2016 is drawing to a close, and so best book of the year season begins! Over at Goodreads, you can vote for your favorites across a wide range of categories—from fiction and nonfiction, to best debut, humor, and even poetry. Check out the list below to see if your favorites from Macmillan Audio made the cut for the Goodreads Choice Awards (and don’t forget to vote by November 27!).
What happened at the barbeque? You’ll have to listen to find out.
Best Mystery & Thriller
Gamache starts a new job, but the gift of a mysterious map has him on the hunt for a criminal once again.
The perfect marriage? Or the perfect lie?
Part-time PI/full-time grim reaper Charley Davidson’s latest adventure involves saving her daughter from not one, but three malevolent gods.
Book two of Schwab’s series finds Red London obsessed with the Games, while Black London has risen again—and so, another London must fall.
The mythical metalminds owned by the Lord Ruler, The Bands of Mourning are said to grant anyone who wears them the powers he had at his command. Hardly anyone thinks they really exist… or do they?
Professional sassy pants Luvvie Ajayi serves up the hard truths we all need to hear in this Do-Better Manual.
Get the story Serial didn’t tell.
Best Memoir and Autobiography
Also one of Oprah’s 2016 Book Club selections, Glennon Doyle Melton shares her journey of self-discovery after the implosion of her marriage.
History and Biography
A narrative history of America’s first serial killer who stalked Austin, Texas, in 1885.
A uniquely heartfelt audiobook written and read by one legendary actor in celebration of another.
The final moments of World War II like you’ve never heard before.
Debut Goodreads Author
What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only 17?
Behind Closed Doors by B. A. Paris (see above)
Young Adult Fiction
Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school, and all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda used to be Andrew at her old school—will the truth cost Amanda her new life, and her new love?
Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction
A dazzling prequel to a classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland