HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to five of our fantastic authors for making it into the final rounds of the Goodreads Choice Awards 2017!
We think they’re some of the best books of 2017, and it’s brilliant to see that you do too.
The authors are all different categories which is great news. This means you can vote for them all. Phew!
Voting closes on Tuesday 28th November, so get voting now!
BEST DEBUT AUTHOR: My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent
‘One of the most important books you’ll pick up this decade’ Harper’s Bazaar
Vote here for My Absolute Darling.
BEST NON-FICTION: Dear Ijeawele, or a feminist manifesto in fifteen suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
‘The book I’d press into the hands of girls and boys, as an inspiration for a future “world of happier men and happier women who are truer to themselves”’ Books of the Year, Independent
Vote here for Dear Ijeawele.
BEST TECHNOLOGY AND SCIENCE: Inferior by Angela Saini
‘An immensely readable and compelling book, providing up to date and evidence-based ammunition for readers who want to rebuff tired myths stereotyping men and women’s brains and bodies’ Professor Athene Donald
Vote here for Inferior.
BEST SCIENCE FICTION: Borne by Jeff VanderMeer
‘Borne maintains a wry self-awareness that’s rare in dystopias, making it the most necessary VanderMeer book yet’ Wired
Vote here for Borne.
BEST HISTORICAL FICTION: Moonglow by Michael Chabon
‘Probably Chabon’s greatest, a piece of sustained writing that will be hard to see outdone in 2017’ The Times
Vote here for Moonglow.
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