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Westwood Branch Library

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1246 Glendon Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone:
(310) 474-1739
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(310) 470-3892
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Shahla Chamanara, Senior Librarian
Upcoming Events at Westwood Branch Library
August 23, 2016 4:00PM
It's Shrinky Dink time again, folks! Want to make Pokemon Shrinky Dinks? Create a Shrinky Dink of your snap code?  Join us to design...
August 23, 2016 4:00PM
At this month's art lab we have two projects to choose from: chalkboard rocks and shrinky dinks!  Make a cool shrinkable design into a...
August 24, 2016 10:30AM
Join us for stories, songs and stretches for babies ages 0-18 months. This 20 minute storytime is followed by 20 minutes of free play with...
August 24, 2016 11:15AM
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for toddlers 18 months and up. This 20 minute storytime is followed by 25 minutes of free play with...
August 24, 2016 1:00PM
Improve your English! This class is designed for those who are learning English as a second language. 
August 25, 2016 4:00PM to 6:00PM
Come practice your French language skills! For intermediate to advanced students.
August 26, 2016 2:00PM to 4:00PM
Join the West Los Angeles Knitting Group for an afternoon of knitting and conversation. Meet other knitters in the area. Bring your current...

Fiction Hot Titles

Non-Fiction Hot Titles

  • When breath becomes air

    When breath becomes air

    Kalanithi, Paul, author.
  • You'll grow out of it

    You'll grow out of it

    Klein, Jessi, 1975-
  • Alexander Hamilton

    Alexander Hamilton

    Chernow, Ron.
  • Grunt : the curious science of humans at war

    Grunt : the curious science of humans at war

    Roach, Mary.
  • Between the world and me

    Between the world and me

    Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author.
  • The rainbow comes and goes : a mother and son on life, love, and loss

    The rainbow comes and goes : a mother and son on life, love, and loss

    Cooper, Anderson.
  • Spark joy : an illustrated master class on the art of organizing and tidying up

    Spark joy : an illustrated master class on the art of organizing and tidying up

    Kondo, Marie, author.
  • Grit : the power of passion and perseverance

    Grit : the power of passion and perseverance

    Duckworth, Angela.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Big magic : creative living beyond fear

    Big magic : creative living beyond fear

    Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969-
  • The gene : an intimate history

    The gene : an intimate history

    Mukherjee, Siddhartha, author.
  • Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Harari, Yuval N.
  • Crisis of character : a White House Secret Service officer discloses his firsthand experience with Hillary, Bill, and how they operate

    Crisis of character : a White House Secret Service officer discloses his firsthand experience with Hillary, Bill, and how they operate

    Byrne, Gary J., author.
  • Lab girl

    Lab girl

    Jahren, Hope, author.
  • Shrill : notes from a loud woman

    Shrill : notes from a loud woman

    West, Lindy.
  • 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-
  • The girl with the lower back tattoo

    The girl with the lower back tattoo

    Schumer, Amy.
  • West of Eden : an American place

    West of Eden : an American place

    Stein, Jean, author.
  • Night

    Night

    Wiesel, Elie, 1928-
  • The bridge ladies : a memoir

    The bridge ladies : a memoir

    Lerner, Betsy, author.
  • 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 new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness

    The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness

    Alexander, Michelle.
  • 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

    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

    Miranda, Lin-Manuel, 1980- author, librettist, composer.
  • All the single ladies : unmarried women and the rise of an independent nation

    All the single ladies : unmarried women and the rise of an independent nation

    Traister, Rebecca, author.
  • But what if we're wrong? : thinking about the present as if it were the past

    But what if we're wrong? : thinking about the present as if it were the past

    Klosterman, Chuck, 1972- author.
  • Outliers : the story of success

    Outliers : the story of success

    Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
  • Seinfeldia : how a show about nothing changed everything

    Seinfeldia : how a show about nothing changed everything

    Armstrong, Jennifer Keishin.
  • 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.
  • Eat dirt : why leaky gut may be the root cause of your health problems and 5 surprising steps to cure it

    Eat dirt : why leaky gut may be the root cause of your health problems and 5 surprising steps to cure it

    Axe, Josh, author.
  • Seven brief lessons on physics

    Seven brief lessons on physics

    Rovelli, Carlo, 1956- author.
  • Tribe : on homecoming and belonging

    Tribe : on homecoming and belonging

    Junger, Sebastian, author.
  • Mindset : the new psychology of success

    Mindset : the new psychology of success

    Dweck, Carol S., 1946-
  • Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking

    Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking

    Cain, Susan.
  • The sixth extinction : an unnatural history

    The sixth extinction : an unnatural history

    Kolbert, Elizabeth.
  • The 48 laws of power

    The 48 laws of power

    Greene, Robert.
  • Year of Yes

    Year of Yes

    Rhimes, Shonda, author.
  • The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

    The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

    Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-
  • Soup for Syria : recipes to celebrate our shared humanity

    Soup for Syria : recipes to celebrate our shared humanity

    Massaad, Barbara Abdeni, compiler, photographer.
  • 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.
  • The four agreements : a practical guide to personal freedom

    The four agreements : a practical guide to personal freedom

    Ruiz, Miguel, 1952-
  • How not to die : discover the foods scientifically proven to prevent and reverse disease

    How not to die : discover the foods scientifically proven to prevent and reverse disease

    Greger, Michael, author.
  • The Road to Little Dribbling : Adventures of an American in Britain

    The Road to Little Dribbling : Adventures of an American in Britain

    Bryson, Bill, author.
  • Smarter faster better : the secrets of productivity in life and business

    Smarter faster better : the secrets of productivity in life and business

    Duhigg, Charles, author.
  • Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption

    Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption

    Stevenson, Bryan, author.
  • The sleep revolution : transforming your life, one night at a time

    The sleep revolution : transforming your life, one night at a time

    Huffington, Arianna Stassinopoulos, 1950- author.
  • Sex object : a memoir

    Sex object : a memoir

    Valenti, Jessica, author.
  • The glass castle : a memoir

    The glass castle : a memoir

    Walls, Jeannette.
  • Real food fake food : why you don't know what you're eating & what you can do about it

    Real food fake food : why you don't know what you're eating & what you can do about it

    Olmsted, Larry, author.
  • A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier

    A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier

    Beah, Ishmael, 1980-

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    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

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    Pokémon adventures

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
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    Diary of a wimpy kid : dog days

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

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

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

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

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    Diary of a wimpy kid : the long haul

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    Diary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Kinney, Jeff.
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    Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel

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

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Pokémon black and white

    Pokémon black and white

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
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    Diary of a wimpy kid : the last straw

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Rowling, J. K.
  • 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.
  • Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life

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

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Green eggs and ham

    Green eggs and ham

    Seuss, Dr.
  • My little pony.  Friendship is magic

    My little pony. Friendship is magic

    Cook, Katie, 1981-
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    Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Wonder

    Wonder

    Palacio, R. J.
  • Tales from a not-so-smart Miss Know-It-All

    Tales from a not-so-smart Miss Know-It-All

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess

    Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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    Tiny titans

    Baltazar, Art.
  • The cat in the hat

    The cat in the hat

    Seuss, Dr.
  • Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Dork diaries 8. Rachel Renée Russell with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-happily ever after

    Dork diaries 8. Rachel Renée Russell with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-happily ever after

    Russell, Rachel Renée, author.
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    Dork diaries. Tales from a not-so-happy heartbreaker

    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 Order of the Phoenix

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Rowling, J. K.
  • 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 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 goblet of fire

    Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Lunch Lady

    Lunch Lady

    Krosoczka, Jarrett.
  • Harry Potter and the deathly hallows

    Harry Potter and the deathly hallows

    Rowling, J. K.
  • I'm a frog!

    I'm a frog!

    Willems, Mo, author, illustrator.
  • Harry Potter and the half-blood prince

    Harry Potter and the half-blood prince

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir Stinks-A-Lot : the twelfth epic novel

    Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir Stinks-A-Lot : the twelfth epic novel

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author.
  • Big Nate : welcome to my world

    Big Nate : welcome to my world

    Peirce, Lincoln, author, artist.
  • Hop on Pop

    Hop on Pop

    Seuss, Dr.
  • Big Nate : thunka, thunka, thunka

    Big Nate : thunka, thunka, thunka

    Peirce, Lincoln, author, artist.
  • Elephants cannot dance!

    Elephants cannot dance!

    Willems, Mo.
  • We are in a book!

    We are in a book!

    Willems, Mo.
  • The red pyramid

    The red pyramid

    Riordan, Rick.
  • Waiting is not easy!

    Waiting is not easy!

    Willems, Mo, author, illustrator.
  • Are you my mother?

    Are you my mother?

    Eastman, P. D. (Philip D.).
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    The BFG

    Dahl, Roald.

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