Check It Out: Lansdale's Top Reads

The most popular eBooks, DVDs and novels at the Lansdale Library from August 27 to September 8

Here's a breakdown of the most popular books and DVDs checked out from the  since August 6, courtesy of director Tom Meyer and reference librarian Beth Moser.

Remember: Residents can sign up for a library card for free. Out-of-borough residents pay $35 a year for membership.

Non-residents can also join MCLINC for free. Many libraries in Montgomery County participate in the MCLINC program including Wissahickon (Blue Bell, Ambler)Indian Valley (Telford) and Norristown. MCLINC provides bookmobile service to many places in the townships surrounding Lansdale.

eBooks are now available at http://lansdalelibrary.lib.overdrive.com/

Sept. 3 to Sept. 8, 2012


American Sniper by Chris Kyle

Choose Joy by Kay Warren

The Cure For Everything by Timothy Caulfield

Fifty Shades Trilogy Bundle by E L James

Find a Stranger, Say Goodbye by Lois Lowry

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver

Rental Fiction (Bestsellers)

The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen

Backfire by Catherine Coulter

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

The Prophet by Michael Koryta

Guilty Wives by James Patterson

The Witness by Nora Roberts


Adult Fiction

Adrenaline by Jeff Abbott

Fifty Shades Darker by E L James

Victims by Jonathan Kellerman


Adult Nonfiction

Angels by Malcolm Godwin

Complete Idiot’s Guide to Algebra by W Michael Kelley

Guerrilla Marketing for Consultants by Jay Conrad Levinson

Dark Water by Robert Clark


Children’s Easy (Picture Books)

Gordon’s New View by W Awdry

The Birds, the Bees, and the Berenstain Bears by Stan Berenstain

My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza

Go, Go, Go! by Melissa Lagonegro


Children’s Fiction

Harry Potter & Chamber of Secrets by J K Rowling

Harry Potter & Prisoner of Azkaban by J K Rowling

Alexis Cool as a Cupcake by Coco Simon


Young Adult (Teen) Fiction

Catching Fire (Hunger Games 2) by Suzanne Collins

Mockingjay (Hunger Games 3) by Suzanne Collins

The Host by Stephenie Meyer



The Double


J. Edgar

King of the Corner


Aug. 27 to Sept. 1, 2012


Act of Terror by Marc Cameron

Barefoot Season by Susan Mallery

The Unholy by Heather Graham

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson

Quiet by Susan Cain

A Place called Home by Lori Wick

Rental Fiction (Bestsellers)

Robert B Parker’s Lullaby by Ace Atkins

The Prophet by Michael Koryta

The Fallen Angel by Daniel Silva


Adult Fiction

Tara Road by Maeve Binchy

Fifty Shades Darker by E L James

Fifty Shades Freed by E L James

Fifty Shades of Grey by E L James

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Mudwoman by Joyce Carol Oates


Adult Nonfiction

Amazing . . . but False! by David Diefendorf

8 Minutes in the Morning by Jorge Cruise

1001 Gardening Secrets the Experts Will Never Tell … by FC&A Publishing           

I Hate Everyone — Starting With Me by Joan Rivers           


Children’s Easy (Picture Books)

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff

Every Day is Earth Day by Jane O’Connor

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein


Children’s Fiction

A Good Night for Ghosts by Mary Pope Osborne

Abe Lincoln at Last! by Mary Pope Osborne

Cap’n Underpants & … Talking Toilets by Dav Pilkey

Rowan of Rin by Emily Rodda

Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling


Young Adult (Teen) Fiction

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Mockingjay (Hunger Games 3) by Suzanne Collins

The Giver by Lois Lowry





Dark Tide

Green Lantern




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