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February 19, 2017 Los Angeles Times Best Sellers Available at the Library

David Kelly, Senior Librarian, Literature & Fiction Department,
LA Times Best Sellers
Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance  remains the number one book on the Los Angeles Times Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller List for the fifth week in a row, while A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles is the new number one book on the Fiction Bestseller List for the week of February 19, 2017.
New to the Hardcover Nonfiction List this week is Tears We Cannot Stop by Michael Eric Dyson.  Debuting on the Fiction List is 4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster.
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.  A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

2.  Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

3.  The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

4.  Difficult Women by Roxane Gay 

5.  4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster

6.  Moonglow by Michael Chabon

7.  Transit by Rachel Cusk

8.  The Whistler by John Grisham

9.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down by Jeff Kinney

10. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne & John Tiffany

Hardcover Nonfiction

1.  Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance 

2.  The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis

3.  The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben

4.  The Book of Joy by Desmond Tutu and The Dalai Lama

5.  Tools of Titans by Timothy Ferriss

6.  Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

7.  Killing the Rising Sun by Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard

8.  The Little Book of Hygge by Meike Wiking

9.  Tears We Cannot Stop by Michael Eric Dyson

10.  Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly

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.