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May 4, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
May 4, 2014 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

The #1 books on both the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Fiction and Nonfiction Bestseller Lists remain the same this week, The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt on the Fiction List and Flash Boys by Michael Lewis on the Nonfiction List.  

The only new book on the Hardcover Fiction List this week is The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin while Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn reappears again in the top ten in its 77th week of publication.  Rob Lowe's memoir, Love Life, debuts at number 10 on the Hardover Nonfiction list.

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 Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

2.  The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

3.  In Paradise by Peter Matthiessen

4.  Can't and Won't: Stories by Lydia Davis

5.  The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

6.  Frog Music by Emma Donoghue

7.  Insurgent by Veronica Roth

8.  One More Thing by B. J. Novak

9.  The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

10. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Hardcover Nonfiction

1.  Flash Boys by Michael Lewis

2.  Face the Music by Paul Stanley

3.  10% Happier by Dan Harris

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

5.  Minecraft: Essential Handbook

6.  Living with a Wild God by Barbara Ehrenreich

7.  The Divide by Matt Taibbi 

8.  Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard

9.  Thrive by Arianna Huffington

10. Love Life by Rob Lowe

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.