10 Most Popular Books in the World


Kearney Storytelling Festival – January 15-19
Featured Storytellers

Dovie Thomasen – Tuesday, Jan. 15th 7:00pm @ Kearney Public Library
Stories for Families
Rafe Martin – Friday, Jan. 18th 9:15am @ Kearney Public Library
Stories for Kids
Saturday, Jan. 19th – 1:00pm & 3:00pm @ Kearney Public Library – Dovie, Rafe, & Local Storytellers
Stories for Families

Here is the information for Storytelling Festival events that will be held outside of the Library:

Wednesday, January 16 – Storytelling Workshop, 9:00am
Rafe Martin – UNK – Ockinga Seminar Center

Thursday, January 17 – Storytelling Workshop, 12:30pm
Dovie Thomasen, UNK – Ockinga Seminar Center

Thursday, January 17 – Stories for Families
Dovie Thomasen – Lexington Public Library

Friday, January 18 – Stories for Seniors, 1:00pm
Dovie Thomasen, Peterson Senior Activity Center

The ten most read/sold books in the world:

  1. The Holy Bible
  2. Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung
  3. Harry Potter
  4. The Lord of the Rings
  5. The Alchamist
  6. The Da Vinci Code
  7. The Twilight Saga
  8. Gone with the Wind
  9. Think and Grow Rich
  10. The Diary of Anne Frank

For more information about the Storytelling Festival and other Library Events, visit the Library website at or call the Library at 308-233-3282.