For Immediate Release: December 27, 2013
For Information: Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications, 716-858-7182
The list of the most popular items borrowed in 2013 through the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System has just been announced. Based on borrowers using all 37 local public libraries, the list below includes the top three most popular and most requested book titles, along with the top downloaded eBook titles. This year’s books had something for everyone with mysteries, historical fiction and non-fiction, books in a series and books that have been made into films.
Most requested books for 2013:
Adult Fiction – most popular titles
Adult Non-Fiction – most popular titles
Young Adult/Teen – most popular titles
Children’s Fiction – most popular titles
Children’s Non-Fiction – most popular titles
The most requested eBooks from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library were:
Non-Fiction - eBook
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
Fiction - eBook
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
The Library System welcomes hearing about your favorite reads. Become a fan of our Facebook page (Buffalo & Erie County Public Library - Central Library) and post your book recommendations. The Library System has more than 3 million materials available for borrowing through the 37-branch system including downloadable eBooks and music, DVDs and books on CD. Free library card applications can be downloaded 24/7 and taken to any local public library for processing. A valid form of identification and proof of address are necessary. Those under 17 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/guardian to obtain a card and the guardian is required to have valid identification. For more information, visit www.BuffaloLib.org .