You Can Vote! Goodreads Choice Awards Final Days

Some votes are still being counted! Of course, we mean for the Goodreads Choice Awards!

You can still cast your vote for “Best Books of 2020”. We are in the final round!

The categories include :


Mystery & Thriller

Historical Fiction



Science Fiction




Memoir & Autobiography

History & Biography

Science & Technology

Food & Cookbooks

Graphic Novels & Comics


Debut Novel

Young Adult Fiction

Young Adult Fantasy

Middle Grade & Children’s

Picture Books

The final round includes the top 10 in each category as determined by the readers who voted.

Interestingly, some books were in more than one category.

My Dark Vanessa is in the Fiction category and in Debut Novel.






The Jane Austen Society is in the Debut Novel category and Historical Fiction.








The Year of the Witching is in the Debut Novel category and the Horror category.






Cemetery Boys is in the Debut Novel category and Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction






Although ALL of these books deserve to be called “best” we have to take our best guess for the winners of each category. Now, hand over the crystal ball, we need all the help we can get!

Fiction- Big Summer by Jennifer Weiner






Mystery & Thriller- The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben







Historical Fiction-The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd

Fantasy- Rhythm of War by Brandon Sanderson

Romance- You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria







Science Fiction- To Sleep in a Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini

Horror- Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno

Humor- A Very Punchable Face by Colin Jost

Nonfiction- Rage by Bob Woodward

Memoir & Autobiography- A Promised Land by Barack Obama

History & Biography- The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson







Science & Technology- The End of Everything by Katie Mack

Graphic Novels & Comics – A Basket of Heads by Joe Hill






Food & Cookbooks- Modern Comfort Food: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook by Ina Garten

Poetry- Dearly by Margaret Atwood

Debut Novel- The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson







Young Adult Fiction- The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction- Chain of Gold by Cassandra Clare






Middle Grade & Children’s- Ghost Squad by Claribel A Ortega

Picture Books- Sweet Child O’ Mine by Guns N’ Roses

Good luck to all the nominees!


Sheila English
Sheila English
Award-winning author of short stories and comic books. Telly award-winning producer and director of many book trailers.

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