The first Harry Potter book is old enough to drink, yet it's still on top in Omaha


    Courtesy OPL

    The Omaha Public Library has released the book, magazine and movie titles that were checked out the most in 2018.

    The first Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's (Philosopher's) Stone came out in June of 1997, but it still claims a spot in the top 10 on one of the lists.

    Here is the full break down:

    Top adult fiction titles in print books:

    1. “The Woman in the Window” by A. J. Finn
    2. “The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah
    3. “The Rooster Bar” by John Grisham
    4. “Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng
    5. “The 17th Suspect” by James Patterson
    6. “The Midnight Line” by Lee Child
    7. “Hardcore Twenty-Four” by Janet Evanovich
    8. “The President is Missing” by Bill Clinton and James Patterson
    9. “The Disappeared” by C. J. Box 10. “Twisted Prey” by John Sandford

    Top adult nonfiction titles in print books:

    1. “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis
    2. “Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover
    3. “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House” by Michael Wolff
    4. “Fear: Trump in the White House” by Bob Woodward
    5. “A Higher Loyalty” by James Comey 6. “I’ll Be Gone in the Dark” by Michelle McNamara
    7. “The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning” by Margareta Magnusson
    8. “12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos” by Jordan B. Peterson
    9. “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann
    10. “Home Sweet Murder: True-Crime Thrillers” by James Patterson -more-

    Top adult eBooks – fiction & nonfiction:

    1. “Origin” by Dan Brown
    2. “The Rooster Bar” by John Grisham
    3. “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood
    4. “Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng
    5. “Two Kinds of Truth” by Michael Connelly
    6. “Two by Two” by Nicholas Sparks
    7. “The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah
    8. “Into the Water” by Paula Hawkins
    9. “Before We Were Yours” by Lisa Wingate
    10. “Crazy Rich Asians” by Kevin Kwan

    Top print magazines:

    1. People
    2. Us Weekly
    3. Real Simple
    4. Prevention
    5. HGTV Magazine
    6. House Beautiful
    7. Time
    8. O, The Oprah Magazine
    9. National Geographic
    10. This Old House

    Top RBdigital online magazines:

    1. Us Weekly
    2. OK! Magazine
    3. The New Yorker
    4. Newsweek
    5. The Economist
    6. Better Homes & Gardens
    7. HGTV Magazine
    8. Good Housekeeping
    9. Prevention
    10. Reader’s Digest

    Top adult DVDs:

    1. “The Shape of Water”
    2. “Dunkirk”
    3. “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”
    4. “Wonder Woman”
    5. “The Greatest Showman”
    6. “Downsizing”
    7. “Blade Runner 2049”
    8. “Game Night”
    9. “I, Tonya”
    10. “The Post”

    Top young children's titles in print books:

    1. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway” by Jeff Kinney
    2. “Dog Man and Cat Kid” by Dav Pilkey
    3. “Pete the Cat and the New Guy” by Kimberly and James Dean
    4. “Wonder” by R. J. Palacio
    5. “My New Friend Is So Fun!” by Mo Willems
    6. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Greg Heffley’s Journal” by Jeff Kinney
    7. “Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses” by Kimberly and James Dean
    8. “There’s a Wocket in My Pocket” by Dr. Seuss
    9. “Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties” by Dav Pilkey
    10. “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling

    Top youth/teen print titles:

    1. “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas
    2. “Turtles All The Way Down” by John Green
    3. “Eleanor & Park” by Rainbow Rowell
    4. “The Dark Prophecy” by Rick Riordan
    5. “The Burning Maze” by Rick Riordan
    6. “Children of Blood and Bone” by Tomi Adeyemi
    7. “The Ship of the Dead” by Rick Riordan
    8. “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” by J.K. Rowling
    9. “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” by J.K. Rowling
    10. “The Hammer of Thor” by Rick Riordan

    Information for additional categories is available online.

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