Amazon's Best Books of 2018 has announced its selections for the Best Books of 2018, naming Tara Westover’s Educated: A Memoir the Best Book of the Year. The Top 10 Amazon Best Books of the Year are as follows:

  1. Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
  2. Washington Black: A Novel by Esi Edugyan
  3. Indianapolis: The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man by Lynn Vincent and Sara Vladic
  4. Elevation: A Novel by Stephen King
  5. The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantú
  6. The Woman in the Window: A Novel by A.J. Finn
  7. Once Upon a River: A Novel by Diane Setterfield
  8. Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha) by Tomi Adeyemi
  9. Virgil Wander: A Novel by Leif Enger
  10. There There: A Novel by Tommy Orange

The top pick in the children’s category is the middle grade novel The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon.

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