Most popular titles borrowed by reading groups

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These are the most popular titles borrowed by reading groups in Surrey Libraries in 2020. The lists also show where a title is available in Large Print (LP), Audiobook (TCD), or eBook (Ebk) format.

Fiction titles

Book titleBook authorOther formats available (Large Print (LP), Audiobook (TCD), or eBook (Ebk))
1. Little Fires EverywhereCeleste NgLP
2. The Beekeeper of AleppoChristy LefteriTCD, Ebk
3. Where the Crawdads SingDelia Owens 
4. Single ThreadTracy ChevalierTCD, LP, Ebk
5. The Giver of StarsJojo MoyesTCD, Ebk
6. Home FireKamila Shamsie LP, Ebk
7. Girl, Woman, OtherBernardine EvaristoTCD, Ebk
8. An American MarriageTayari JonesTCD, LP, Ebk
9. The Tattooist of Auschwitz Heather MorrisTCD, LP, Ebk
10. The Dutch HouseAnn PatchettEbk

Thriller titles

Book titleBook authorOther formats available (Large Print (LP), Audiobook (TCD), or eBook (Ebk))
1. The DryJane HarperTCD
2. Anatomy of a ScandalSarah VaughanEbk
3. The Hunting PartyLucy FoleyTCD, LP, Ebk
4. The Reader on the 6.27Jean-Paul Didierlaurent 
5. Magpie MurdersAnthony HorowitzTCD, LP
6. Force of NatureJane HarperTCD
7. How the Dead SpeakVal McDermidTCD, LP
8. The Woman in the WindowA J Finn 
7. Ghost WallSarah Moss 
10. ScrublandsChris Hammer 

Non-fiction titles

Book titleBook authorOther formats available (Large Print (LP), Audiobook (TCD), or Ebook (Ebk))
1. The Salt PathRaynor WinnLP, Ebk
2. This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior DoctorAdam KayLP, Ebk
3. EducatedTara WestoverTCD, LP, Ebk
4. BecomingMichelle ObamaEbk
5. Lady in Waiting: my extraordinary life Anne Glenconner 
6. Do No Harm: stories of life, death and brain surgeryHenry Marsh 
7. I am MahalaMalala YousafzaiLP, TCD
8. Step by Step: the life in my journeysSimon Reeve 
9. The Road to Little DribblingBill BrysonLP, Ebk
10. Letters to the MidwifeJennifer WorthLP