2020 Top Circulating Items

It’s been a long year and you’ve done a lot of reading! And watching. And listening! As we enter 2021 we thought it would be fun to take a look back at some of the media that carried us through 2020. Here are our top circulating items of the year!



2020 Top Circulating Items: Adult Fiction

Adult Fiction

  1. Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson
  2. Sumer of ‘69 by Elin Hilderbrand
  3. The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Adult Fiction CloudLibrary eBooks 

  1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  2. Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid
  3. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Adult Libby eBooks

  1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  2. Becoming by Michelle Obama
  3. White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism

Adult Nonfiction

  1. The Joy of Cooking by Irma S. Rombauer
  2. The Devil In the White City by Erik Larson
  3. Japanese Home Cooking by Sonoko Sakai

Graphic Novels

  1. The Midwinter Witch by Molly Ostertag
  2. A Very Stable Genius! By Mike Luckovich
  3. Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Kinsley


Young Adult Fiction

Young Adult Fiction

  1. Watership Down by Richard Adams
  2. Truly, Devious by Maureen Johnson
  3. Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard

Young Adult CloudLibrary eBooks

  1. A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson
  2. One of Us Is Next by Karen M. Mcmanus
  3. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

Young Adult Libby eBooks

  1. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins
  2. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  3. Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer


2020 Top Circulating Items: Juvenile Fiction

Juvenile Fiction

  1. 24 Hours in Nowhere by Dusti Bowling
  2. The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan
  3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid 14, Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney

Juvenile Fiction Libby eBooks

  1. Guts by Raina Telgemeier
  2. Dog Man: Fetch-22 by Dav Pilkey
  3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid 14, Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney

Juvenile Graphic Novels

  1. Garfield: Search for Pooky by Jim Davis
  2. Dog Man: Unleashed by Dav Pilkey
  3. Zita the Spacegirl 2 by Ben Hatke

Juvenile Picture Books

  1. The Pout-pout Fish by Deborah Diesen
  2. Be Quiet! By Ryan T. Higgins
  3. Bruce’s Big Storm by Ryan T. Higgins


2020 Top Circulating Items: Movies

Adult DVDs

  1. Joker
  2. Step Brothers
  3. The Thing (1982)

Kanopy Films

  1. Stash Short Film Festival: Comedy
  2. What We Do In the Shadows
  3. Young Goethe in Love

Music CDs

  1. The 50 Darkest Pieces of Classical Music
  2. Kingdom In My Mind by The Wood Brothers
  3. Doggystyle by Snoop Dogg


2020 Top Circulating Items: Video Games

Adult Video Games

  1. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  2. The Witcher III: Wild Hunt
  3. Super Mario Maker 2

Juvenile Video Games

  1. Rime
  2. LEGO City Undercover
  3. Pokemon Shield


Which titles kept you company in 2020? Share your favorites with us on Facebook then help us create next year’s lists by exploring our catalog and checking out new materials! Want to be first in line for new books, movies, and music? Sign up to receive emails featuring recently-ordered Library items in real-time, then place holds before they hit the shelves!


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