Best Books 2015 Choice Award

Top Best Books in 2015. Announcing the winners of the 2015 Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers. Congratulations to the best books of the year!

Best Fiction Books 2015

Go Set a Watchman
by Harper Lee
After You
by Jojo Moyes
The Royal We
by Heather Cocks
A Little Life
by Hanya Yanagihara

Best Historical Fiction Books 2015

The Nightingale
by Kristin Hannah
A God in Ruins
by Kate Atkinson
At the Water's Edge
by Sara Gruen
Rebel Queen
by Michelle Moran

Best Romance Books 2015

Confess
by Colleen Hoover
Grey
by E.L. James
The Shadows
by J.R. Ward
The Deal
by Elle Kennedy

Best Horror Books 2015

Saint Odd
by Dean Koontz
Alice
by Christina Henry
The Last American Vampire
by Seth Grahame-Smith
Slade House
by David Mitchell
Thicker Than Blood
by Madeline Sheehan

Best Nonfiction Books 2015

Modern Romance
by Aziz Ansari
Humans of New York
by Brandon Stanton
Big Magic
by Elizabeth Gilbert
Between the World and Me
by Ta-Nehisi Coates
H Is for Hawk
by Helen Macdonald

Best History Biography Books 2015

Dead Wake
by Erik Larson
The Witches
by Stacy Schiff
The Wright Brothers
by David McCullough
Born Survivors
by Wendy Holden
Pioneer Girl
by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Best Poetry Books 2015

The Dogs I Have Kissed
by Trista Mateer
Memories
by Lang Leav
Pop Sonnets
by Erik Didriksen
Black Butterfly
by Robert M. Drake

Best Young Adult Fantasy Books 2015

Queen of Shadows
by Sarah J. Maas
Carry On
by Rainbow Rowell
Winter
by Marissa Meyer
Red Queen
by Victoria Aveyard
The Heir
by Kiera Cass

Best Picture Books 2015

Best Food Cookbooks 2015

The Nerdy Nummies Cookbook
by Rosanna Pansino
Chocolate-Covered Katie
by Katie Higgins
Food52 Genius Recipes
by Kristen Miglore
Life from Scratch
by Sasha Martin

Best Mystery Thriller Books 2015

The Girl on the Train
by Paula Hawkins
Finders Keepers
by Stephen King
Career of Evil
by Robert Galbraith
Obsession in Death
by J.D. Robb
Pretty Girls
by Karin Slaughter

Best Fantasy Books 2015

Trigger Warning
by Neil Gaiman
Shadows of Self
by Brandon Sanderson
Magic Shifts
by Ilona Andrews

Best Science Fiction Books 2015

Golden Son
by Pierce Brown
Seveneves
by Neal Stephenson
The Heart Goes Last
by Margaret Atwood
Welcome to Night Vale
by Joseph Fink
The Water Knife
by Paolo Bacigalupi

Best Humor Books 2015

Why Not Me?
by Mindy Kaling
Furiously Happy
by Jenny Lawson
Binge
by Tyler Oakley
Yes, My Accent Is Real
by Kunal Nayyar

Best Memoir Autobiography Books 2015

A Work in Progress
by Connor Franta
In Real Life
by Joey Graceffa
American Wife
by Taya Kyle
M Train
by Patti Smith

Best Graphic Novels Comics 2015

Saga, Vol. 4
by Brian K. Vaughan
Nimona
by Noelle Stevenson
Ms. Marvel, Vol. 2
by G. Willow Wilson
Thor, Volume 1
by Jason Aaron

Best Young Adult Fiction Books 2015

All the Bright Places
by Jennifer Niven
Saint Anything
by Sarah Dessen
I Was Here
by Gayle Forman

Best Childrens Books 2015

The Sword of Summer
by Rick Riordan
The Last Ever After
by Soman Chainani
Beyond the Kingdoms
by Chris Colfer
George
by Alex Gino

Best Science Technology Books 2015

Beneath the Surface
by John Hargrove
Headstrong
by Rachel Swaby
Voices in the Ocean
by Susan Casey
Forensics
by Val McDermid
Come as You Are
by Emily Nagoski