The end of the year is a great time to look back at what the residents of Glen Ellyn have been checking out at the library this year. Find a list of the books checked out most by our patrons in 2011 below. The kids' top 5 were dominated by popular series books, and there was a tie for fifth place in the adult fiction check-outs.
The top 5 kids fiction books of 2011:
- The Ugly Truth (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 5) by Jeff Kinney
- Dog Days (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 4) by Jeff Kinney
- Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by JK Rowling
The top 6 adult fiction books of 2011:
- Tick Tock by James Patterson
- Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult
- State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
- The Fifth Witness by Michael Connelly
- (tie) Hell's Corner by David Baldacci
- (tie) Smokin Seventeen, A Stephanie Plum Novel by Janet Evanovich
To read any of these great books, vist our website, search for their titles in the catalog, and place a hold. Super easy!