Most popular digital materials

We hope you use your library card to access free audiobooks, ebooks and music online. To learn about these services go here for Overdrive digital books and audio, or here for Freegal music downloads.

Below are the digital titles with the most checkouts and downloads this summer.

eBooks

A Murder in Time: A Novel
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel
Hunter’s Moon
Queen of Shadows
The Girl on the Train: A Novel
City of Heavenly Fire
You and Everything After
Brush with Death
The Bat: Harry Hole Series
Silken Prey: Prey Series

 

Audiobooks

Dealing with Dragons: The Enchanted Forest Chronicles
The Salmon of Doubt
The Venetian Betrayal
That Woman: The Life of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor
The Goldfinch
Tell the Wolves I’m Home: A Novel
Circling the Sun: A Novel
The Crossing
The Long Way Home
Up From the Grave

 

Freegal Music, Most Downloaded Songs of the Summer
Adele: Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
Adele: Hello
Adele: I Miss You
Johnny Cash:   A Boy Named Sue
Bill Withers:  Ain’t No Sunshine
The Doobie Brothers:   China Grove
The Vaccines:    Do You Want a Man?


Tony Bennett with Ray Charles:   Evenin’
Van Morrison & Mark Knopfler:  Irish Heartbeat
The Clash:  Somebody Got Murdered
The Clash:  The Magnificent Seven
The Clash:  Train in Vain
Bryan Adams:  Straight from the Heart
Caroline Smith & The Good Night Sleeps:  You Promised Me

Maine’s Most Wanted

What do Mainer’s want in August (aside from a quiet place away from the crowds to enjoy the fleeting beauty that is summer in Maine?) From libraries they want books and DVDs, music CDs and graphic novels. Below is a list of the top holds in a variety of categories, so get your name on the list soon!

Books
1)      Widowmaker (Doiron)
2)      A Great Reckoning (Penny) *
3)      The Black Widow (Silva)
4)      Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Thorne/Rowling)
5)      Truly Madly Guiltly (Moriarty)
6)      A Man Called Ove (Koch)
7)      Before the Fall (Hawley)
8)      Here’s to Us (Hilderbrand)
9)      Barkskins (Proulx)
10)   Bullseye (Patterson)
11)   Crisis of Character (Byrne)
12)   Sweet Tomorrows (Macomber)
13)   Insidious (Coulter) *
14)   Smoother Operator (Woods)
15)   Heroes of the Frontier (Eggers)
16)   White Trash (Isenberg)
17)   Belgravia (Fellowes)
18)   Wired (Garwood) *
19)   Apprentice in Death (Robb) *
20)   Curious Minds (Evanovich) *

 

Audiobook
1)      Before the Fall (Hawley)
2)      Barkskins (Proulx)
3)      Lilac Girls (Kelly)
4)      The Black Widow (Silva)
5)      Truly Madly Guiltily (Moriarty)
6)      Alexander Hamilton (Chernow)
7)      Among the Wicked (Castillo)
8)      A Great Reckoning (Penny)
9)      Sapiens (Harari)
10)   Alexander Hamilton (Chernow)

 

Graphic Novels
1)      Monstress Volume 1
2)      The Vision 1
3)      Deadpool  Collection 1
4)      Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur 1
5)      Black Panther Collection 1
6)      Bombshells vol 2
7)      Marvel Zombies Dead Days
8)      My Little Pony Friends Forever
9)      Preacher 7
10)   LEGO Ninjago, masters of Spinjitzu

DVD
1)      Zootopia
2)      My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
3)      Hello, My Name is Doris
4)      Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice
5)      Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
6)      London Has Fallen
7)      Miracles from Heaven
8)      Allegiant
9)      Gods of Egypt
10)   Triple 9

 

TV Series
1)      House of Cards: Season 4
2)      Vera: Set 6
3)      Rizzoli & Isles: Season 6
4)      Shameless: Season 5
5)      DCI Banks: Season 4
6)      Lost Girls: The Final Chapters
7)      The Magicians: Season 1
8)      Father Brown: Season 3, Part 2
9)      Janet King: Series 1
10)   Haven: The Final Season

 

Music CDs
1)      The Getaway (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
2)      Johannesburg (Mumford & Sons)
3)      I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It (The 1975)
4)      A Moon Shaped Pool (Radiohoead)
5)      Muscle Shoals soundtrack