Here are Houston Public Library’s most-checked-out books in 2022

Books at a library. (Lubos Houska from Pixabay )

HOUSTON – Are you curious to know what other Houstonians were reading this year? From audiobooks and e-books to plain old paperbacks, readers checked out a lot of books from the Houston Public Library this year.

We asked the library system what their most popular titles of 2022 were. If you’re ready to get a head start on your reading resolutions but don’t know what book to pick up first, scroll below to see which books were a big hit with Houston bookworms.

MOST CHECKED-OUT: ADULT

MOST CHECKED-OUT: YOUNG ADULT

MOST CHECKED-OUT: CHILDREN’S

TOP AUDIOBOOK OF THE YEAR

TOP EBOOK OF THE YEAR

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Bibliophiles, what are the best books you read this year? 📖 Whether they’re new or new to you, fiction or nonfiction, tough classic from the canon or graphic novels, which titles left a lasting impression? Drop your recommendations in the comments.


About the Author:

Briana Zamora-Nipper joined the KPRC 2 digital team in 2019. When she’s not hard at work in the KPRC 2 newsroom, you can find Bri drinking away her hard earned wages at JuiceLand, running around Hermann Park, listening to crime podcasts or ransacking the magazine stand at Barnes & Noble.