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March 27, 2013

Snapshot XTRA: Books we checked out

Here are the books borrowed locally in 2012

Kokomo-Howard County Public Library, Russiaville branch

Juvenile Books

1. “Dora and the Rainy Day,” Jessica Echeverria

2. “Yorkshire Terriers,” Joanne Linden

3. “Little Quack Counts,” Lauren Thompson

4. “Barbie in a Mermaid Tale,” adapted by Christy Webster, based on the original screenplay by Elise Allen

5. “My First Farm: Let’s Get Working!” Dawn Sirett

Young Adult Books

1. “Mockingjay,” Suzanne Collins

2. “Divergent,” Veronica Roth

3. “The Fault in our Stars,” John Green

4. “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” Ransom Riggs

5. “Catching Fire,” Suzanne Collins

Adult Books

1. “The Next Always,” Nora Roberts

2. “The Last Boyfriend,” Nora Roberts

3. “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats,” Jan-Philipp Sendker, translated from German by Kevin Wiliarty.

4. “The Rope,” Nevada Barr

5. “Longing,” Karen Kingsbury

Kokomo-Howard County Public Library, South Branch

Juvenile Books

1. “Scooby-Doo! And the Carnival Creep,” Sonia Sander

2. “Dora the Explorer. Puppy Takes a Bath,” Christine Ricci

3. “Happy Birthday, Princess!” Jennifer Weinberg

4. “Barbie. Surf Princess,” adapted by Chelsea Eberly, based on the original screenplay by Elise Allen

5. “Dora the Explorer. Dora’s Wizzle World Adventure,” adapted by Leigh Olsen, based on the screenplay, “Dora’s Big Birthday Adventure” by Valerie Walsh Valdes.

Young Adult Books

1. “Mockingjay,” Suzanne Collins

2. “Catching Fire,” Suzanne Collins

3. “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” Ransom Riggs

4. “Insurgent,” Veronica Roth

5. “Cinder,” Marissa Meyer

Adult Books

1. “The Keeper,” Suzanne Woods Fisher

2. “Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever,” Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard

3. “Deadline,” Fern Michaels

4. “Longing,” Karen Kingsbury

5. “Explosive Eighteen,” Janet Evanovich

Kokomo-Howard County Public Library, Main Branch

Juvenile Books

1. “Scooby-Doo! And the Carnival Creep,” Sonia Sander

2. “Dora the Explorer. Puppy Takes a Bath,” Christine Ricci

3. “Happy Birthday, Princess!” Jennifer Weinberg

4. “Barbie. I Can Be a Teacher,” Mary Man-Kong

5. “Dora the Explorer. Dora’s Wizzle World Adventure,” adapted by Leigh Olsen, based on the screenplay “Dora’s Big Birthday Adventure” written by Valerie Walsh Valdes

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