Most requested books in Seattle
Seattle Public Library tells us the top books and e-books on hold right now. (Image: Thinkstock)

Most requested books in Seattle

There's the New York Times best seller list and Oprah's book club - but what about Seattle's own list of top reads? We talked to the Seattle Public Library, and they shared the five books and e-books with the most holds right now. 

Top 5 Books
The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt.
The Invention of Wings, by Sue Monk Kidd
The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton
The Valley of Amazement, by Amy Tan
The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James Brown 

Top 5 E-Books
The Goldfinch, by Donna Tart
The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green
The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James Brown
The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton

Just for comparison, the library is currently circulating a combined total of 371 copies of The Goldfinch, with 1,964 readers on the waiting list. 


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