Most borrowed books

Most borrowed books at Auckland Libraries

Man reading on bench.What were Aucklanders reading in the three months from January to March 2017?

No surprises this quarter from Auckland Libraries’ borrowing statistics.

Once again, crime dominates the list of most-borrowed novels, with British author Lee Child’s thrillers taking three of the top ten slots.

In children’s books, beloved mouse Geronimo Stilton continues to reign supreme, followed by Daisy Meadows’s fairy books and Adam Blade’s Sea Quest series.

 

Fiction

Night school  Lee Child
Make me  Lee Child
The girl on the train  Paula Hawkins
The whistler  John Grisham
No man's land  David Baldacci
Paris for one  Jojo Moyes
Fool me once  Harlan Coben
After you  Jojo Moyes
Personal  Lee Child
The wrong side of goodbye  Michael Connelly

Non-Fiction

The life-changing magic of tidying up: the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing  Marie Kondō
The road to Little Dribbling: more notes from a small island  Bill Bryson
Exhausted to energised: Dr Libby’s guide to living your life with more energy  Libby Weaver
Nadia Lim's fresh start cookbook: over 100 delicious everyday recipes for lasting good health and weight loss  Nadia Lim
I quit sugar for life: your fad-free wholefood wellness code and cookbook  Sarah Wilson
Things that matter: stories of life & death  David Galler
Show me the money, honey  Ian Wishart
In order to live: a North Korean girl's journey to freedom  Yeonmi Park
Everyday super food  Jamie Oliver
Scrumptious  Chelsea Winter

 

New Zealand titles

Exhausted to energised: Dr Libby's guide to living your life with more energy  Libby Weaver
One summer in Venice  Nicky Pellegrino
Under Italian skies  Nicky Pellegrino
Things that matter: stories of life & death  David Galler
A tattooed heart  Deborah Challinor
Opposites  Lynley Dodd
Nadia Lim's fresh start cookbook: over 100 delicious everyday recipes for lasting good health and weight loss  Nadia Lim
American blood  Ben Sanders
Everyday delicious  Chelsea Winter
Homemade happiness  Chelsea Winter

 

Child reading on stack of books.Children's authors

Geronimo & Thea Stilton
Daisy Meadows
Adam Blade
Enid Blyton
Sally Rippin
Carolyn Keene
R L Stine
Francesca Simon
Jeff Kinney
Andy Griffiths

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