Popular books

15 popular books that came to life on screen with these OTT series

Book adaptations are a must-have, whether it’s a movie or a TV / OTT series. For those who always say ‘the book is better’, experiencing the adaptations on the screen sometimes becomes almost irresistible, if only to criticize the work. While movies try to encapsulate the broad subject matter in …

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What are the most popular books in the Plano library? Here is a list of what residents ask for the most

If Plano’s public library had a “most wanted” list, those books would be there. The morning news from Dallas asked the library for a list of its 10 most requested print materials for adults and children, as well as the most popular digital readings. Topping the list of favorite adult …

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West Virginia cases inspire popular books and TV series

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) – Ron Peterson Jr. was a student at Radford University in the mid-1980s. “I had heard about the Gina Hall case at the time,” Peterson recently told WDBJ7. “It was just one of those things that had always stuck in my mind.” Years later, when he decided …

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LGBTQ characters lead popular books recommended in New Bedford

NEW BEFORE – Strong, empowered LGBTQ + characters thrive in the literary world. Here’s why stories like “Hurricane Child” or “Zenobia July” should be welcome on any teenager’s shelf. “It’s an opportunity to see people like them, who they can relate to, who have had a similar experience to them …

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Park City librarians reflect on the most popular books of 2020

With the closing of 2020, people have turned to art and culture forms to get through this tumultuous year. Park City librarians gave an overview of the most viewed books over the past year. While some people turned to escape for help during this unprecedented year, others wanted to embrace …

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Lexington’s Most Popular Books of 2020

According to recent data from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, the Cary Memorial Library in Lexington is one of the largest and most popular in the state, despite the city’s population not being in the top 50 in the Massachusetts. It is the sixth busiest library in the state, …

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The Sherman Library’s Most Popular Books in 2020.

In a world where everything has changed, it seems, by reading books in a way, many people have faced the COVID-19 pandemic. This week, Sunny Purdin, adult services librarian at Sherman Public Library, said library staff and patrons had to make adjustments to keep everyone safe. Purdin published the following …

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Amazon unveils most popular containment books

Amazon / Good housekeeping With the increase in time spent at home, many of us are reading more than ever. Now we know which titles in particular captivated the nation during the lockdown, as Amazon UK revealed the top ten selling books that people across the country have enjoyed in …

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Bookmark: In which a snobbish reader finds solace in popular books

I am picky about my books. I only get recommendations from people whose taste for literature I admire. I usually buy one book at a time, after careful consideration and consultation. And I carefully reread the vouchers – at least once, often two or three times – as soon as …

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These are the most popular books people read when they quarantine at home

In times of crisis, books can be the perfect medium for both education and escape. And about six weeks after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, the book industry saw buyers stocking children’s exercise books and study aids; adult books on outdoor survival skills and medical …

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