If you are searching for a good book to read, look no further. 

The Cochrane Public Library has compiled a list of the most popular books that were checked out in 2022. 

For adults, the list includes: 

Five Little Indians by Michelle Good

A Count of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J Maas

The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

The Apollo Murders by Chris Hadfield

Indian in the Cabinet: Speaking Truth to Power by Jody Wilson-Raybould

Shadows Reel by C. J. Box

Better off Dead by Lee Child

Win by Harlan Coben

As good as Dead by Holly Jackson

Sheet Pan Everything by Ricardo


For the kiddos, Jeff Kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series was a big favourite in 2022. 

Guinness World Records

Greg Heffley’s Journal by Jeff Kinney

The Ugly Truth by Jeff Kinney

Dog Days by Jeff Kinney

Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney

The Last Straw by Jeff Kinney

The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinney

Old School by Jeff Kinney

The Amazing Voyage by Geronimo Stilton

The Cloud Castle by Thea Stilton


If you want to head to the Cochrane Public Library to grab a book the holiday hours are: 

Friday, December 30, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Saturday, December 31, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m 

Sunday, January 1, 2023, CLOSED 

Monday, January 2, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.