2011 goodreads Choice Awards – Semifinal Round!

Have you been following the 2011 goodreads Choice Awards process this year?  If not, now’s a good time to jump on board. It’s the semi-final round and some of Midtown Review’s favorite authors from podcasts past are nominated.

Click over to the Choice Awards page on goodreads.com to vote and be sure to support our fav’s:

FICTION:
SWAMPLANDIA by Karen Russell (a Midtown Review Book Club Pick)
THE SUBMISSION by Amy Waldman (Check out our interview from last week!)

MYSTERY & THRILLER:
LOVE YOU MORE by Lisa Gardner (Got to chat with Lisa while she was on tour for this one!)
THE AFFAIR by Lee Child (Talked to Lee a couple of years ago about an earlier book.  Love him.)

HISTORICAL FICTION:
MRS. TOM THUMB by Melanie Benjamin (We’ve done a couple posts about the fabulous Melanie!)
DREAMS OF JOY by Lisa See (One of the most searched for podcasts on our site.)

FANTASY:
ONE OF OUR THURSDAYS IS MISSING by Jasper Fforde (Talked to him about SHADES OF GREY – still one of my favorite books.)

HORROR:
THE NIGHT STRANGERS by Chris Bohjalian (When I interviewed Chris about THE SECRETS OF EDEN I didn’t think of him as a horror writer – but there you go.)

HUMOR:
THIS IS A BOOK by Demetri Martin (featured in our Debut Spotlight)

NONFICTION:
THREE CUPS OF DECEIT by Jon Krakauer (we buzzed about it)
POKE THE BOX by Seth Godin (we took a bath with him)

YOUNG ADULT FICTION:
SHINE by Lauren Myracle (Love her.  Interviewed her with her sister a few years back.)

YOUNG ADULT FANTASY:
MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN by Ransom Riggs (another Debut Spotlight)

POETRY:
TESTIFY by Joseph Lease (Check out our review by in-house poet Amy Pence)

Of course I would never tell you how to vote.  Just wanted to give you a little reminder of some we love.  The important thing is just that you vote and support your favorite authors!  So get clicking!

— Dana Barrett, Managing Editor

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