The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenDivergent by Veronica RothMockingjay by Suzanne CollinsGone Girl by Gillian FlynnThe Martian by Andy Weir
Best Books of the Decade: 2010's
87th out of 6,290 books — 12,343 voters
The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa GregoryThe Six Wives of Henry VIII by Alison WeirThe Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa GregoryThe Constant Princess by Philippa GregoryWolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Best Books About Tudor England
11th out of 593 books — 1,567 voters

Life of Pi by Yann MartelThe God of Small Things by Arundhati RoyThe Remains of the Day by Kazuo IshiguroThe Blind Assassin by Margaret AtwoodMidnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
Booker Prize Winners
14th out of 55 books — 1,848 voters
Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur GoldenGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
Best Historical Fiction
144th out of 6,281 books — 25,265 voters

The Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakWolf Hall by Hilary MantelThe Help by Kathryn StockettBring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
Most Brilliant Historical Novels in the past 30 yrs
5th out of 1,055 books — 1,104 voters

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel JoyceBring Up the Bodies by Hilary MantelThe Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan EngThe Lighthouse by Alison MooreSwimming Home by Deborah Levy
2012 Man Booker Prize Longlist
2nd out of 12 books — 179 voters
The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenInsurgent by Veronica RothCity of Lost Souls by Cassandra ClareGone Girl by Gillian FlynnPandemonium by Lauren Oliver
Best Books of 2012
104th out of 3,412 books — 9,493 voters

Wolf Hall by Hilary MantelThe Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoOrlando by Virginia WoolfThe Three Musketeers by Alexandre DumasA Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Literary Historical Fiction
7th out of 662 books — 733 voters
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. RowlingThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
Best Books of the 21st Century
224th out of 8,521 books — 20,562 voters

Outlander by Diana GabaldonThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa GregoryThe Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer BradleyDragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon
Best Historical Fiction Set in UK and Ireland
31st out of 1,117 books — 1,504 voters
The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenGone Girl by Gillian FlynnTell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka BruntThe Round House by Louise ErdrichThe Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnson
2013 Tournament of Books Watch List
6th out of 63 books — 398 voters

The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenGone Girl by Gillian FlynnBring Up the Bodies by Hilary MantelThe Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel JoyceQuiet by Susan Cain
Amazon's Books of the Year: Top 100 Picks for 2012
3rd out of 100 books — 289 voters
Atonement by Ian McEwanThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonNever Let Me Go by Kazuo IshiguroOne Day by David NichollsOn Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
Modern British Novels
14th out of 492 books — 545 voters

The Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled HosseiniThe Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
Best Historical Fiction of the 21st Century
57th out of 1,125 books — 2,483 voters
The Road by Cormac McCarthyThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonNever Let Me Go by Kazuo IshiguroAtonement by Ian McEwanLife of Pi by Yann Martel
Major Award-Winning Fiction Since 1990
36th out of 225 books — 503 voters

The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn by Eric IvesThe Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa GregoryThe Lady in the Tower by Alison WeirThe Wives of Henry VIII by Antonia FraserThe Six Wives of Henry VIII by Alison Weir
Best Books about Anne Boleyn
10th out of 64 books — 158 voters
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellOutlander by Diana GabaldonMemoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
Best Historical Fiction Books that Are Actually Historical Fiction
103rd out of 1,911 books — 2,147 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenHarry Potter Series Box Set by J.K. RowlingJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
Best Woman-Authored Books
129th out of 6,533 books — 4,837 voters
The Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettWolf Hall by Hilary MantelThe Sunne in Splendour by Sharon Kay PenmanWhen Christ and His Saints Slept by Sharon Kay Penman
Medieval and Renaissance historical fiction
8th out of 404 books — 295 voters

The Book Thief by Markus ZusakGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe Help by Kathryn StockettA Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Recommended Historical Fiction
107th out of 3,072 books — 3,170 voters
Pride and Prejudice by Jane AustenTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëWuthering Heights by Emily BrontëMrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Great Women Authors
40th out of 1,029 books — 286 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankAnimal Farm by George Orwell
Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once
1533rd out of 21,671 books — 96,040 voters
The Road by Cormac McCarthyWolf Hall by Hilary MantelMy Brilliant Friend by Elena FerranteThe Goldfinch by Donna TarttAmericanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Best Literary Fiction of 21st Century
9th out of 411 books — 176 voters

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg LarssonThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónAnd Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieThe Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoThe Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
Best Literary Mysteries
144th out of 1,457 books — 2,888 voters
The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenGone Girl by Gillian FlynnWhere'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria SempleThe Round House by Louise ErdrichBilly Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain
2013 Tournament of Books
9th out of 18 books — 147 voters

Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary MantelThe Daughters of Mars by Thomas KeneallyThe Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan EngMerivel by Rose TremainThe Streets by Anthony   Quinn
Who Should Win the 2013 Walter Scott Prize?
1st out of 6 books — 27 voters
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettWolf Hall by Hilary MantelKatherine by Anya SetonWorld Without End by Ken FollettThe Last Kingdom by Bernard Cornwell
History through Novels: England/UK
8th out of 246 books — 168 voters

Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy ChevalierThe Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa GregoryI, Claudius by Robert GravesWolf Hall by Hilary MantelInnocent Traitor by Alison Weir
Biographic Fiction
18th out of 657 books — 280 voters
Insurgent by Veronica RothCity of Lost Souls by Cassandra ClareDeadlocked by Charlaine HarrisReached by Ally CondiePandemonium by Lauren Oliver
Can't Wait Books of 2012
379th out of 2,514 books — 15,717 voters

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