SOURCE: OverDrive, Inc.

OverDrive, Inc.

October 04, 2010 14:05 ET

eBooks & Audiobooks from Suzanne Collins, Stieg Larsson, and Elizabeth Gilbert Top Most Downloaded Lists

The Hunger Games, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, and Eat, Pray, Love Among Most Popular Library Downloads

CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwire - October 4, 2010) - The Hunger Games, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, and Eat, Pray, Love Among Most Popular Library Downloads

 OverDrive (www.overdrive.com), the leading global distributor of eBooks, audiobooks, and other digital content to libraries, today announced the 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' for September 2010 (www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded).

Most Downloaded eBooks - Adult Fiction -- September 2010
1. "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" by Stieg Larsson
2. "The Girl Who Played with Fire" by Stieg Larsson
3. "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" by Stieg Larsson
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded eBooks - Adult Nonfiction -- September 2010
1. "Eat, Pray, Love" by Elizabeth Gilbert
2. "Sh*t My Dad Says" by Justin Halpern
3. "Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang" by Chelsea Handler
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded eBooks - Juvenile Fiction -- September 2010
1. "Breaking Dawn" by Stephenie Meyer
2. "Twilight" by Stephenie Meyer
3. "Eclipse" by Stephenie Meyer
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded eBooks - Juvenile Nonfiction -- September 2010
1. "The Omnivore's Dilemma" by Michael Pollan
2. "Three Cups of Tea" by Greg Mortenson
3. "1,001 Facts About Dinosaurs" by Neil Clark, William Lindsay
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded Audiobooks - Adult Fiction -- September 2010
1. "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" by Stieg Larsson
2. "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" by Stieg Larsson
3. "The Girl Who Played with Fire" by Stieg Larsson
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded Audiobooks - Adult Nonfiction -- September 2010
1. "Eat, Pray, Love" by Elizabeth Gilbert
2. "Blink" by Malcolm Gladwell
3. "Sh*t My Dad Says" by Justin Halpern
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded Audiobooks - Juvenile Fiction -- September 2010
1. "The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins
2. "Catching Fire" by Suzanne Collins
3. "Breaking Dawn" by Stephenie Meyer
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

Most Downloaded Audiobooks - Juvenile Nonfiction -- September 2010
1. "Night" by Elie Wiesel
2. "Three Cups of Tea" by Greg Mortenson
3. "Blizzard!" by Jim Murphy
Full list at www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded

The 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' lists are organized by subject and format, and compiled based on activity at more than 11,000 libraries in the OverDrive global network. 'Lists are developed based on a formula that includes books checked out and on a waiting list at OverDrive-powered libraries.

OverDrive provides digital distribution services for more than 11,000 libraries, retailers, and schools worldwide with support for Windows®, Mac®, iPod®, iPhone®, iPad™, Sony® Reader, nook™, Windows Mobile®, Android™, and BlackBerry®. To see if your public library is a member of the OverDrive network, visit http://search.overdrive.com.

About OverDrive
OverDrive is a leading full-service digital distributor of eBooks, audiobooks, music, and video. We deliver secure management, DRM protection, and download fulfillment services for hundreds of publishers and thousands of libraries, schools, and retailers, serving millions of end users. OverDrive has been named to the EContent 100 as a company that matters most in the digital content industry. Founded in 1986, OverDrive is based in Cleveland, OH. www.overdrive.com

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