SHE READS
BEST OF 2020

Winners of the 2020 She Reads Awards

Thousands of you voted and the winners are IN. Our annual She Reads Awards are voted on by you – readers and fans – and reflect the books you loved most this year. Here are the winners for the best books of the year in the She Reads Awards.

BEST BOOK OF 2020
THRILLER
WOMEN’S FICTION
ROMANCE
MEMOIR + NON-FICTION
HISTORICAL FICTION
YOUNG ADULT
SURPRISE HITS
BEST COVER

Best Books of the Year from Our Contributors

All year, we work with reviewers and contributors to curate lists of the top books of the year. These lists reflect the opinions of our contributors and editors. Keep reading for more of the best books of the year!

Most Anticipated Books of 2021

Now that we know the best books of 2020, we’re already getting started on our 2021 TBR list. How about you?

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THRILLERS
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WOMEN’S FICTION
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ROMANCE
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MEMOIR + NON-FICTION
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HISTORICAL FICTION
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YOUNG ADULT
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SURPRISE HITS
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BEST COVERS
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BEST BOOK OF 2020
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