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Me Before You
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Rich and pretty.
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You'll grow out of it
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When breath becomes air
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Sapiens : a brief history of humankind
Between the world and me
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Big magic : creative living beyond fear
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The rainbow comes and goes : a mother and son on life, love, and loss
Crisis of character : a White House Secret Service officer discloses his firsthand experience with Hillary, Bill, and how they operate
Shrill : notes from a loud woman
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Hamilton : the revolution : being the complete libretto of the Broadway musical, with a true account of its creation, and concise remarks on hip-hop, the power of stories, and the new America
It's not okay : turning heartbreak into happily never after
Spark joy : an illustrated master class on the art of organizing and tidying up
Mindset : the new psychology of success
The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Tribe : on homecoming and belonging
The gene : an intimate history
The bridge ladies : a memoir
The making of Donald Trump
Outliers : the story of success
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Quiet : the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
West of Eden : an American place
The four agreements : a practical guide to personal freedom
The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness
Thinking, fast and slow
Milk and honey
All the single ladies : unmarried women and the rise of an independent nation
Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the Moon to Mars
Real food fake food : why you don't know what you're eating & what you can do about it
Soup for Syria : recipes to celebrate our shared humanity
Trump revealed : an American journey of ambition, ego, money, and power
The 48 laws of power
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Men explain things to me
Choose yourself : be happy, make millions, live the dream
Sex object : a memoir
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The hidden oracle
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The blood of Olympus
The last Olympian
The battle of the Labyrinth
The Titan's curse
The mark of Athena
The son of Neptune
The House of Hades
The maze runner
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Empire of storms
Demigods & magicians : Percy and Annabeth meet the Kanes.
A torch against the night
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The 5th Wave
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Thirteen reasons why
The last star
The death cure
Attack on Titan. by Hajime Isayama. 19
The walking dead. by Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard ; art by Dave Stewart, Stefano Gaudiano, Cliff Rathburn. Volume 26, Call to arms
United as one
Girls & sex : navigating the complicated new landscape
The demigod files
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Four: A Divergent Story Collection
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Pokémon black and white
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Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone
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Pokemon adventures. story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; [translation, Katherine Schilling]. Diamond and Pearl/Platinum
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban
Green eggs and ham
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets
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Tales from a not-so-popular party girl
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
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The cat in the hat
The thank you book
Tales from a not-so-smart Miss Know-It-All
Big Nate blasts off
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Harry Potter and the deathly hallows
Dork diaries. Tales from a not-so-happy heartbreaker
Harry Potter and the goblet of fire
Harry Potter and the half-blood prince
I'm a frog!
David goes to school
Pokemon adventures. story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Satoshi Yamamoto ; translation, Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; English adaptation, Annette Roman ; touch-up & lettering, Susan Daigle-Leach. Black & White
We are in a book!
Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir Stinks-A-Lot : the twelfth epic novel
I am invited to a party!
Elephants cannot dance!
Because of Winn-Dixie
Waiting is not easy!
There is a bird on your head!
The red pyramid
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!
What's New at LAPL
This year is an important year for our nation. We want to encourage all eligible Californians to register to vote and cast a ballot. Registration deadline to vote in the November 8 election is October 24. We can help! Voter registration and nonpartisan programs on ballot measures are available at your local library.
Filmmaker Sandra Robbie presents her Emmy award-winning documentary Mendez vs. Westminster: For All the Children/Para Todos los Ninos about the groundbreaking civil rights case that ended school segregation in California in 1947. After the 30 minute film, Ms. Robbie will lead a discussion about the case and her upcoming project promoting peace and community engagement.
VetNow helps veterans transition to civilian life through live, interactive career assistance, academic tutoring, and much more.
Join us for an insightful documentary by Los Angeles-born filmmaker Roxanne Frias, who offers a glimpse into the future of the world’s biggest economy – a future where Latinos will form the largest demographic group. Screening at Central Library Sunday, September 25 from 2:00-3:30pm.
The Los Angeles Public Library has an exciting opportunity for qualified individuals or companies to provide professional exhibition coordinator services for the LAPL Central Library and branch library facilities on an as-needed basis.