
Clear rating
Faithful
by Alice Hoffman



NONFICTION
Rate this book
Clear rating
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
by Trevor Noah


Rate this book
Clear rating
Game of Queens: The Women Who Made Sixteenth-Century Europe
by Sarah Gristwood


Rate this book
Clear rating
The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds
by Michael Lewis


Rate this book
Clear rating
George Lucas: A Life
by Brian Jay Jones


YOUNG ADULT
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Sun Is Also a Star
by Nicola Yoon


Rate this book
Clear rating
Heartless
by Marissa Meyer


Rate this book
Clear rating
The Secret of a Heart Note
by Stacey Lee


MYSTERY AND THRILLER
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Ice Beneath Her
by Camilla Grebe


Rate this book
Clear rating
Conclave
by Robert Harris


FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION
Rate this book
Clear rating
Normal
by Warren Ellis


Rate this book
Clear rating
Rhapsodic
by Laura Thalassa


Rate this book
Clear rating
Invisible Planets
Edited and translated by Ken Liu


ROMANCE
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wait for It
by Mariana Zapata


Rate this book
Clear rating
Lucas
by Jay McLean


HISTORICAL FICTION
Rate this book
Clear rating
From Sand and Ash
by Amy Harmon


Rate this book
Clear rating
The Woman Who Breathed Two Worlds
by Selina Siak Chin Yoke




What books are going on your Want to Read shelf this season? Let us know in the comments!

Comments Showing 1-11 of 11 (11 new)

dateDown arrow    newest »

message 2: by Carolina (new)

Carolina On the fantasy and science fiction section there's an error. One of the books has the wrong title.


message 3: by Net (new)

Net George Lucas: A Life sounds amazing! Maybe I need to give myself a little gift this year...


message 4: by Sean (new)

Sean people read trevor noah? lol


message 5: by John (new)

John well there's https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/076...
and that's it, really


message 6: by Gary St (new)

Gary St Clare well written.


message 7: by Murray (new)

Murray Moore Conclave is very good, it has plot twists, and a few surprises, well worth the time.


message 8: by Abdul Bari (new)

Abdul Bari Khan Sean wrote: "people read trevor noah? lol"

Lolz


message 9: by Sean (new)

Sean Aimee wrote: "Sean wrote: "people read trevor noah? lol"

People read the story of a mixed-race child growing up in Apartheid South Africa? Yes."


lol sounds terrible


message 10: by Aimee (new)

Aimee To each their own.


message 11: by Karam (new)

Karam Jabri very interesting book to read.

http://bit.ly/2gX47NK


back to top