Goodreads Choice Awards 2019: Opening Round. What Did I Vote For?

The Goodreads Choice Awards 2019 have just started, and readers are currently able to vote for their favourite 2019 releases in different categories in the opening round. I voted earlier this week, and I thought it would be fun to take you through my votes. Feel free to add me on Goodreads, by the way!

I would like to remind you that you don’t have to specifically choose any of the pre-selected books. You can also add in your own favourite 2019 releases by manually adding them. You can find this function if you scroll past the selected books. This is especially a great way to add in more diverse book choices.


My nominations

  • Fiction: Ocean Vuong – On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous
  • Mystery & Thriller: Oyinkan Braithwaite – My Sister, the Serial Killer
  • Historical Fiction: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Fantasy: Erin Morgenstern – The Starless Sea
  • Romance: Casey McQuiston – Red, White & Royal Blue
  • Science Fiction: Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone – This Is How You Lose the Time War
  • Horror: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Humor: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Nonfiction: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Memoir & Autobiography: Laura Kate Dale – Uncomfortable Labels: My Life as a Gay Autistic Trans Woman (Write-In Vote)
  • History & Biography: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Science & Technology: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Food & Cookbooks: Didn’t vote in this category
  • Graphic Novels & Comics: Alice Oseman – Heartstopper, Vol. 2
  • Poetry: Dean Atta – The Black Flamingo (Write-In Vote)
  • Debut Novel: Casey McQuiston – Red, White & Royal Blue
  • Young Adult Fiction: Mason Deaver – I Wish You All the Best
  • Young Adult Fantasy: Roshani Chokshi – The Gilded Wolves (Write-In Vote)
  • Middle Grade & Children’s: Victoria Schwab – Tunnel of Bones
  • Picture Books: Didn’t vote in this category

Did you vote already, or are you going to? What 2019 releases do you think you will be voting for?

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  1. I voted for Heartstopper and The Starless Sea as well and also a few others, but I have forgotten now and GR won’t let me go back and look! 😂 Most of the ones you voted for (that I haven’t read) are on my TBR 😀

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