DFPL Wrapped: Our Most Checked-Out Items of 2020

Have you ever wondered how many items we check out to patrons in a year? Well, wonder no more! 2020’s almost over (whew!) so we’ve put together the stats on our circulation since January 1st.

We’ve checked out our items 19,178 times this year. Each item was checked out an average of 2.991 times, with the most-circulated one being the DVD of Once Upon a Time… In Hollywood (2019), which went out 14 times. We checked out our children’s materials 6,238 times and saw 203 individual young adult items go out as well.

What were our top most-circulated items, you ask? Well…

Children’s Items

  1. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney
  2. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
  3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway by Jeff Kinney
  4. Minecraft Redstone Handbook by Scholastic Publications
  5. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney

Teen Items

  1. Cinder by Marissa Meyer
  2. Crying Laughing by Lance Rubin
  3. All-American Muslim Girl by Nadine Jolie Courtney
  4. Death Be Not Proud: A Memoir by John Gunter
  5. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Adult Books

  1. American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
  2. How to Raise a Reader by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo
  3. Camino Winds by John Grisham
  4. Mistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin
  5. Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid


  1. Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood (2019)
  2. Casablanca (1942)
  3. Birdman (2014)
  4. Get Shorty (1995)
  5. Parasite (2019)