Top 10 Lists for 2016

Let’s take a look back at what the Aurora Public Library District’s top 10 checkouts were in Picture Books, Board Books, J-Fic, Teen & Adult sections of the library. So let’s dive in!

Board Books

10. Zoo babies by Hannigan, Paula
9. That’s not my panda, by Fiona Watt
8. That’s not my cow: its nose is too rough, by Fiona Watt
7. The splendid spotted snake, by Betty Ann Schwartz
6. Move!, by Lolly Hopwood
5. That’s not my fox: its ears are too furry, by Fiona Watt
4. Lion, by Paul Adshead
3. My first book of girl power., by DC Comics
2. That’s not my dinosaur: its body is to squashy, by Fiona Watt

And the #1 Checkout in Board Books was

  1. That’s not my kitten: its ears are too soft, by Fiona Watt


Picture Books

10. Pete the cat saves Christmas, by Eric Litwin
9. Beachy and me, by Bob Staake
8. An amazing snowman, by Barbara Jean Hicks
7. Pete the Cat and the new guy, by Kim Dean
6. Frozen – the icy journey, by Bill Scollon
5. Pete the cat and his magic sunglasses, by James Dean
4. Peppa pig and the I love you game
3. Pete the cat: I love my white shoes, by Eric Litwin
2. Leaf Man, by Lois Ehlert

And the #1 Checkout in Picture Books was

  1. Pete the cat and the bedtime blues, by Kim Dean


J-Fic Books

10. Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir-Stinks-A-Lot: the twelfth epic novel
9. I funny TV: a middle school story, by James Patterson
8. Ghost in the machine Ryan’s Journal, by Patrick Carman
7. The 13-story treehouse, by Andy Griffiths
6. Dork diaries: tales from a not-so-fabulous life, by Rachel Renee Russell
5. Big Nate blasts off, by Lincoln Peirce
4. Locker hero, by Rachel Renee Russell
3. Diary of a wimpy kid: the long haul, by Jeff Kinney
2. Tales from the not-so-perfect pet sitter, by Rachel Renee Russell

And the #1 Checkout in J-Fic Books was

  1. Lunch lady and the cyborg substitute, by Jarrett Krosoczka


Teen Books

10. The infinite sea, by Richard Yancey
9. City of Bones, by Cassandra Clare
8. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, by Ransom Riggs
7. Winter, by Marissa Meyer
6. Life and death: twilight reimagined, by Stephenie Meyer
5. Lady midnight, by Cassandra Clare
4. The 5th Wave, by Richard Yancey
3. Ashfall, by Mike Mullin
2. All the bright places, by Jennifer Niven

And the #1 Checkout in Teen Books was

  1. Dangerous lies, by Becca Fitzpatrick


Adult Books

10. Property of a noblewoman: a novel, by Danielle Steel
9. Cross justice, by James Patterson
8. A girl’s guide to moving on: a novel, by Debbie Macomber
7. The apartment: a novel, by Danielle Steel
6. 15th affair, by James Patterson
5. The girl on the train, by Paula Hawkins
4. The last mile, by David Baldacci
3. Tricky twenty-two: a Stephanie Plum novel, by Janet Evanovich
2. See me, by Nicolas Sparks

And the #1 Checkout in Adult Books was

  1. Me before you: a novel, by Jojo Moyes