And the most popular book is…

We’ve now reached the final “window” of our annual Book Advent Calendar. We’ve shared the 23 most popular novels as chosen by WPL customers. Just #1 to go, and that spot goes to The Testaments by Margaret Atwood. Over 1.5 million items are borrowed by WPL customers annually, and this was THE most borrowed novel for 2019.

“In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalized readers for decades. When the van door slammed on Offred’s future at the end of The Handmaid’s Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead. With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood’s sequel picks up the story fifteen years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead” — Provided by publisher

To view all 24 titles, click here.

Read WPL blogger Sandy W’s piece on Margaret Atwood and The Testaments.