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April 19, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
April 19, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
April 19, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

One week after being displaced atop the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Bestseller Lists, The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins is back at number one on the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction List and Dead Wake by Erik Larson has regained the top spot on the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Nonfiction List.

Debuting on the Fiction List is The Harder They Come by T.C. Boyle. New to the Nonfiction list are Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish by John Hargrove & Howard Chua-Eoan and Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now by Ayaan Hirisi Ali

Click on any title on the list to place a hold on an item free of charge.  You will need to know your library card number and the last four digits of the phone number associated with your card. After placing the hold select the library location to which you want the item sent and we will notify you when it is available for pick up.

Los Angeles Times Best Sellers

Hardcover Fiction

1.  The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins 

2.  The Harder They Come by T.C. Boyle

3.  The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

4.  Leaving Berlin by Joseph Kanon

5.  A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

6.  The Stranger by Harlan Coben

7.  All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

8.  A Dangerous Place by Jacqueline Winspear

9.  At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen

10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney

Hardcover Nonfiction

1.  Dead Wake by Erik Larson 

2.  The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

3.  The Motivation Manifesto by Brendon Burchard 

4.  H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald

5.  Being Mortal by Atul Gawande 

6.  Girl in a Band by Kim Gordon 

7.  Becoming Steve Jobs by Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli 

8.  Frank by Barney Frank

9.  Beneath the Surface by John Hargrove & Howard Chua-Eoan

10.  Heretic by Ayaan Hirisi Ali

To find out more about recent arrivals and hot titles, book lists by subject, new books by genre and other reader resources, and what our librarians are reading, please visit LAPL Reads.


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