Apple announces Best Books of the Year

lifestyle December 05, 2018 09:18

By The Nation

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Apple has announced its list of best books for 2018 as compiled by its editors as following:



In 2018, Apple Books launched as a brand new app, making it effortless for iPhone and iPad users to discover and enjoy books and audiobooks. This year Apple Books celebrates works from a diverse group of authors, including Tommy Orange's debut There There; Tayari Jones’s American Marriage that is both the Book and Audiobook of the Year; and Rachel Hollis's Girl, Wash Your Face. Politics dominated the U.S. charts this year with Fire and FuryFear and A Higher Loyalty all appearing in the top 10 best-selling nonfiction books. On the fiction front, readers remain rabid for books adapted for the screen, including Kevin Kwan’s Crazy Rich Asiansand Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects.

Book of the Year: American Marriage

Best Nonfiction: The Library Book 

Best Mystery: The Witch Elm

Best Thriller: Light It Up

Best Bio/Memoir: Educated 

Best Romance: Too Wilde to Wed

Best Science Fiction/Fantasy: Spinning Silver 

Best Feel-Good Fiction: When Life Gives You Lululemons

Best Literary Fiction: There There 

Best Young Reader Book: Harbor Me

Best Audiobooks of the Year

Audiobook of the Year: American Marriage

Best Nonfiction: 21 Lessons for the 21st Century 

Best Mystery: Something in the Water

Best Thriller: Long Road to Mercy 

Best Bio/Memoir: Becoming 

Best Business Audiobook: Dare to Lead 

Best Health, Mind, Body: Girl, Wash Your Face

Best Family Audiobook: Rebound 

Best Humor: Calypso 

Best Historical Fiction: The Great Alone

2018 Apple Books Charts