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Best Books of 2012

Mary McCoy, Senior Librarian, Art, Music, & Recreation Department,
Four book covers of Los Angeles Public Library’s Best of 2012 list

Looking for holiday gift ideas for your bookish friends and relatives? Something good to read in the new year? Or are you just as obsessed with those year-end lists as we are?

If so, look no further than the Los Angeles Public Library’s Best of 2012 lists. Our librarians selected nearly 100 of our favorite children’s, teen, and adult books from this year.

Best Children’s Books of 2012:
Best Teen Books of 2012:
Best Fiction of 2012:
Best Non-fiction of 2012:

Happy holidays, and happy reading from LAPL!