The final round for the 11th Annual Goodreads Choice Awards dates are from 19th of November to the 2nd of December, followed by the Winners announcement on the 10th of December.
Herewith the top contenders and my predictions. Let me know if you’ve read any of them and if you think they deserve to be in the final round?
Did you know that Normal People by Sally Rooney has over 123,000 ratings on GoodReads?
It has also been nominated for the Booker Prize for Longlist (2018), the Costa Book Award for Novel (2018), the Dylan Thomas Prize for Longlist (2019), and the Women’s Prize for Fiction for Longlist (2019).
Did you know The Silent Patient is Alex Michaelides’s first novel, but that he wrote the film The Devil You Know (2013) starring Rosamund Pike.
Uhm, Mr Martin, when will you be finished with book 8 of A Song of Ice and Fire….mmmm????
I listened to Dear Girls on Audible, and it was fantastic!
Say Nothing has also been nominated for the National Book Award for Nonfiction (2019), the Kirkus Prize Nominee for Nonfiction (2019) and The Orwell Prize for Political Writing (2019).
There is a lovely blog-post at Ruby Rae Reads on all the Graphic Novels she’s read this year – it features Heartstopper Vol. 1 and Pumpkin Heads.
My Sister the Serial Killer has also been nominated for the Booker Prize for Longlist (2019), the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller (2018), and the Women’s Prize for Fiction (2019).
New Kid has also been nominated for the Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature (2019).
Are you ready to cast your final vote?