New Yorkers’ Most In-demand Library Books

The most read books throughout all New York Public Library’s 88 branches:

  1. Educated by Tara Westover
  2. Becoming by Michelle Obama
  3. One Good Deed by David Baldacci


  • Battery Park City “The Big Kahuna” by Janet and Peter Evanovich
  • Columbus “Becoming” by Michelle Obama
  • Hudson Park “Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover
  • Washington Heights “Circe” by Madeline Miller


  • Clason Point “Eat Beautiful: Food and Recipes to Nourish Your Skin from the Inside Out” by Wendy Rowe
  • Grand Concourse “Slick” by Brenda Hampton
  • Mott Haven “Murdergram, Part 2” by Nisa Santiago
  • Parkchester “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury
  • Van Cortlandt “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis


  • Astoria “China Rich Girlfriend” by Kevin Kwan
  • Howard Beach “The Inn” by James Patterson
  • Ozone Park “New York City SHSAT Prep” (for Specialized High School Admissions Testing)
  • Kew Gardens Hills “The New Girl” by Daniel Silva
  • Woodhaven “One Piece” by Eiichiro Oda


  • Carroll Gardens “Normal People” by Sally Rooney
  • Gravesend Dong Zhou Kan magazine
  • Marcy “My Sister, the Serial Killer” by Oyinkan Braithwaite
  • Park Slope “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens
  • Walt Whitman Library “Private Property” by La Jill Hunt


  • Great Kills “The Perfect Witness” by Iris Johansen
  • New Dorp “The Island of Sea Women” by Lisa See
  • St. George “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman
  • Stapleton “1984” by George Orwell
  • Tottenville “Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup” by John Carreyrou

It seems like a lovely list by NYPost. Maybe I’ll able to read some of these later.

Source: NYPost


Author: Muhamad Aarif

A notorious book addict by night and an oil and gas executive by day. As Mark Twain said, "The man who doesn't read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them." So, read, read, and read some more.

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