Goodreads Best Books of the Decade: 2000’s

Source: Bookadvice and Goodreads

  1. 6,883 people voted for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7) by J.K. Rowling
  2. 4,617 people voted for The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins
  3. 4,108 people voted for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6) by J.K. Rowling
  4. 3,847 people voted for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4) by J.K. Rowling
  5. 3,598 people voted for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5) by J.K. Rowling
  6. 3,147 people voted for The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
  7. 3,084 people voted for The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  8. 2,760 people voted for The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  9. 2,605 people voted for The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  10. 2,528 people voted for A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
  11. 2,188 people voted for Twilight (Twilight, #1) by Stephenie Meyer
  12. 2,248 people voted for Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins
  13. 2,196 people voted for Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  14. 2,082 people voted for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson
  15. 1,986 people voted for Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  16. 1,948 people voted for The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2) by Dan Brown
  17. 1,877 people voted for The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
  18. 1,593 people voted for The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  19. 1,583 people voted for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
  20. 1,568 people voted for The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
  21. 1,419 people voted for Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
  22. 1,387 people voted for My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult
  23. 1,346 people voted for Harry Potter Boxset (Harry Potter, #1–7) by J.K. Rowling
  24. 1,288 people voted for The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
  25. 1,275 people voted for Breaking Dawn (Twilight, #4) by Stephenie Meyer
  26. 1,260 people voted for The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) by Rick Riordan
  27. 1,184 people voted for Eclipse (Twilight, #3) by Stephenie Meyer
  28. 1,165 people voted for Atonement by Ian McEwan
  29. 1,083 people voted for The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #1) by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
  30. 1,095 people voted for Angels & Demons (Robert Langdon, #1) by Dan Brown
  31. 1,058 people voted for New Moon (Twilight, #2) by Stephenie Meyer
  32. 991 people voted for American Gods (American Gods, #1) by Neil Gaiman
  33. 986 people voted for The Host (The Host, #1) by Stephenie Meyer
  34. 926 people voted for Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
  35. 939 people voted for The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
  36. 921 people voted for City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare
  37. 927 people voted for The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2) by Stieg Larsson
  38. 872 people voted for Looking for Alaska by John Green
  39. 856 people voted for The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
  40. 827 people voted for Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
  41. 818 people voted for Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
  42. 733 people voted for The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
  43. 693 people voted for Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
  44. 673 people voted for The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1) by Patrick Rothfuss
  45. 663 people voted for The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America by Erik Larson
  46. 651 people voted for The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
  47. 664 people voted for The Other Boleyn Girl (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #9) by Philippa Gregory
  48. 643 people voted for Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
  49. 615 people voted for Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
  50. 625 people voted for Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle, #1) by Christopher Paolini
  51. 598 people voted for The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
  52. 570 people voted for A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3) by George R.R. Martin
  53. 573 people voted for Uglies (Uglies, #1) by Scott Westerfeld
  54. 573 people voted for The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest (Millennium, #3) by Stieg Larsson
  55. 537 people voted for Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
  56. 546 people voted for Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1) by Richelle Mead
  57. 498 people voted for Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke
  58. 508 people voted for Coraline by Neil Gaiman
  59. 495 people voted for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1) by Steven D. Levitt
  60. 485 people voted for Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
  61. 491 people voted for Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace … One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson
  62. 493 people voted for The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
  63. 492 people voted for Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult
  64. 485 people voted for The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
  65. 461 people voted for Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
  66. 490 people voted for The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards
  67. 467 people voted for The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
  68. 438 people voted for The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
  69. 431 people voted for Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1) by Marjane Satrapi
  70. 429 people voted for The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
  71. 414 people voted for The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
  72. 405 people voted for Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
  73. 414 people voted for Running with Scissors by Augusten Burroughs
  74. 401 people voted for No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
  75. 381 people voted for A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers
  76. 389 people voted for World Without End (The Pillars of the Earth, #2) by Ken Follett
  77. 391 people voted for The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, #3) by Philip Pullman
  78. 379 people voted for The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
  79. 372 people voted for The Shack by Wm. Paul Young
  80. 355 people voted for The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
  81. 357 people voted for The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
  82. 333 people voted for The Pact by Jodi Picoult
  83. 337 people voted for Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand
  84. 327 people voted for Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
  85. 312 people voted for Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
  86. 326 people voted for Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
  87. 310 people voted for Empire Falls by Richard Russo
  88. 296 people voted for House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski
  89. 310 people voted for The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski
  90. 297 people voted for A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1) by Libba Bray
  91. 289 people voted for White Teeth by Zadie Smith
  92. 288 people voted for Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
  93. 263 people voted for Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser
  94. 258 people voted for Anansi Boys (American Gods, #2) by Neil Gaiman
  95. 254 people voted for John Adams by David McCullough
  96. 255 people voted for Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks
  97. 253 people voted for Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
  98. 243 people voted for What Is the What by Dave Eggers
  99. 229 people voted for Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
  100. 228 people voted for The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream by Barack Obama

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