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Goodreads Choice Awards 2018 announced

Dec 5, 2018

The winners of the Goodreads Choice Awards 2018 have been announced, with Curtis Brown authors featuring.

Educated by Tara Westover has been named the winner of the 'Best Memoir and Autobiography' category with over 57,000 votes. Educated details the extraordinary story of a young woman who, having never gone to school, embarked on higher education at the age of seventeen and only ten years later completed a PhD in history at Cambridge University.

Still Me by Jojo Moyes has won the 'Best Fiction' Award. The third installment in the bestselling Me Before You series sees heroine Louisa Clark, as she arrives in New York, ready to take on a new life.

In its tenth year, this wide scale literary contest draws from the membership of 80 million Goodreads users and more than 5 million combined votes were cast in this year’s awards. In comparison to other awards, the Goodreads Choice Awards are unique as they are the only major book awards decided by readers.