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Girl on the Train: A Novel.
The underground railroad : a novel
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A man called Ove : a novel
The black widow.
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A great reckoning
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Here I am
Bullseye : a Detective Michael Bennett thriller
Today will be different
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A gentleman in Moscow
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Apprentice in death
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The last mile.
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First comes love : a novel
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Me Before You
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Vinegar girl : the taming of the shrew retold
The couple next door
Non-Fiction Hot Titles
The girl with the lower back tattoo
Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis
Born to run
American heiress : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst
Powerhouse : the untold story of Hollywood's Creative Artists Agency
You'll grow out of it
White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America
Killing the rising sun : how America vanquished World War II Japan
Sapiens : a brief history of humankind
Between the world and me
Grunt : the curious science of humans at war
Grit : the power of passion and perseverance
Designing your life : how to build a well-lived, joyful life
When breath becomes air
Eat dirt : why leaky gut may be the root cause of your health problems and 5 surprising steps to cure it
Big magic : creative living beyond fear
Shrill : notes from a loud woman
You are a bad ass : how to stop doubting your greatness and start living an awesome life
Crisis of character : a White House Secret Service officer discloses his firsthand experience with Hillary, Bill, and how they operate
The life-changing magic of tidying up : the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing
The year of voting dangerously : the derangement of American politics
Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
The pigeon tunnel : stories from my life
In such good company : eleven years of laughter, mayhem, and fun in the sandbox
Good vibrations : my life as a Beach Boy
But what if we're wrong? : thinking about the present as if it were the past
She made me laugh : my friend Nora Ephron
Mindset : the new psychology of success
Avid reader : a life
It's not okay : turning heartbreak into happily never after
The kingdom of speech
Sixty : a diary of my sixty-first year : the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning?
Milk and honey
The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis
Hamilton : the revolution : being the complete libretto of the Broadway musical, with a true account of its creation, and concise remarks on hip-hop, the power of stories, and the new America
Where am I now? : true stories of girlhood and accidental fame
Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the Moon to Mars
Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania
Always running : la vida loca, gang days in L.A.
Spark joy : an illustrated master class on the art of organizing and tidying up
Based on a true story : a memoir
Between breaths : a memoir of panic and addiction
The making of Donald Trump
The gene : an intimate history
Tribe : on homecoming and belonging
Black Panther : a nation under our feet
The six : the lives of the Mitford sisters
Real food fake food : why you don't know what you're eating & what you can do about it
YA Hot Titles
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
The hammer of Thor.
The hidden oracle
The sea of monsters
The son of Neptune
The Titan's curse
The maze runner
The House of Hades
Hollow City : the second novel of Miss Peregrine's children.
The mark of Athena
Library of souls : the third novel of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children.
The lost hero
The blood of Olympus
Crooked kingdom : a sequel to six of crows.
The Hunger Games
The battle of the Labyrinth
Eleanor & Park
The last Olympian
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, book 1 : the sword of summer.
Demigods & magicians : Percy and Annabeth meet the Kanes.
Empire of storms
Middle school, the worst years of my life
The death cure
Six of crows
The 5th Wave
A torch against the night
Tales of the peculiar.
Deadpool : world's greatest. Gerry Duggan, writer ; Mike Hawthorne, penciler. Vol. 1, Millionaire with a mouth
The Sun is also a star
The thousandth floor
The last star
All the bright places
An ember in the ashes : a novel
Girls & sex : navigating the complicated new landscape
Spider-Man/Deadpool. by Joe Kelly and Ed McGuinness. Vol. 1, Isn't it bromantic
The heroes of Olympus : the demigod diaries
Throne of glass
Percy Jackson's Greek heroes
The midnight star.
The fever code
Children's Hot Titles
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
Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck
Diary of a wimpy kid : cabin fever
Diary of a wimpy kid : old school
Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal
Diary of a wimpy kid : dog days
Diary of a wimpy kid : the ugly truth
Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel
Diary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules
Diary of a wimpy kid : the last straw
Diary of a wimpy kid : the long haul
Pokémon black and white
Pokemon adventures. story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; [translation, Katherine Schilling]. Diamond and Pearl/Platinum
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone
Green eggs and ham
The cat in the hat
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban
Dork diaries 7. by Rachel Renée Russell. Tales from a not-so-glam TV star
Tales from a not-so-talented pop star
Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life
Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess
Tales from a not-so-popular party girl
Are you my mother?
Dork diaries 9. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-dorky drama queen
Tales from a not-so-smart Miss Know-It-All
One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish
Dork diaries. Tales from a not-so-happy heartbreaker
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets
Dork diaries 8. Rachel Renée Russell with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-happily ever after
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
The thank you book
Dork diaries 10. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter
Ten apples up on top!
Harry Potter and the deathly hallows
Waiting is not easy!
Pigs make me sneeze! : an elephant & piggie book
Can I play too?
Harry Potter and the goblet of fire
My friend is sad
A big guy took my ball!
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone
Don't let the pigeon stay up late!
Pete the Cat : I love my white shoes
Happy Pig Day!
Dog Man. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. 
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!
What's New at LAPL
Many streets in the area of Central Library are scheduled for work over the next several weekends. This may have significant impact on traffic in the area. See Metro information.
Please Note: There will be addition closures on 10/23 for AIDS Walk Los Angeles. Access to Flower Street (and the parking garage) from 5th Street will be via one EASTBOUND lane on 5th from Figueroa. See Metro map.
Flu season is closer than you think! Get your flu shot today. Completely free. No appointments necessary.
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This year is an important year for our nation. We want to encourage all eligible Californians to register to vote and cast a ballot. Registration deadline to vote in the November 8 election is October 24. We can help! Voter registration and nonpartisan programs on ballot measures are available at your local library.
The first of three proposed oral history interviews on this neighborhood features Nancy Oda, a Japanese-American woman who grew up in Boyle Heights in the 1940's-1950's.