Top 10 for November

Looking for something good to get stuck into? Here are the ten most popular children’s books for November.  The top 5 books are so popular they’ve been on the Top 10 list for many months. But there are loads of new books on this month’s list too!

1. Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel by Jeff Kinney

It’s almost here! Make sure your name is on the reserve list. This is the third month in a row this title has been on the Top 10 list, and up from the number 2 position on last month’s list.


2. The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan

The wait is over! This brand new book has finally arrived after 5 months in the Top 10 list. Will is still be in the Top 10 next month?


3. Yellowfang’s Secret by Erin Hunter

It’s been a long wait, but this book has finally arrived in the libraries after 4 months on this Top 10 list.


4. Big Book of Billy B. Brown by Sally Rippin

This new book is not quite in the library yet, make sure your name is on the reserve list. 5 months on the Top 10 list -Wow! Up from 7th place on last month’s list.


5. Captain Underpants and the revolting revenge of the radioactive robo-boxers by Dav Pilkey

NEW! Another brand new book in the Captain Underpants series and a new entry on the Top 10 list. Put your name on the reserve list now.


6. Four Children and It by Jacqueline Wilson

NEW! Another new book on the Top 10 list and another by Jacqueline Wilson.


7. Big Nate Flips Out by Lincoln Pierce

NEW book by Lincoln Pierce in the ‘Big Nate’ series. Get your name on the reserve list today!


8. Diplo-Dizzydocus by Kyle Mewburn

NEW book by one of New Zealand’s favourite authors.


9. The 39 Clues. Cahills vs Vespers: Trust Noone by Linda Sue Park

NEW! You’ve been waiting for it, and here it is! the latest book in the 39 Clues: Cahills vs Vespers series. It’s just been added to our catalogue -reserve it now!


10. Solak Scourge of the Sea by Adam Blade

NEW! The newest Beast Quest book, with a terrifying cover! (The cover pic isn’t on the catalogue yet, but I googled it, and it’s scary!)





Special mention: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien is also very popular at the moment because the movie is being released very soon. Read the book (or comic or audiobook) to find out what all the hype is about.