Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

March 27, 2013

Snapshot XTRA: Books we checked out


From staff reports

— 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



Young Adult Books

1. “Mockingjay,” Suzanne Collins

2. “Catching Fire,” Suzanne Collins

3. “Lenobia’s Vow,” P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast

4. “The Hunger Games,” Suzanne Collins

5. “Switched,” Amanda Hocking



Adult Books

1. “Loving,” Karen Kingsbury

2. “Four to Score,” Janet Evanovich

3. “The Survivor,” Shelley Shepard Gray

4. “Almost Amish: One Woman’s Quest for a Slower, Simpler, More Sustainable Life,” Nancy Sleeth

5. “Unnatural Acts,” Stuart Woods



Kokomo-Howard County Public Library Bookmobile 

Juvenile Books


1. “What’s Different?” Melanie Zanoza

2. “Pick a Pup,” Marsha Wilson Chall

3. “The Foot Book,” Dr. Seuss

4. “Too Princessy!” Jean Reidy

5. “Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses,” Mary Man-Kong, based on the original screenplay by Cliff Ruby and Elana Lesser



Young Adult Books

1. “Mockingjay,” Suzanne Collins

2. “Catching Fire,” Suzanne Collins

3. “Mockingjay,” Suzanne Collins

4. “The Warlock,” Michael Scott

5. “Double Take,” Melody Carlson



Adult Books

1. “Food Network Magazine’s 1,000 Easy Meals: Super Fun Food for Every Day,” Food Network Magazine

2. “Mrs. Kennedy And Me,” Clint Hill with Lisa McCubbin

3. “Famous Ghosts and Haunted Places,” Gordon J. Lynch, Diane Canwell and Jonathan Sutherland

4. “The Next Always,” Nora Roberts

5. “House Beautiful Style 101: 400 Designer Secrets to a Beautiful Home,” Lisa Cregan



Source: Kokomo-Howard County Public Library