Novel Conversations 2023 Recap

Our annual recap featuring the top books and authors checked out by users of our Novel Conversations program, a free lending library for book clubs.

It’s a Novel Conversations first! Ten titles tied for the most user checkouts in 2023.

Top row: 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff, Air Raid Nights & Radio Days by Don Schroeder, Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson, The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel, Before I Go To Sleep by S. J. Watson

Bottom row: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty, News of the World by Paulette Jiles, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley, Victoria by Daisy Goodwin

These authors were the top-10 requested authors in our collection this year!

Top row: Liane Moriarty, Amor Towles, Kristin Hannah, Maeve Binchy, Agatha Christie

Bottom row: Barbara Kingsolver, Ann Patchett, John Green, Kurt Vonnegut, Anne Tyler

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Novel Conversations is a free statewide lending library, loaning more than 900 titles, primarily fiction and biography, to reading and discussion groups all over Indiana, free of charge.