HDL Readers’ Choice Awards (Adult Picks)

We don’t think it’s fair that we never get to voice our opinions on which books win awards, so we’re bringing back the Herrick District Library Readers’ Choice Award!  We want to hear from our community. Which of this year’s most popular books will you vote for?  Vote online or in-person at either Herrick Library branch from December 1 – 23.

Here are this year's nominees:


Humble by Daryl Van Tongeren

Poverty, by America by Matthew Desmond

The Wager by David Grann

Elon Musk by Walter Isaacson


Spare by Prince Harry

I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

Counting the Cost by Jill Duggar and Craig Borlase

Finding Me by Viola Davis


Tom Lake by Anne Patchett

Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin

The Making of Another Major Motion Picture Masterpiece by Tom Hanks

Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt


I Will Find You by Harlan Coben

The Family Remains by Lisa Jewell

Just the Nicest Couple by Mary Kubica

Killers of a Certain Age by Deanna Raybourn


Must Love Flowers by Debbie Macomber

Happy Place by Emily Henry

Someone Else's Shoes by Jojo Moyes

The Summer Skies by Jenny Colgan

Historical Fiction:

The Covenant of Water by Abraham Verghese

Hang the Moon by Jeannette Walls

Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store by James McBride


In the Lives of Puppets by T.J. Klune

Fractal Noise by Christopher Paolini

Fourth Wing by Rebecca Yarros

Babel by R.F. Kuang