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Goodreads Choice Awards Winners Revealed

goodreadsWith 24,686 votes, And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini has won the Best Fiction award at the Goodreads Choice Awards.

We’ve linked to samples of all the winners below.

All these authors were nominated and picked by Goodreads users. Did your favorite writer make the list?

Winners of the Goodreads Choice Awards 2013

Best Fiction: And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

Best Mystery & Thriller: Inferno by Dan Brown

Best Historical Fiction: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Best Fantasy: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Best Paranormal Fantasy: Cold Days by Jim Butcher

Best Science Fiction: MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood

Best Romance: Lover at Last by J.R. Ward

Best Horror: Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

Best Memoir & Autobiography: I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai, Christina Lamb

Best History & Biography: Jim Henson: The Biography by Brian Jay Jones

Best Nonfiction: The Autistic Brain: Thinking Across the Spectrum by Temple Grandin & Richard Panek

Best Food & Cookbooks: Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist by Tim Federle

Best Humor: Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened by Allie Brash

Best Graphic Novel & Comics: Beautiful Creatures: The Manga by Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl, Cassandra Jean

Best Poetry: The Fall of Arthur by J.R.R. Tolkien, Edited by Christopher Tolkien

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