Australia’s Favourite Library Books – Kids

Australia’s Favourite Library Books – Kids

Wondering what to borrow from the library this school holidays? This list of some of the most popular library books might give you a few clues.

Last month the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) released lists of Australia’s most borrowed library books for the first quarter of 2015. Among the lists were the 10 most borrowed kids books from a survey of public libraries from February to April. There are a few expected favourites, some classics and a few surprises. As part of Better Reading’s Kids Week, here’s a full list of the ten titles:

1.       Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney

2.       13-Storey, 26 Storey and 39-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton

3.       Geronimo and Thea Stilton series by Elisabetta Dami

4.       Spot series by Eric Hill

5.       The Wrong Book by Nick Bland

6.       Just! series by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton

7.       Once by Morris Gleitzman

8.       Peck Peck Peck by Lucy Cousins

9.       Selby series by Duncan Ball

10.   The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne



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