Best Books 2018 Choice Award

Top Best Books in 2018. Announcing the winners of the 2018 Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers. Congratulations to the best books of the year!

Best Fiction Books 2018

Still Me
by Jojo Moyes
An American Marriage
by Tayari Jones
Us Against You
by Fredrik Backman
Nine Perfect Strangers
by Liane Moriarty

Best Historical Fiction Books 2018

The Great Alone
by Kristin Hannah
The Immortalists
by Chloe Benjamin

Best Romance Books 2018

The Kiss Quotient
by Helen Hoang
All Your Perfects
by Colleen Hoover
The Wedding Date
by Jasmine Guillory
The Thief
by J.R. Ward
Darker
by E.L. James

Best Horror Books 2018

Elevation
by Stephen King
Baby Teeth
by Zoje Stage
Dracul
by Dacre Stoker
The Woman in the Woods
by John Connolly

Best Nonfiction Books 2018

I'll Be Gone in the Dark
by Michelle McNamara
Girl, Wash Your Face
by Rachel Hollis
Fear
by Bob Woodward
Whiskey in a Teacup
by Reese Witherspoon
The Library Book
by Susan Orlean

Best History Biography Books 2018

The Good Neighbor
by Maxwell King
Robin
by Dave Itzkoff
Barracoon
by Zora Neale Hurston
House of Dreams
by Liz Rosenberg
The Woman's Hour
by Elaine F. Weiss

Best Poetry Books 2018

The Poet X
by Elizabeth Acevedo
Useless Magic
by Florence Welch
The Dark Between Stars
by Atticus Poetry

Best Young Adult Fantasy Books 2018

Kingdom of Ash
by Sarah J. Maas
The Cruel Prince
by Holly Black
War Storm
by Victoria Aveyard

Best Picture Books 2018

I Am Enough
by Grace Byers
Little Leaders
by Vashti Harrison
We Don't Eat Our Classmates
by Ryan T. Higgins
Petra
by Marianna Coppo

Best Food Cookbooks 2018

Cravings
by Chrissy Teigen
Magnolia Table
by Joanna Gaines
A Literary Tea Party
by Alison Walsh
Cook Like a Pro
by Ina Garten

Best Mystery Thriller Books 2018

The Outsider
by Stephen King
Lethal White
by Robert Galbraith
The Wife Between Us
by Greer Hendricks
Then She Was Gone
by Lisa Jewell

Best Fantasy Books 2018

Circe
by Madeline Miller
The Shape of Water
by Guillermo del Toro
Spinning Silver
by Naomi Novik
Year One
by Nora Roberts
Iron and Magic
by Ilona Andrews

Best Science Fiction Books 2018

Vengeful
by V.E. Schwab
Iron Gold
by Pierce Brown
Vox
by Christina Dalcher
Only Human
by Sylvain Neuvel
Red Clocks
by Leni Zumas

Best Humor Books 2018

The Last Black Unicorn
by Tiffany Haddish
Calypso
by David Sedaris
Hope Never Dies
by Andrew Shaffer

Best Memoir Autobiography Books 2018

Educated
by Tara Westover
Becoming
by Michelle Obama
In Pieces
by Sally Field
This Is Me
by Chrissy Metz
A River in Darkness
by Masaji Ishikawa

Best Graphic Novels Comics 2018

Herding Cats
by Sarah Andersen
Little Moments of Love
by Catana Chetwynd
Saga, Vol. 8
by Brian K. Vaughan
Ms. Marvel, Vol. 8
by G. Willow Wilson

Best Young Adult Fiction Books 2018

Leah on the Offbeat
by Becky Albertalli
Sadie
by Courtney Summers
What If It's Us
by Becky Albertalli
All the Little Lights
by Jamie McGuire

Best Childrens Books 2018

The Burning Maze
by Rick Riordan
City of Ghosts
by Victoria Schwab
The Magic Misfits
by Neil Patrick Harris
Amal Unbound
by Aisha Saeed

Best Science Technology Books 2018