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  • Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

    Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

    Dunham, Lena, 1986-
  • Capital in the twenty-first century

    Capital in the twenty-first century

    Piketty, Thomas, 1971-
  • The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    Brown, Daniel, 1951-
  • Killing Patton : the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

    Killing Patton : the strange death of World War II's most audacious general

    O'Reilly, Bill.
  • Hard choices

    Hard choices

    Clinton, Hillary Rodham.
  • Diary of a mad diva

    Diary of a mad diva

    Rivers, Joan.
  • Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption

    Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption

    Hillenbrand, Laura.
  • What if? : serious scientific answers to absurd hypothetical questions

    What if? : serious scientific answers to absurd hypothetical questions

    Munroe, Randall, author.
  • Yes please

    Yes please

    Poehler, Amy, 1971- author.
  • Wild : from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail

    Wild : from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail

    Strayed, Cheryl, 1968-
  • Act like a success, think like a success : discovering your gift and the way to life's riches

    Act like a success, think like a success : discovering your gift and the way to life's riches

    Harvey, Steve, 1956- author.
  • A spy among friends : Kim Philby and the great betrayal

    A spy among friends : Kim Philby and the great betrayal

    MacIntyre, Ben.
  • The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League

    The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League

    Hobbs, Jeff, 1980-
  • #Girlboss

    #Girlboss

    Amoruso, Sophia.
  • In the kingdom of ice : the grand and terrible polar voyage of the U.S.S. Jeannette

    In the kingdom of ice : the grand and terrible polar voyage of the U.S.S. Jeannette

    Sides, Hampton, author.
  • Think like a freak : the authors of Freakonomics offer to retrain your brain

    Think like a freak : the authors of Freakonomics offer to retrain your brain

    Levitt, Steven D.
  • Business adventures [by] John Brooks.

    Business adventures [by] John Brooks.

    Brooks, John, 1920-1993.
  • I'll drink to that : a life in in style, with a twist

    I'll drink to that : a life in in style, with a twist

    Halbreich, Betty, 1927- author.
  • David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants

    David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants

    Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
  • Flash boys

    Flash boys

    Lewis, Michael.
  • Tennessee Williams : mad pilgrimage of the flesh

    Tennessee Williams : mad pilgrimage of the flesh

    Lahr, John, 1941- author.
  • World order

    World order

    Kissinger, Henry.
  • Bad feminist : essays

    Bad feminist : essays

    Gay, Roxane, author.
  • Blood feud : the Clintons vs. the Obamas

    Blood feud : the Clintons vs. the Obamas

    Klein, Edward, 1936-
  • The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload

    The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload

    Levitin, Daniel J.
  • Carsick

    Carsick

    Waters, John, 1946-
  • Grain brain : the surprising truth about wheat, carbs, and sugar--your brain's silent killers

    Grain brain : the surprising truth about wheat, carbs, and sugar--your brain's silent killers

    Perlmutter, David, 1954- author.
  • Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War

    Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War

    Abbott, Karen, 1973-
  • This changes everything : capitalism vs. the climate

    This changes everything : capitalism vs. the climate

    Klein, Naomi, 1970-
  • The madwoman in the Volvo : my year of raging hormones

    The madwoman in the Volvo : my year of raging hormones

    Loh, Sandra Tsing, author.
  • Thirteen days in September : Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David

    Thirteen days in September : Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David

    Wright, Lawrence, 1947- author.
  • Excellent sheep : the miseducation of the American elite and the way to a meaningful life

    Excellent sheep : the miseducation of the American elite and the way to a meaningful life

    Deresiewicz, William, 1964-
  • Waking up : a guide to spirituality without religion

    Waking up : a guide to spirituality without religion

    Harris, Sam, 1967-
  • I said yes to everything : a memoir

    I said yes to everything : a memoir

    Grant, Lee, 1927-
  • Smoke gets in your eyes : & other lessons from the crematory

    Smoke gets in your eyes : & other lessons from the crematory

    Doughty, Caitlin, author.
  • Orange is the new black : my year in a woman's prison

    Orange is the new black : my year in a woman's prison

    Kerman, Piper.
  • Outliers : the story of success

    Outliers : the story of success

    Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
  • The blood sugar solution 10-day detox diet : activate your body's natural ability to burn fat and lose weight fast

    The blood sugar solution 10-day detox diet : activate your body's natural ability to burn fat and lose weight fast

    Hyman, Mark, 1959- author.
  • The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family

    The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family

    Pelzer, David J.
  • Mindset : the new psychology of success

    Mindset : the new psychology of success

    Dweck, Carol S., 1946-
  • The gifts of imperfection : let go of who you think you're supposed to be and embrace who you are

    The gifts of imperfection : let go of who you think you're supposed to be and embrace who you are

    Brown, Brené.
  • How we got to now : six innovations that made the modern world

    How we got to now : six innovations that made the modern world

    Johnson, Steven, 1968- author.
  • The innovators : how a group of inventors, hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution

    The innovators : how a group of inventors, hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution

    Isaacson, Walter.
  • How to be Parisian wherever you are : love, style, and bad habits

    How to be Parisian wherever you are : love, style, and bad habits

    Berest, Anne, 1979-
  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey

    Homer.
  • My promised land : the triumph and tragedy of Israel

    My promised land : the triumph and tragedy of Israel

    Shavit, Ari, author.
  • A fighting chance

    A fighting chance

    Warren, Elizabeth.
  • Heaven is for real : a little boy's astounding story of his trip to heaven and back

    Heaven is for real : a little boy's astounding story of his trip to heaven and back

    Burpo, Todd.
  • The conscious parent : transforming ourselves, empowering our children

    The conscious parent : transforming ourselves, empowering our children

    Tsabary, Shefali, 1972-
  • 10% happier : how I tamed the voice in my head, reduced stress without losing my edge, and found self-help that actually works : a true story

    10% happier : how I tamed the voice in my head, reduced stress without losing my edge, and found self-help that actually works : a true story

    Harris, Dan, 1971-

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What's New at LAPL

  • Author Anthony Breznican Visits Central Library Oct. 29

    Central Library

    Anthony Breznican, young adult literature author and Entertainment Weekly reporter, visits Central Library Wednesday, Oct. 29, to read from his debut novel “Brutal Youth” and sign books in the Mark Taper Auditorium. His book has been described by NPR as “…a mix between Fight Club and The Breakfast Club.” FREE.

  • Halloween Events

    Celebrate Halloween and Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) at our libraries! 

  • Condé Nast magazines now available!

    Condé Nast magazines now available!

    Our digital magazines collection has just gotten better! We’re excited to announce the addition of Condé Nast magazines to Zinio

  • New DVD Policy

    New DVD Policy!

    You may now check out up to 4 entertainment DVDs for 4 days. Entertainment DVDs in our branch collections are also now available to be placed on hold using our online catalog.

  • Financial Planning Day

    Central Library

    Los Angeles Financial Planning Day at Central Library on Saturday, October 25 from 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Four free workshops &  one-on-one consultations with a Certified Financial Planner.

    Flyer (PDF): English | Spanish

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