Top Titles 2021


Check out the most borrowed items from Moonee Valley Libraries in 2021! How many did you read?

Top adult fiction

The Survivors Jane Harper
Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens
The Dictionary of Lost Words Pip Williams
The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett
Apples Never Fall Liane Moriarty
The Labyrinth : a pastoral Amanda Lohrey
Normal People Sally Rooney
One Hundred Days Alice Pung
A Room Made of Leaves : a novel Kate Grenville
Fair Warning Michael Connelly

Top non-fiction – Cooking

Top non-fiction – Home & Garden

Top non-fiction – Health & Wellness

Phosphorescence : on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark Julia Baird
Atomic Habits : tiny changes, remarkable results : an easy & proven way to build good habits & break bad ones James Clear
The Body Keeps the Score : mind, brain and body in the transformation of trauma Bessel A. Van der Kolk
The Resilience Project : finding happiness through gratitude, empathy & mindfulness Hugh Van Cuylenburg
So You Think You Know What’s Good for You Norman Swan

Top eBooks (Overdrive & Borrowbox combined)

The SurvivorsJane Harper
All Our Shimmering SkiesTrent Dalton
HoneybeeCraig Silvey
Bridgerton Collection, Volume 1: Bridgerton Series, Books 1-3Julia Quinn
ScrublandsChris Hammer
The DryJane Harper
The Dictionary of Lost WordsPip Williams
The Wife and the WidowChristian White
UntamedGlennon Doyle
Atomic Habits : tiny changes, remarkable results : an easy & proven way to build good habits & break bad ones James Clear

Top eAudio (Overdrive & Borrowbox combined)

Becoming Michelle Obama
Nine Perfect StrangersLiane Moriarty
Boy Swallows UniverseTrent Dalton
The Midnight LibraryMatt Haig
The SurvivorsJane Harper
Where the Crawdads SingDelia Owen
Dictionary of Lost WordsPip Williams
The Good SisterSally Hepworth
The FlatshareBeth O’Leary
Barefoot InvestorScott Pape

Top streamed Kanopy

Catherine the Great
Dune (2000)
The Phone Call
Broken English
Alone: Season 6
The Killing Season
Sophie and the Rising Sun (no longer available)
Alone: Season 5
Dial M for Murder

Top young adult fiction

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes Suzanne Collins
Crooked Kingdom Leigh Bardugo
The Hate U Give Angie Thomas
Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince J.K. Rowling
Two Can Keep a Secret Karen McManus
Throne of Glass Sarah J Maas
One of Us is Next Karen McManus
One of Us is Lying Karen McManus
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows J.K. Rowling
Six of Crows Leigh Bardugo

Top junior fiction

The 130-Storey Treehouse Andy Griffiths
Weirdomania! Anh Do
The 117-Storey Treehouse Andy Griffiths
The Treehouse Joke Book Andy Griffiths
Vote WeirDo Anh Do
Diary of a Wimpy Kid : the meltdown Jeff Kinney
Spectacular School Trip (Really…) Liz Pichon
Planet Weird! Anh Do
The Baddest Day Ever Aaron Blabey
The Deep End Jeff Kinney

Top picture books

Give Me Some Space! Philip Bunting
Where Is the Green Sheep?Mem Fox
Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes Mem Fox
What the Ladybird Heard at the Seaside Julia Donaldson
Celeste the Giraffe Loves to Laugh Celeste Barber
Pig the Tourist Aaron Blabey
Lots of Frogs Howard Calvert
Cat and Dog Jonathan Bentley
The Very Super Bear Nick Bland
Wolfred Nick Bland