As the year winds down, it’s time to round up the most popular book trailers of the year.
BookReels staff has collected the trailers with the most views in 2018–combined, these inspiring trailers have earned millions of views. From graffiti artists to animal superheroes to motivational advice, there’s something here for everybody!
How many have you watched?
The Girl in Room 105- Chetan Bhagat
This author spawned a whole host of articles about book trailers in India. With 1.2 million views and the production values of a Hollywood movie, this is the most viewed book trailer of the year that anyone can watch.
Keepers of the Kalachakra by Ashwin Sanghi
“A seemingly random selection of heads of state are struck down like flies by unnamed killers who work with the clinical efficiency of butchers. Except that they leave no trace of their methods. Welcome back to the shadowy and addictive world of Ashwin Sanghi.”
CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE by Tomi Adeyemi
“Are you sitting down? You might want to. Just when you thought you couldn’t get MORE excited about Tomi Adeyemi’s CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE, this book trailer takes it to the next level!”
12 Rules for Life – Jordan Peterson
“Renowned psychologist Jordan B Peterson’s 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos uniquely combines the hard-won truths of ancient tradition with the stunning revelations of cutting-edge scientific research.”
One week with 1UP A project by Martha Cooper, Ninja K. & 1UP.
“Graffiti and photography, a long standing symbiosis. Come along for a behind the-scenes-look at Berlin graffiti writing in the 21st century. Enjoy the ride!”
Restore Me By Tahereh Mafi
“Shatter Me is back—and the past will not forget it. Juliette thought she’d won. She took over Sector 45 and now has Warner by her side. But she’s still the girl with the ability to kill with a single touch—and with so much power in her young hands, the world is watching her every move, waiting to see what happens next.”
SEAFIRE by Natalie C. Parker
“After her family is killed by corrupt warlord Aric Athair and his bloodthirsty army of Bullets, Caledonia Styx is left to chart her own course on the dangerous and deadly seas. She captains her ship, the Mors Navis, with a crew of girls and women just like her, who have lost their families and homes because of Aric and his men. The crew has one mission: stay alive, and take down Aric’s armed and armored fleet.”
Dog Man and Cat Kid: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4)
“Hot diggity dog! Dog Man is back — and this time he’s not alone. The heroic hound with a real nose for justice now has a furry feline sidekick, and together they have a mystery to sniff out! When a new kitty sitter arrives and a glamorous movie starlet goes missing, it’s up to Dog Man and Cat Kid to save the day! Will these heroes stay hot on the trail, or will Petey, the World’s Most Evil Cat, send them barking up the wrong tree?”
The Unicorn Rescue Society by Adam Gidwitz and Hatem Aly
“Unicorns ARE REAL! Are you ready to protect the creatures of myth and legend? Then you belong in The Unicorn Rescue Society. HURRY–THE CREATURES NEED YOU!”
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