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Fiction Hot Titles

Non-Fiction Hot Titles

  • Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis

    Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis

    Vance, J. D., author.
  • The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds

    The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds

    Lewis, Michael (Michael M.), author.
  • The Princess Diarist.

    The Princess Diarist.

    Fisher, Carrie.
  • Born to run

    Born to run

    Springsteen, Bruce, author.
  • Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

    Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

    Noah, Trevor, 1984- author.
  • Tools of titans : the tactics, routines, and habits of billionaires, icons, and world-class performers

    Tools of titans : the tactics, routines, and habits of billionaires, icons, and world-class performers

    Ferriss, Timothy, author.
  • The girl with the lower back tattoo

    The girl with the lower back tattoo

    Schumer, Amy.
  • Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race

    Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race

    Lee Shetterly, Margot.
  • Strangers in their own land : anger and mourning on the American right

    Strangers in their own land : anger and mourning on the American right

    Hochschild, Arlie Russell, 1940- author.
  • The hidden life of trees : what they feel, how they communicate : discoveries from a secret world

    The hidden life of trees : what they feel, how they communicate : discoveries from a secret world

    Wohlleben, Peter, 1964- author.
  • Settle for more

    Settle for more

    Kelly, Megyn, author.
  • When breath becomes air

    When breath becomes air

    Kalanithi, Paul, author.
  • Killing the rising sun : how America vanquished World War II Japan

    Killing the rising sun : how America vanquished World War II Japan

    O'Reilly, Bill, author.
  • Scrappy little nobody

    Scrappy little nobody

    Kendrick, Anna, author.
  • Wishful drinking

    Wishful drinking

    Fisher, Carrie.
  • Other minds : the octopus, the sea, and the deep origins of consciousness

    Other minds : the octopus, the sea, and the deep origins of consciousness

    Godfrey-Smith, Peter.
  • Atlas obscura : an explorer's guide to the world's hidden wonders

    Atlas obscura : an explorer's guide to the world's hidden wonders

    Foer, Joshua, author.
  • White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America

    White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America

    Isenberg, Nancy, author.
  • Alexander Hamilton

    Alexander Hamilton

    Chernow, Ron.
  • Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city

    Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city

    Desmond, Matthew, author.
  • Talking as fast as I can : from Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, (and everything in between)

    Talking as fast as I can : from Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, (and everything in between)

    Graham, Lauren, 1967- author.
  • Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Harari, Yuval N.
  • The life-changing magic of tidying up : the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing

    The life-changing magic of tidying up : the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing

    Kondō, Marie, author.
  • Love warrior

    Love warrior

    Melton, Glennon Doyle, 1976- author.
  • Shrill : notes from a loud woman

    Shrill : notes from a loud woman

    West, Lindy.
  • Powerhouse : the untold story of Hollywood's Creative Artists Agency

    Powerhouse : the untold story of Hollywood's Creative Artists Agency

    Miller, James A. (James Andrew), 1957- author.
  • Between the world and me

    Between the world and me

    Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author.
  • Thank you for being late : an optimist's guide to thriving in the age of accelerations

    Thank you for being late : an optimist's guide to thriving in the age of accelerations

    Friedman, Thomas L, author.
  • Kathy Griffin's celebrity run-ins : my A-Z index

    Kathy Griffin's celebrity run-ins : my A-Z index

    Griffin, Kathy, 1960- author.
  • Our revolution : a future to believe in

    Our revolution : a future to believe in

    Sanders, Bernard, author.
  • Everything I want to eat : Sqirl and the new California cooking

    Everything I want to eat : Sqirl and the new California cooking

    Koslow, Jessica, author.
  • Designing your life : how to build a well-lived, joyful life

    Designing your life : how to build a well-lived, joyful life

    Burnett, William (Consulting professor of design), author.
  • In the darkroom

    In the darkroom

    Faludi, Susan, author.
  • Shoe dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike

    Shoe dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike

    Knight, Philip H., 1938- author.
  • You are a bad ass : how to stop doubting your greatness and start living an awesome life

    You are a bad ass : how to stop doubting your greatness and start living an awesome life

    Sincero, Jen, 1965-
  • Cooking for Jeffrey

    Cooking for Jeffrey

    Garten, Ina, author.
  • The book of joy : lasting happiness in a changing world

    The book of joy : lasting happiness in a changing world

    Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- author.
  • American heiress : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst

    American heiress : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst

    Toobin, Jeffrey, author.
  • Jump : take the leap of faith to achieve your life of abundance

    Jump : take the leap of faith to achieve your life of abundance

    Harvey, Steve, 1956- author.
  • At the existentialist cafe : freedom, being, and apricot cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Karl Jaspers, Edmund Husserl, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and ot

    At the existentialist cafe : freedom, being, and apricot cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Karl Jaspers, Edmund Husserl, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and ot

    Bakewell, Sarah, author.
  • A life in parts

    A life in parts

    Cranston, Bryan, 1956-
  • Dark money : the hidden history of the billionaires behind the rise of the radical right

    Dark money : the hidden history of the billionaires behind the rise of the radical right

    Mayer, Jane, author.
  • Grit : the power of passion and perseverance

    Grit : the power of passion and perseverance

    Duckworth, Angela.
  • The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life

    The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life

    Manson, Mark, author.
  • Lab girl

    Lab girl

    Jahren, Hope, author.
  • The magnolia story

    The magnolia story

    Gaines, Chip, 1974- author.
  • Milk and honey

    Milk and honey

    Kaur, Rupi, author.
  • The universe has your back : transform fear to faith

    The universe has your back : transform fear to faith

    Bernstein, Gabrielle, author.
  • The Daily show (the book) : an oral history as told by Jon Stewart, the correspondents, staff and guests

    The Daily show (the book) : an oral history as told by Jon Stewart, the correspondents, staff and guests

    Smith, Chris, author.
  • The gene : an intimate history

    The gene : an intimate history

    Mukherjee, Siddhartha, author.

YA Hot Titles

Children's Hot Titles

  • Babymouse

    Babymouse

    Holm, Jennifer L.
  • Pokémon adventures

    Pokémon adventures

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : double down

    Diary of a wimpy kid : double down

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : old school

    Diary of a wimpy kid : old school

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : cabin fever

    Diary of a wimpy kid : cabin fever

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the ugly truth

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the ugly truth

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Diary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck

    Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal

    Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the last straw

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the last straw

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : dog days

    Diary of a wimpy kid : dog days

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Harry Potter and the cursed child : parts one and two. a new play by Jack Thorne ; based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling ; John Tiffany & Jack Thorne, writers. The official script book of the

    Harry Potter and the cursed child : parts one and two. a new play by Jack Thorne ; based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling ; John Tiffany & Jack Thorne, writers. The official script book of the

    Thorne, Jack.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the long haul

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the long haul

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Dork diaries 11. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-friendly frenemy

    Dork diaries 11. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-friendly frenemy

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • How the Grinch stole Christmas

    How the Grinch stole Christmas

    Seuss, Dr.
  • Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Dork diaries 7. by Rachel Renée Russell. Tales from a not-so-glam TV star

    Dork diaries 7. by Rachel Renée Russell. Tales from a not-so-glam TV star

    Russell, Rachel Renée.
  • Tales from a not-so-popular party girl

    Tales from a not-so-popular party girl

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess

    Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Pokémon black and white

    Pokémon black and white

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
  • Dork diaries 9. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-dorky drama queen

    Dork diaries 9. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-dorky drama queen

    Russell, Rachel Renee, author.
  • Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life

    Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Pokemon adventures. story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; [translation, Katherine Schilling]. Diamond and Pearl/Platinum

    Pokemon adventures. story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; [translation, Katherine Schilling]. Diamond and Pearl/Platinum

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Green eggs and ham

    Green eggs and ham

    Seuss, Dr.
  • Dog Man. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. [1]

    Dog Man. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. [1]

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author, illustrator.
  • Big Nate blasts off

    Big Nate blasts off

    Peirce, Lincoln, author.
  • Tales from a not-so-talented pop star

    Tales from a not-so-talented pop star

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • The Polar Express

    The Polar Express

    Van Allsburg, Chris.
  • Pokemon XY

    Pokemon XY

    Kusaka, Hidenori, author.
  • Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Wonder

    Wonder

    Palacio, R. J.
  • Fantastic beasts and where to find them : the original screenplay

    Fantastic beasts and where to find them : the original screenplay

    Rowling, J. K, author.
  • Dork diaries 10. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter

    Dork diaries 10. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter

    Russell, Rachel Renee, author.
  • Harry Potter and the deathly hallows

    Harry Potter and the deathly hallows

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Pete the cat saves Christmas

    Pete the cat saves Christmas

    Litwin, Eric.
  • Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Llama Llama holiday drama

    Llama Llama holiday drama

    Dewdney, Anna.
  • We found a hat

    We found a hat

    Klassen, Jon.
  • Bear stays up for Christmas

    Bear stays up for Christmas

    Wilson, Karma.
  • Fantastic beasts and where to find them

    Fantastic beasts and where to find them

    Rowling, J. K.
  • The cookie fiasco

    The cookie fiasco

    Santat, Dan, author, illustrator.
  • Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Snowmen at Christmas

    Snowmen at Christmas

    Buehner, Caralyn.
  • They all saw a cat

    They all saw a cat

    Wenzel, Brendan, author, illustrator.
  • Amulet. 7, Kazu Kibuishi. Firelight

    Amulet. 7, Kazu Kibuishi. Firelight

    Kibuishi, Kazu, 1978-
  • Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Rowling, J. K.

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  • More Large Type Books Available

    While Large Type books are not new, the Library is ordering more of them than ever before. Have you ever considered Large Type? It is easy to read and titles usually have a smaller holds list. We have bestsellers, including The Wrong Side of Goodbye by Michael Connelly, Night School by Lee Child, and The Whistler by John Grisham

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