Lovelybooks Leserpreis Awards – The Winners

You didn’t have to wait long 🙂

Here they are, the winners of Lovelybooks Leserpreis awards 2013. If you click on the picture below, you can see them all with pictures of the book covers and you can scroll through the whole ranking not just those who won 1st, 2nd and 3rd. I used the English titles where there is one to make it easier for you, even though the voters voted for the German translations.

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Romane / Novels

1st. Jojo Moyes Me Before You

2nd. Matthew Quick Silver Linings

3rd. Jonas Jonasson The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden

Krimis und Thriller / Crime Novels & Thrillers

1st. Stephen King Doctor Sleep

2nd. Dan Brown Inferno

3rd. Sebastian Fitzek Der Nachtwandler


1st. Maggie Stiefvater The Raven Boys

2nd. Ben Aaronovitch Whispers Under Ground

3rd. George R. R. Martin Hedge Knight/The Sworn Sword/The Mystery Knight

Science Fiction

1st. Jennifer Benkau Dark Destiny

2nd. Dan Wells Partials

3rd. Terry Pratchett The Long Earth

JugendbĂĽcher / Young Adult

1st. Kerstin Gier Silber

2nd. R. J. Palacio Wonder

3rd. Ursula Poznanski Die Verschworenen

KinderbĂĽcher / Children’s Books

1st. Sven Nordqvist Findus Moves Out

2nd. Frauke Scheunemann Winston – Ein Kater in Geheimer Mission

3rd. Jeff Kinney Diary of a Wimpy Kid #8 – Hard Luck

Liebesromane / Romance

1st. Kristin Harmel The Sweetness of Forgetting

2nd. Jamie McGuire Beautiful Disaster

3rd. Cecilia Ahern How to Fall in Love

Erotik / Erotic Novels

1st. Sylvia Day Crossfire – Bared to You

2nd. Abbi Glines Fallen Too Far

3rd. Samantha Young On Dublin Street

Historische Romane / Historical Fiction

1st. Rebecca Gablé Das Haupt der Welt

2nd. Daniel Wolf Das Salz der Erde

3rd. Elisabeth BĂĽchle Sturmwolken am Horizont


1st. Loriot Spätlese

2nd. Michael Frey Dodillet HerrchenglĂĽck

3rd. Bastian Sick Wir braten gern!

Sachbuch und Ratgeber / Nonfiction

1st. Barbara Stäcker Nana – …der Tod trägt Pink

2nd. Attila Hildmann Vegan for Youth

3rd. James Bowen A Street Cat Named Bob

Bestes Hörbuch / Best Audio Book

1st. Jojo Moyes Me Before You

2nd. Rita Falk Sauerkrautkoma

3rd. Cornelia Funke Inkheart

Bester Buchtitel / Best Book Title

The voters voted for the German book title, thats why I’ll put that one first. Then I’ll give you the original English title and after that a translation of the German title.

1st. Ali Shaw Der Mann, der den Regen träumt (The Man Who Rained though the German title translates to The Man Who Dreams the Rain)

2nd. Jonas Jonasson Die Analphabetin, die rechnen konnte (The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden the German title translates to The Illiterate (Girl/Woman) Who Could Calculate.

3rd. Marina Lewycka Die Werte der modernen Welt unter BerĂĽcksichtigung diverser Kleintiere (Various Pets Alive and Dead the German title translates to The Values of the Modern World Considering Various Pets)

Bestes Buchcover / Best Book Cover

1st. M. L. Stedman The Light Between Oceans (German Cover as depicted on Lovelybooks)

2nd. Noelia Blanco Im Garten der Pusteblumen

3rd. Kiera Cass The Selection

Beliebtester LovelyBooks Autor / Most Popular LovelyBooks Author

1st. Kerstin Gier

2nd. Ursula Poznanski

3rd. Kai Meyer

I noticed that there is a lot of young adult fiction and series in these categories. So both are still quite popular. I don’t seem to be quite mainstream, as my personal favorites didn’t make it to the top three in their categories. Me Before You is the winner of the Novel category though 🙂

I hope you enjoyed this one, next post will be promised interview!

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