The American Library Association announced that it has released the top books in American libraries, which were chosen by a panel of more than 1,500 authors.
The Top Ten lists each book’s rating and the top-rated author.
Here are the top ten best-selling books in the United States as of May 6, 2017:10.
The Adventures of Pip and Jules: An English Boy and a New Country: An illustrated children’s story set in a small town.9.
The Black Family: A family of nine living in a house on the edge of a small rural community in the Appalachian Mountains.8.
The Big Bird: A novel about a baby bird and his family that’s also about a man’s family.7.
The Green River: A children’s tale set in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina.6.
The Little Red Riding Hood: A young girl is reunited with her childhood friend after an accident on a mountain trail and must choose whether to stay and protect her family or make a new start.5.
The Color Purple: A story of a boy who is a little boy and a little girl who is growing up.4.
The Diary of Anne Frank: A woman learns about the Holocaust in this diary of a Jewish girl who survived Nazi persecution.3.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: A collection of short stories set in New Orleans and inspired by Anne Frank’s diary.2.
The Great Beauty: A series of stories about a young girl and her mother’s relationship with a beautiful woman.1.
The Legend of Korra: A book about a girl whose parents were murdered and forced to abandon her at an orphanage.
Source: The American Booksellers Association