Most Borrowed Books in 2023

Most Borrowed Books in 2023

Over the past year, Myli has seen nearly 74,000 holds placed on items within our 17 different library branches across Victoria. Below, we have summarised our most popular titles of 2023 based on your holds. How many of these have you read? Are the results what you expected? What will you be adding to your list?

Top 10 Authors at Myli –

James Patterson has consistently been a favourite among Myli Members and has secured the title of the most popular author for 2023. With 1,082 of his 1,167 holds placed in Cardinia Shire, Patterson’s popularity in the area also earned him the top spot on their list of most popular authors.

  1. James Patterson
  2. David Baldacci
  3. Fiona McIntosh
  4. Ann Cleeves
  5. Michael Connelly
  6. Pip Williams
  7. Harlan Coben
  8. Kate Moreton
  9. Jodi Picoult
  10. Kristin Hannah

Top 10 Titles at Myli –

Pip Williams’ ‘The Bookbinder of Jericho’ claimed the top spot among three out of four Myli-serviced Shires. The Baw Baw, Cardinia, and South Gippsland Shires all saw ‘The Bookbinder of Jericho’ securing the highest-rated title, while Bass Coast Shire had the book in second place, behind Ann Cleeves’ ‘A Prey to Murder’.

  1. The Bookbinder of Jericho – Pip Williams
  2. A Prey to Murder – Ann Cleaves
  3. Homecoming – Kate Morton
  4. I Will Find You – Harlan Coben
  5. Home Before Night – J. P. Pomare
  6. Dead Tide – Fiona McIntosh
  7. Identity – Nora Roberts
  8. Simply Lies – David Baldacci
  9. Broken Bay – Margaret Hickey
  10. Another Life – Kristin Hannah
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