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Most Borrowed Books and Authors 2017

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Top 20 Most Borrowed Titles in Irish Public Libraries


  Title Contributor
1.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck  Jeff Kinney
2.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down  Jeff Kinney
3.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever  Jeff Kinney
4.  Diary of a Wimpy: The Third Wheel  Jeff Kinney
5.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School  Jeff Kinney
6.  Diary of A Wimpy Kid  Jeff Kinney
7.  Demon Dentist  David Walliams
8.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth  Jeff Kinney
9.  The Girl on the Train  Paula Hawkins
10.  Awful Auntie  David Walliams
11.  Ratburger  David Walliams
12.  Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone  J.K. Rowling
13.  Holding  Graham Norton
14.  Knights of the Borrowed Dark  Dave Rudden
15.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw  Jeff Kinney
16.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules  Jeff Kinney
17.  Lying in Wait  Liz Nugent
18.  Mr Stink  David Walliams
19.  The World’s Worst Children  David Walliams
20.  The Boy in the Dress  David Walliams

Top 20 Most Borrowed Authors in Irish Public Libraries


Author Name
1 Roderick Hunt
2  Daisy Meadows
3  Roger Hargreaves
4  Francesca Simon
5  Julia Donaldson
6  Enid Blyton
7  James Patterson
8  Roald Dahl
9  Jacqueline Wilson
10  Adam Blade
11  Jeff Kinney
12  Michael Morpurgo
13  Dorling Kindersley (Publisher)
14  David Walliams
15  JK Rowling
16  Holly Webb
17  Dav Pilkey
18  Dr Seuss
19  Alan MacDonald
20  Wilbert Awdry

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