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1246 Glendon Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024
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Shahla Chamanara, Senior Librarian
Upcoming Events at Westwood Branch Library
March 23, 2017 3:30PM
A class on how to effectively use your email or create your own. We will primarily be using gmail in this class but the lessons learned in...
March 23, 2017 6:30PM to 7:30PM
Beth Lapides from UnCabaret and prominent television comedy writers (The Office, Simpsons, Two Broke Girls) reading autobiographical pieces...
March 24, 2017 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...
March 25, 2017 11:00AM
Read the book and come join the discussion!January 28: Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders by John MortimerFebruary 25: Ordinary Grace...
March 25, 2017 2:00PM
Jennifer Ann Seidman, Soprano, and Andy S. Watson, Baritone, will perform songs from some of your favorite operas and Broadway shows.
March 28, 2017 4:00PM to 5:30PM
Death is not something that gets discussed regularly. You’re not exactly the life of the party when you bring it up. Why is that? We all...
March 29, 2017 1:00PM to 3:00PM
Improve your English! This class is designed for adults who are learning English as a second language. 
Arts and Crafts
March 29, 2017 4:00PM
Join us for our March Art Lab: Shakespeare in a box! We have a craft box full of materials to make crowns and masks fit for a Shakespeare...
March 29, 2017 6:30PM
We're very pleased to continue a new series of programs called "Who Am I? I Am LA!" which highlights the wide variety of people and...

Fiction Hot Titles

Non-Fiction Hot Titles

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

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    The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds

    Lewis, Michael (Michael M.), author.
  • Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

    Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

    Noah, Trevor, 1984- author.
  • 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.
  • 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 Princess Diarist.

    The Princess Diarist.

    Fisher, Carrie.
  • Norse mythology

    Norse mythology

    Gaiman, Neil, author.
  • 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.
  • Born to run

    Born to run

    Springsteen, Bruce, author.
  • When breath becomes air

    When breath becomes air

    Kalanithi, Paul, author.
  • The Lost City of the Monkey God

    The Lost City of the Monkey God

    Preston, Douglas J, author.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Between the world and me

    Between the world and me

    Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author.
  • Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the Moon to Mars

    Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the Moon to Mars

    Holt, Nathalia, 1980- 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.
  • 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.
  • The girl with the lower back tattoo

    The girl with the lower back tattoo

    Schumer, Amy.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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-
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    Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city

    Desmond, Matthew, author.
  • Shoe dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike

    Shoe dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike

    Knight, Philip H., 1938- author.
  • Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Harari, Yuval N.
  • Milk and honey

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    Kaur, Rupi, author.
  • Scrappy little nobody

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    Kendrick, Anna, 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.
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    Dark money : the hidden history of the billionaires behind the rise of the radical right

    Mayer, Jane, author.
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    Taubes, Gary, author.
  • The great British bake off : perfect cakes and bakes to make at home

    The great British bake off : perfect cakes and bakes to make at home

    Collister, Linda, author.
  • Shrill : notes from a loud woman

    Shrill : notes from a loud woman

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  • 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.
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    Alexander Hamilton

    Chernow, Ron.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

    Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

    Bechdel, Alison, 1960-
  • Make your kid a money genius (even if you're not) : a parents' guide for kids 3 to 23

    Make your kid a money genius (even if you're not) : a parents' guide for kids 3 to 23

    Kobliner, Beth, 1965- author.
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    The four agreements : a practical guide to personal freedom

    Ruiz, Miguel, 1952-
  • Settle for more

    Settle for more

    Kelly, Megyn, author.
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    The whole30 : the 30-day guide to total health and food freedom

    Hartwig, Melissa, author.
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    A really good day : how microdosing made a mega difference in my mood, my marriage, and my life

    Waldman, Ayelet, author.
  • Our revolution : a future to believe in

    Our revolution : a future to believe in

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

    Toobin, Jeffrey, author.
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    Thinking, fast and slow

    Kahneman, Daniel, 1934-
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    The zookeeper's wife : a war story

    Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
  • Love warrior

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  • Tales from a not-so-popular party girl

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  • Hop on Pop

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  • Fox in socks

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    My little pony. Friendship is magic

    Cook, Katie, 1981-
  • Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life

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

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
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    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author, illustrator.
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    Pokemon adventures. story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; [translation, Katherine Schilling]. Diamond and Pearl/Platinum

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    Are you my mother?

    Eastman, P. D. (Philip D.).
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    Dork diaries 7. by Rachel Renée Russell. Tales from a not-so-glam TV star

    Russell, Rachel Renée.
  • Pokemon XY

    Pokemon XY

    Kusaka, Hidenori, author.
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  • Dr. Seuss's ABC.

    Dr. Seuss's ABC.

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  • Tales from a not-so-talented pop star

    Tales from a not-so-talented pop star

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Pokémon black and white

    Pokémon black and white

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
  • Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Dog Man unleashed. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with interior color by Jose Garibaldi. [2]

    Dog Man unleashed. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with interior color by Jose Garibaldi. [2]

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author, illustrator.
  • The Lorax

    The Lorax

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  • The cat in the hat comes back!

    The cat in the hat comes back!

    Seuss, Dr.
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    The thank you book

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

    Russell, Rachel Renée, author.
  • Tales from a not-so-smart Miss Know-It-All

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

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Oh, the places you'll go!

    Oh, the places you'll go!

    Seuss, Dr.
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    Oh, the thinks you can think!

    Seuss, Dr.
  • Ten apples up on top!

    Ten apples up on top!

    LeSieg, Theo., 1904-1991.
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    I'm a frog!

    Willems, Mo, author, illustrator.
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    I can read with my eyes shut!

    Seuss, Dr.
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    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Rowling, J. K.
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    I am invited to a party!

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    Let's go for a drive!

    Willems, Mo.

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