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August 3, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
August 3, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
August 3, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

The Heist, the first in a new series by Janet Evanovich and co-author Lee Goldberg is the number one book on the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction Bestseller List this week.  Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand remains number one on the Hardcover Nonfiction List this week.

The Book of Life, the finale of the All Souls Trilogy by Deborah Harkness debuts in the second spot on the Fiction List this week.  Also new in Fiction is Four: A Divergent Story Collection by Veronica Roth, a companion volume to her Divergent series.  The sole newcomer to the Nonfiction List is The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee by Marja Mills, an account of Mills' friendship over the last decade with the author of To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee.

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 Heist by Janet Evanovich

2.  The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness

3.  The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

4.  California by Edan Lepucki

5.  The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

6.  One Plus One by Jojo Moyes

7.  Four: A Divergent Story Collection by Veronica Roth

8.  China Dolls by Lisa See

9.  Midnight in Europe by Alan Furst 

10. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Hardcover Nonfiction

1.  Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

2.  Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton

3.  Blood Feud by Edward Klein

4.  Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book by Diane Muldrow 

5.  Capital in the Twenty First Century by Thomas Piketty   

6.  The Alliance by Reid Hoffman

7.  Minecraft: Redstone Handbook

8.  The Mockingbird Next Door by Marja Mills

9.  America by Dinesh D'Souza

10. David and Goliath by Malcom Gladwell

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