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Top 10

Want to know what's popular in Cumberland County?
Each month we update "Our Top Ten" fiction and non-fiction books, and movies & TV series.
These titles are our most requested for the past month.

Updated January 15, 2020

Top 10 Fiction

1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
2. The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
3. The Nanny by Gilly Macmillan
4. The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell
5. A Better Man by Louise Penny
6. The Guardians by John Grisham
7. The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
8. The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware
9. The Innocents by Michael Crummey
10. A Minute to Midnight by David Baldacci

Top 10 Non-fiction

1. Are You Kidding Me? by Lesley Crewe
2. Talking to Strangers: what we should know about the people we don't know by Malcolm Gladwell
3. The Wake: the deadly legacy of a Newfoundland tsunami by Linden MacIntyre
4. The Body: a guide for occupants by Bill Bryson
5. Chinese Takeout Cookbook: from wontons to sweet 'n' sour, over 70 recipes to re-create your favorites by Kwoklyn Wan
6. Know my Name: a memoir by Chanel Miller
7. Inside Out: a memoir by Demi Moore
8. Taste of Home Handmade Christmas
9. You Won't Always Be This Sad: a book of moments by Sheree Fitch
10. Finding Chika: a little girl, an earthquake, and the making of a family by Mitch Albom

Top 10 Movies

1. Yesterday
2. Good Boys
3. Late Night
4. Rocketman
5. The Farewell
6. The Art of Racing in the Rain
7. Booksmart
8. Aladin
9. Hobbs & Shaw
10. PokeĢmon Detective Pikachu

Top 10 TV Series

1. Game of Thrones: Season 8
2. Killing Eve: Season 2
3. The Big Bang Theory: Season 12
4. Outlander: season 4
5. Game of Thrones: Season 2
6. The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1
7. Killing Eve: Season 1
8. The Handmaid's Tale: Season 2
9. Vera: set 8
10. The Walking Dead: season 8