People’s Choice And The Reading Room Announce ‘Favorite Books 2016’ Winners

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You’ve been voting tirelessly for your favorite reads of the year, and now, we can finally reveal which books you’ve chosen to get some awards glory.

This year, the People’s Choice Awards teamed up with to launch a brand new category aimed at celebrating your favorite books of 2015. Bibliophiles far and wide made themselves heard when they turned out to vote for the books they just couldn’t put down!

Check out the winners of “Favorite Books 2016” winners below:

Favorite Fiction

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee
Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah — Winner
A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

Favorite Nonfiction

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Dead Wake by Erik Larson
Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
Why Not Me? Mindy Kaling — Winner
The Wright Brothers by David McCullough

Favorite Crime & Mystery

Dark Corners by Ruth Rendell
The Cartel by Don Winslow
The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz
Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter — Winner
X by Sue Grafton

Favorite Young Adult

All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
The Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard — Winner
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Favorite Fantasy

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir — Winner
The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin
Firefight by Brandon Sanderson
The Shepherd’s Crown by Terry Prachett
Uprooted by Naomi Novik

Favorite Romance

After You by Jojo Moyes
Confess by Colleen Hoover — Winner
The Deal by Elle Kennedy
Grey by E.L. James
Stars of Fortune by Nora Roberts


Now that you’ve crowned your favorite books released in 2015, which reads in the new year are you enjoying most? Let us know in the comments!

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