The Goodreads Choice Awards 2015 and 2016

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A little history of The Goodreads Choice Awards – Parts 7 & 8

The 7th winner’s page: https://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-books-2015

The 8th winner’s page: https://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-books-2016

 

There are some interesting facts:

2015

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2016

 20 categories  20
 14 Goodreads authors among the winners  13
 39.55 % highest winning percentage  40.55 %
3,007,748 votes cast  3,563,105

There are some interesting 2015 choices/winners we should not miss:

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There are some interesting 2016 choices/winners we should not miss:

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Do you remember your favourite books in 2015 and 2016? Which books would you have chosen? Or are your 2015 and 2016 favourites already displayed in this list? Thrill me! 🙂

 

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The Goodreads Choice Awards 2014

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A little history of The Goodreads Choice Awards – Part 6

The sixth winner’s page in 2014 (https://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-books-2014) is pretty interesting.

 

There are some interesting facts:

20  categories
12  Goodreads authors
38.7 %  highest winning percentage
3,317,504  votes cast

 

There are some interesting choices/winners we should not miss:

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Do you remember your favourite books in 2014? Which books would you have chosen? Or is your 2014 favourite already displayed in this list? Thrill me! 🙂

 

The Goodreads Choice Awards 2009-2013 – Statistics

Number of categories:

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Figures:

2009:  13

2010:  23

2011:  22

2012:  20

2013:  20

 

Number of Goodreads authors among the winners:

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Figures:

2009:  7

2010:  9

2011:  11

2012:  12

2013:  12

Percentage of Goodreads authors among the winners:

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Figures:

2009:  54%

2010:  39%

2011:  50%

2012:  60%

2013:  60%

Highest winning percentage:

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Figures:

2009:  37.1%

2010:  38.1%

2011:  28.2%

2012:  42.9%

2013:  43.0%

Number of total votes cast (in thousands):

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Figures:

2009:  53,500 (approx.)

2010:  157,000 (approx.)

2011:  638,603

2012:  1,156,852

2013:  1,953,770

 

What do you think about these figures? Which numbers will change – and why?

I am looking forward to your suggestions!  🙂

 

The Goodreads Choice Awards 2013

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A little history of The Goodreads Choice Awards – Part 5

The fifth winner’s page in 2013 (https://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-books-2013) is very elegant.

 

There are some interesting facts:

20  categories
12  Goodreads authors
43.0 %  highest winning percentage
1,953,770  votes cast

 

There are some interesting choices/winners we should not miss:

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Do you remember your favourite books in 2013? Which books would you have chosen? Or is your 2013 favourite already displayed in this list? Thrill me! 🙂

 

The Goodreads Choice Awards 2012

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A little history of The Goodreads Choice Awards – Part 4

The fourth winner’s page in 2012 (https://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/favorite-book-of-2012) is really fashionable, compared to the first one in 2009.

There are some interesting facts:

20  categories
12  Goodreads authors
42.9 %  highest winning percentage
1,156,852  votes cast

 

There are some interesting choices/winners we should not miss:

Goodreads_2012

 

Do you remember your favourite books in 2012? Which books would you have chosen? Or is your 2012 favourite already displayed in this list? Thrill me! 🙂