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BEST BOOKS OF 2009
Announcing the winners of the 2009 Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers. Congratulations to the best books of the year!
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All-Time Favorite

Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
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Fiction

The Help
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Nonfiction

Columbine
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Mystery & Thriller

The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
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Fantasy

Dead and Gone (Sookie Stackhouse, #9)
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Science Fiction

Leviathan (Leviathan, #1)
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Contemporary Fiction

The Last Song
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Romance

An Echo in the Bone (Outlander, #7)
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Young Adult Fiction

Along for the Ride
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Young Adult Series

Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
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Graphic Novel

Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?
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Children's

Dog Days (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #4)
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Picture Book

Blueberry Girl
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Voting Open Dec. 2 -
Jan. 1
Winners Announced Jan. 9

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