In this week’s chart, Morecambe Library takes a look at 10 of the most popular books in its ebook library.
1 Catching Fire – Suzanne Collins
The second book in the hugely successful Hunger Games Trilogy sees Katniss and Peeta return to their district with the hope of a peaceful future.
2 Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children – Ransom Riggs
A mysterious island, an abandoned orphanage and a strange collection of photographs make this book – which is also heading to the big screen courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox – an interesting read.
3 Pros And Cons – Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg have teamed up to tell the story of an FBI agent on the hunt for a con artist, a prequel to ‘The Heist.’
4 The Giver – Lois Lowry
Jonas discovers all is not what it seems when he reaches 12. The book is set in a future where there is no war, no hunger, no pain and everyone from 12 years old has a profession chosen for them by the Committee of Elders.
5 The Aviator’s Wife: A Novel – Melanie Benjamin
When Anne Morrow falls for Colonel Charles Lindbergh fresh off his 1927 solo flight over the Atlantic her life is changed forever.
6 Twelve Years A Slave – Solomon Northup
First published in 1853, this is the true story of a successful violinist who is kidnapped, sold into slavery and forced to work on the cotton plantations in the Deep South.
7 12th Of Never – James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
Detective Lindsay Boxer has a baby on the way and two killers on the loose in the 12th book in the Women’s Murder Club series.
8 Heat Wave – Richard Castle
Perfect for fans of the television series ‘Castle’, when a New York tycoon falls to his death from an apartment Nikki Heat is called in to investigate.
9 The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho
When a young shepherd decides there is more to life than his humble home and his flock he sets off into distant lands meeting strangers along the way and changing his life forever.
10 Tell Me – Lisa Jackson
Blondell O’Henry killed her daughter and wounded her other two children. Now she is about to be set free from prison after her son has recanted his testimony.
*All these ebooks are available to download from Lancashire Libraries.