Highlights of 2013

The Best in Books, Movies & Music

Top 10 Adult Fiction

Cover: The Last Boyfriend by Nora Roberts
Cover: Fifty Shades of Grey by E. L. James
Cover: The Perfect Hope by Nora Roberts
Cover: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
Cover: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Cover: Fifty Shades Darker by E. L. James
Cover: The Next Always by Nora Roberts
Cover: The Witness by Nora Roberts
Cover: Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks
Cover: The Racketeer by John Grisham

Top 10 Adult Non-Fiction

Cover: A Child Called It: One Child’s Courage to Survive by Dave Pelzer
Cover: No Easy Day: The Autobiography of a Navy SEAL by Mark Owen
Cover: Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever by Bill O’Reilly
Cover: Heaven Is For Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back by Todd Burpo
Cover: The Kovel’s Antiques & Collectibles Price List by Ralph and Terry Kovel
Cover: Steck-Vaughn Complete GED Preparation
Cover: This Time Together: Laughter and Reflection by Carol Burnett
Cover: Scott Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue
Cover: The Unexplained: Mysteries of Mind, Space and Time
Cover: The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls

Top 10 Books On CD

Cover: The Witness by Nora Roberts
Cover: Guilty Wives by James Patterson and David Ellis
Cover: Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich
Cover: The Forgotten by David Baldacci
Cover: Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich
Cover: The Racketeer by John Grisham
Cover: V is for Vengeance by Sue Grafton
Cover:  The Road to Grace by Richard Paul Evans
Cover: Devil’s Gate by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown
Cover: Private by James Patterson

Top 10 CDs

Cover: Easton Corbin by Easton Corbin
Cover: Thirty Miles West by Alan Jackson
Cover: Now That’s What I Call Music! 33
Cover: Born This Way by Lady Gaga
Cover: Victorious: Music from the Hit TV Show
Cover: Born Free by Kid Rock
Cover: Ultimate Hits: Rock and Roll Never Forgets by Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band
Cover: Icon by Conway Twitty
Cover: Sorry for Party Rocking by LMFAO
Cover: Emotional Traffic by Tim McGraw

Top 10 Children's Fiction Books

Cover:  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever by Jeff Kinney
Cover: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: the Last Straw by Jeff Kinney
Cover: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney
Cover:  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Greg Heffley’s Journal by Jeff Kinney
Cover: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: the Ugly Truth by Jeff Kinney
Cover: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days by Jeff Kinney
Cover: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinney
Cover: Big Nate: Strikes Again by Lincoln Peirce
Cover: Junie B., First Grader: Aloha-ha-ha! by Barbara Park
Cover: The Empire Strikes Back by David Land

Top 10 Children's Movies

Cover: Lady and the Tramp
Cover: Finding Nemo
Cover: Peter Pan
Cover: Lady and the Tramp II
Cover: Pixar Short Films Collection Volume 2
Cover: The Rescuers
Cover: The Aristocats
Cover: Cinderella III
Cover: The Lion King 1 1/2
Cover: Cinderella

Top 10 Children's Non-Fiction

Cover: Where the Sidewalk Ends: The Poems & Drawings of Shel Silverstein by Shel Silverstein
Cover: 100% Official Justin Bieber: First Step 2 forever, My Story by Justin Bieber
Cover: Guinness World Records
Cover: Runny Babbit: a Billy Sook by Shel Silverstein
Cover: Star Wars: The Complete Visual Dictionary by David West Reynolds
Cover: Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith: The Visual Dictionary by James Luceno
Cover: A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
Cover: Every Thing On It: Poems and Drawings by Shel Silverstein
Cover: Lizards by Nic Bishop
Cover: Garfield Large &  In Charge by Jim Davis

Top 10 Children's Picture Books

Cover: If You Give a Moose a Muffin by Laura Numeroff
Cover: Five Little Monkeys Play Hide-and-Seek by Eileen Christelow
Cover: Horton Hatches the Egg by Dr. Seuss
Cover:  Harry, the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion
Cover: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
Cover: Five Little Monkeys Go Shopping by Eileen Christelow
Cover: If You Give a Pig a Pancake by Laura Numeroff
Cover: Just Grandma and Me by Mercer Mayer
Cover: Pirates Don’t Change Diapers by Melinda Long
Cover: If You Give a Cat a Cupcake by Laura Numeroff

Top 10 Freegal Music Downloads

Cover: Just Give Me A Reason by P!nk feat. Nate Ruess
Cover: Brave by Sara Bareilles
Cover: I Will Wait by Mumford & Sons
Cover: Wrecking Ball by Miley Cyrus
Cover: Get Lucky by Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams
Cover: We Can't Stop by Miley Cyrus
Cover: Suit & Tie by Justin Timberlake featuring JAY Z
Cover: Skyfall by Adele
Cover: Best Song Ever by One Direction
Cover: Blown Away by Carrie Underwood

Top 10 Movies

Cover: Prometheus
Cover: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
Cover: Taken 2
Cover: The Amazing Spider-Man
Cover: House at the End of the Street
Cover: The Expendables 2
Cover: The Hunger Games
Cover: Mission: Impossible: Ghost Protocol
Cover: Lawless
Cover: Men in Black 3

Top 10 Video Games

Cover: NBA 2K12
Cover: Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures
Cover: LEGO Pirates of the Carribean
Cover: The Sims 3
Cover: Disney Universe
Cover: Spider-Man: Edge of Time
Cover: Soul Calibur V
Cover: Brave
Cover: Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions
Cover: The Testament of Sherlock Holmes

Top 10 Young Adult Fiction

Cover: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Cover: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Cover: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
Cover: The Lightening Thief by Rick Riordan
Cover: The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan
Cover: The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan
Cover:  Insurgent by Veronica Roth
Cover: The Battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan
Cover: The Fault In Our Stars by John Green
Cover: Descendants of Darkness  by Yoko Matsushita

Top 10 Zinio Magazines Downloads

Cover: US Weekly
Cover: Cosmopolitan
Cover: Family Circle
Cover: Country Living
Cover: Do It Yourself
Cover: Reader's Digest
Cover: Woman's Day
Cover: American Craft
Cover: American Patchwork & Quilting
Cover: Prevention

The Value of Your Library

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This worksheet has been adapted from an original spreadsheet by Massachusetts Library Association and from the web-adaptation by Chelmsford Public Library. View an explanation of the values used to calculate your totals.