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Top 10 Downloaded Adult Fiction From The Library

OverDrive, a company that distributes digital books to libraries, has published its lists of the most popular eBooks to be downloaded from the ¬†library. We’ve copied the top 10 downloaded adult fiction titles for the month of August below. The list includes the title of the book, the author and the number of weeks the title has been on the list.

As you can see popular titles including The Help and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo have been on the list for almost half of the year, and new titles like Janet Evanovich‘s Smokin’ Seventeen and Danielle Steele‘s Happy Birthday, have just joined.

To read about popular library downloads for other categories including adult non-fiction and juvenile fiction, follow this link. 

1. The Help, by Kathryn Stockett (Penguin USA, Inc.) 26
2. Smokin’ Seventeen, by Janet Evanovich (Random House Publishing Group) 3
3. A Game of Thrones, by George R.R. Martin (Random House Publishing Group) 5
4. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, by Stieg Larsson (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) 24
5. Water for Elephants, by Sara Gruen (Algonquin Books) 9
6. The Confession, by John Grisham (Random House Publishing Group) 11
7. One Day, by David Nicholls (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) 6
8. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, by Stieg Larsson (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) 15
9. Happy Birthday, by Danielle Steel (Random House Publishing Group) 1
10. Split Second, by Catherine Coulter (Penguin Group USA, Inc.) 2


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