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July 13, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
July 13, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
July 13, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

No changes on either the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction or Nonfiction Bestseller Lists this week  as The Silkworm (A Comoran Strike Novel) by Robert Galbraith (a.k.a J.K. Rowling) remains on top of the Fiction List and Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton is the #1 book on the Nonfiction List.

The only new title on either list this week is Take This Man: A Memoir by novelist Brando Skyhorse (The Madonnas of Echo Park), his account of a turbulent childhood growing up in Echo Park with 5 stepfathers and a Mexican mother who reinvents their lives as American Indians. 

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 Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

2.  The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

3.  Midnight in Europe by Alan Furst 

4.  The Vacationers by Emma Straub

5.  China Dolls by Lisa See 

6.  Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King 

7.  Top Secret Twenty-One by Janet Evanovich 

8.  I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes

9.  Written in My Own Heart's Blood by Diana Gabaldon

10. Wonder by R. J. Palacio

Hardcover Nonfiction

1.  Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton

2.  Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

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

4.  Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty

5.  One Nation by Ben Carson

6.  Carsick by John Waters

7.  Take This Man by Brando Skyhorse

8.  #Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso

9.  Minecraft: Redstone Handbook

10. Minecraft Essential Handbook

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