High demand hoopla titles


hoopla’s online platform offers 16 monthly checkouts of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, and music with your library card. This service allows unlimited simultaneous checkouts, which means no holds queue! View these high-demand items that you won’t find on the shelf, but are available to check out through hoopla.

A Very Typical Family / Sierra Godfrey
Family Life talks mainly about how an immigrant family responds to loss after tragic tragedy from the point of view of Ajay. Over the course of the novel, the Page 4 readers will meet the family’s various feeling of grief. Ajay, the family’s younger son, is described as the one who suffers the most. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Babel / R. F. Kuang
From award-winning author R. F. Kuang comes Babel, a thematic response to The Secret History and a tonal retort to Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell that grapples with student revolutions, colonial resistance, and the use of language and translation as the dominating tool of the British empire. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Demon Copperhead / Barbara Kingsolver
From the New York Times bestselling author of Unsheltered and Flight Behavior, a brilliant novel which enthralls, compels, and captures the heart as it evokes a young hero’s unforgettable journey to maturity. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Every Single Secret / Christine Dodd
A woman lives alone in an isolated lighthouse on the coast of California … until a man appears on her doorstep who knows every single secret she’s kept since one fateful night. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

Fourth Wing / Rebecca Yarros
Despite hoping to enter the Scribe Quadrant, the bookish Violet Sorrengail is forced to become one of the hundreds of candidates risking their lives to be a dragon rider in the first novel of a new series. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

Go As A River / Shelly Read
A 1940s teenager running her family’s peach farm in Colorado meets a young man with a mysterious past and feels an instant connection but must flee to a small shack in the wilderness after tragedy strikes. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

Last Seen Alone / Laura Griffin
Austin homicide detective Brandon Reynolds is no stranger to midnight callouts. But when he gets summoned to an abandoned car on a desolate road, he quickly realizes he’s dealing with an unusual crime scene. A pool of blood in the nearby woods suggests a brutal homicide. But where is the victim? Available an audiobook through hoopla.

Maybe Next Time / Cesca Major
One Day meets Groundhog Day, in this heartwarming and emotionally poignant novel about a stressed woman who must relive the same day over and over, keeping her family and work life from imploding as she attempts to spare her husband from an unfortunate fate.  Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Never Never / Colleen Hoover & Tarryn Fisher
Charlize Wynwood and Silas Nash have been best friends since they could walk. In love since they were fourteen. Complete strangers as of this morning. Charlize and Silas must work together to uncover the truth about what happened to them and why. But the more they learn about the couple they used to be, the more they question why they were ever together in the first place. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Remarkably Bright Creatures / Shelby Van Pelt
For fans of A Man Called Ove, a luminous debut novel about a widow’s unlikely friendship with a giant Pacific octopus reluctantly residing at the local aquarium-and the truths she finally uncovers about her son’s disappearance 30 years ago. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

The Friendship Club / Robyn Carr
After a series of terrible dates, Marni McGuire, the host of a popular TV cooking show, forms an unbreakable bond with her best friend Ellen as well as a young intern on the show and her pregnant daughter Bella as they navigate the challenges and celebrate the joys of life. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

The Inmate / Frieda McFadden
A new nurse practitioner at a men’s maximum-security prison, Brooke Sullivan has already broken the rules due to her intimate connection to Shane Nelson, one of the penitentiary’s most notorious and dangerous inmates, because her testimony put him there and he will never forget. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

The Measure / Nikki Erlick
Enchanting and deeply uplifting, The Measure is a sweeping, ambitious, and invigorating story about family, friendship, hope, and destiny that encourages us to live life to the fullest. A luminous, spirit-lifting blockbuster for readers of The Midnight Library. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

The New Couple in 5B / Lisa Unger
Inheriting a luxury apartment in the historic Windermere in glamorous Murray Hill, Rosie, as she and her husband settle into their new home, suspects there’s more to this building than meets the eye when she discovers its home to a series of gruesome crimes, including a recent murder. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

The Summer Book Club / Susan Mallery
In the small town of Los Lobos, California, three women join a local indie bookstore’s summer book club-devoted entirely to romance novels-and become life-long friends as they navigate the messiness of motherhood, second chances and becoming the person you’ve always wanted to be. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

These Is My Words: The Diary of Sarah Agnes Prine, 1881-1901 / Nancy Turner
In a novel based on the author’s ancestress, Sarah Prine, a child of the westward expansion, records her dreams, marriage, adventures, joys, and sorrows in her diary. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Tom Lake / Ann Parchett
In the spring of 2020, Lara’s three daughters return to the family’s orchard in Northern Michigan. While picking cherries, they beg their mother to tell them the story of Peter Duke, a famous actor with whom she shared both a stage and a romance years before at a theater company called Tom Lake. As Lara recalls the past, her daughters examine their own lives and relationship with their mother, and are forced to reconsider the world and everything they thought they knew. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

Wrong Place Wrong Time / Gillian McAllister
From UK bestselling author Gillian McAllister comes an astonishing, compulsively twisty psychological thriller about a mother who witnesses her teenage son stab a man and then seizes on an unconventional way to try to save him. Available an audiobook through hoopla.

Yellowface / R. F. Kuang
When June Hayward witnesses the death of her literary twin Athena Liu, she seizes an opportunity and claims Athena’s just-finished masterpiece as her own, navigating the murky waters of identity, success, and cultural appropriation. In R.F. Kuang’s gripping novel “Yellowface,” June, now known as Juniper Song, grapples with the consequences of her actions as she rises to fame, confronting questions of diversity, racism, and the dark side of social media along the way. Available as an ebook and audiobook through hoopla.

BH: April 2024