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March 29, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
March 29, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
March 29, 2015 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library
For the 9th week in a row, The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins is on top of the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction List. On the Hardcover Nonfiction List, Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson is the new number one.  Larkin is the author of blockbuster nonfiction books, Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America and In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin.
New to the Fiction List this week are Leaving Berlin by Joseph Kanon, The Fifth Gospel by Ian Caldwell, and Dennis Lehane's latest, World Gone By.  The Art of Stillness by Pico Iyer is the only book to debut in the Nonfiction top ten this week. 

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.  All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

3.  A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler 

4.  The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

5.  Leaving Berlin by Joseph Kanon

6.  The Fifth Gospel by Ian Caldwell

7.  The Whites by Harry Brandt

8.  World Gone By by Dennis Lehane

9.  Funny Girl by Nick Hornby

10. Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman

Hardcover Nonfiction

1.  Dead Wake by Erik Larson 

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

3.  Being Mortal by Atul Gawande  

4.  Girl in a Band by Kim Gordon 

5.  The Art of Stillness by Pico Iyer

6.  Ghettoside by Jill Leovy

7.  Yes, Please by Amy Poehler

8.  The Motivation Manifesto by Brendon Burchard

9.  What If? by Randall Munroe

10.  Believer by David Axelrod

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.