Top 5: Most Frequently Read Books in 2021 (1.31.2022)

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Lists of the most popular books of the past year abound.  Which books were the most popular to Fauquier Public Library patrons, your friends and neighbors?

In 2021, Fauquier Public Library patrons checked out more than a quarter of a million items including new releases and old favorites, board books for children and Boxes of Books for young readers. Selections spanned many formats – physical books, e-Books and e-Audiobooks and books on CD.

Check out what library patrons read (or listened to) most frequently:

Top 5 Adult Fiction Titles

  1. The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah
  2. The Midnight Library by Matt Haig
  3. The Vanishing Half by Britt Bennet
  4. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  5. Anxious People by Frederik Backman

Top 5 Adult Non-Fiction Titles

  1. A Promised Land by Barack Obama
  2. Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey
  3. Talking to Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell
  4. Untamed by Glennon Doyle
  5. Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover

Top 5 Teen/YA Titles

  1. Five Total Strangers by Natalie Richards
  2. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins
  3. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  4. The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
  5. Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Top 5 Juvenile Authors

  1. Lincoln Peirce
  2. Rick Riordan
  3. Tui T. Sutherland
  4. J.K. Rowling
  5. Jeff Kinney

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