Summer 2011: A Retrospective, Part Two

For part two of our look back on what was summer 2011 at the Northwest Library, today we will explore our media collection.  What were the most popular DVDs and music CDs of the summer?  Let's have a look.

The 20 most circulated DVDs of the summer:

The Spectacular Spider-Man, Volume Eight
The Social Network
Grown Ups
Nanny McPhee Returns
The Penguins of Madagascar: I was a Penguin Zombie
Bride Wars
Dora the Explorer: Explore the Earth!
Max & Ruby: A Merry Bunny Christmas!
The Soloist
VeggieTales: Pistachio, the Little Boy that Woodn't
Dora the Explorer: Dora's Halloween
The Magic School Bus Catches a Wave
The Sword in the Stone
Despicable Me Presents Minion Madness
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
Batman Returns
Killers
Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon
Open Season 3
Tom and Jerry's Greatest Chases. Vol. 5

The 20 most circulated music CDs of the summer:

A Hard Day's Night by The Beatles
Now That's What I Call Music! 36 by Various Artists
The Beginning by Black Eyed Peas
A Thousand Suns by Linkin Park
Beethoven's Wig: Sing Along Symphonies by Richard Perlmutter
Help! by The Beatles
Cosmo's Factory by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Feels Like Home by Norah Jones
Need You Now by Lady Antebellum
Now That's What I Call Dance Classics by Various Artists
The Beatles, 1962-1966  by The Beatles
The Very Best of The Beach Boys: Sounds of Summer by The Beach Boys
Come Around Sundown by Kings of Leon
Honkin' on Bobo by Aerosmith
In a Crowd by Modern Jazz Quartet
Led Zeppelin II by Led Zeppelin
Please Please Me by The Beatles
The Best of The Animals by The Animals
The Crow: new songs for the five-string banjo by Steve Martin
The Definitive Collection by Etta James

To get your hands on these items, click on the titles above and request them via our online catalog.