Top 2020 Titles from Syndetics Unbound

Dec 22, 2020

Book cover: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia OwensEver wonder what patrons are searching for in library catalogs? Here are the answers for 2020, aggregated from all the public libraries that use Syndetics Unbound. Last week’s Syndetics Unbound Blog post covers the top 15 most searched-for books of 2020 in US public libraries. It also includes lists for the top ten titles of the United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada, along with some other interesting book data.

The top 15 from the U.S. were:

  1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  2. American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
  3. Camino Winds by John Grisham
  4. The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
  5. The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
  6. The Guest List: A Novel by Lucy Foley
  7. The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
  8. Walk the Wire by David Baldacci
  9. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
  10. 28 Summers by Elin Hilderbrand
  11. The Dutch House by Ann Patchett
  12. Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid
  13. Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
  14. Fair Warning by Michael Connelly
  15. The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben

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