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Fiction Hot Titles

Non-Fiction Hot Titles

  • Becoming

    Becoming

    Obama, Michelle, 1964-
  • Educated : a memoir

    Educated : a memoir

    Westover, Tara,
  • The Library Book

    The Library Book

    Orlean, Susan.

    On the surface, The Library Book is about the history of the Los Angeles Public Library, particularly about the devastating fire

  • The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing

    The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing

    Kondō, Marie,
  • Fear: Trump in the White House

    Fear: Trump in the White House

    Woodward, Bob, 1943-
  • Bad blood : secrets and lies in a Silicon Valley startup

    Bad blood : secrets and lies in a Silicon Valley startup

    Carreyrou, John,
  • Inheritance : a memoir of genealogy, paternity, and love

    Inheritance : a memoir of genealogy, paternity, and love

    Shapiro, Dani,
  • The truths we hold : an American journey

    The truths we hold : an American journey

    Harris, Kamala D,
  • Girl, wash your face : stop believing the lies about who you are so you can become who you were meant to be

    Girl, wash your face : stop believing the lies about who you are so you can become who you were meant to be

    Hollis, Rachel (Event planner),
  • The fifth risk

    The fifth risk

    Lewis, Michael (Michael M.),
  • Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Sapiens : a brief history of humankind

    Harari, Yuval N.
  • Atomic habits : tiny changes, remarkable results : an easy & proven way to build good habits & break bad ones

    Atomic habits : tiny changes, remarkable results : an easy & proven way to build good habits & break bad ones

    Clear, James,
  • How to change your mind : what the new science of psychedelics teaches us about consciousness, dying, addiction, depression, and transcendence

    How to change your mind : what the new science of psychedelics teaches us about consciousness, dying, addiction, depression, and transcendence

    Pollan, Michael,
  • Medical medium liver rescue : answers to eczema, psoriasis, diabetes, strep, acne, gout, bloating, gallstones, adrenal stress, fatigue, fatty liver, weight issues, SIBO & autoimmune disease

    Medical medium liver rescue : answers to eczema, psoriasis, diabetes, strep, acne, gout, bloating, gallstones, adrenal stress, fatigue, fatty liver, weight issues, SIBO & autoimmune disease

    William, Anthony,
  • Team of vipers : my 500 extraordinary days in the Trump White House

    Team of vipers : my 500 extraordinary days in the Trump White House

    Sims, Cliff,
  • Hollywood's Eve : Eve Babitz and the secret history of L.A.

    Hollywood's Eve : Eve Babitz and the secret history of L.A.

    Anolik, Lili,
  • Educated : a memoir

    Educated : a memoir

    Westover, Tara,
  • Small fry

    Small fry

    Brennan-Jobs, Lisa, 1978-
  • The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life

    The subtle art of not giving a fuck : a counterintuitive approach to living a good life

    Manson, Mark,
  • Spark joy : an illustrated master class on the art of organizing and tidying up

    Spark joy : an illustrated master class on the art of organizing and tidying up

    Kondo, Marie,
  • In pieces : a memoir

    In pieces : a memoir

    Field, Sally.
  • Becoming

    Becoming

    Obama, Michelle, 1964-
  • Dear Los Angeles : the city in diaries and letters 1542 to 2018

    Dear Los Angeles : the city in diaries and letters 1542 to 2018

    Kipen, David,
  • 21 lessons for the 21st century

    21 lessons for the 21st century

    Harari, Yuval N,
  • Maid : hard work, low pay, and a mother's will to survive

    Maid : hard work, low pay, and a mother's will to survive

    Land, Stephanie,
  • Dare to lead : brave work, tough conversations, whole hearts

    Dare to lead : brave work, tough conversations, whole hearts

    Brown, Brene,
  • Salt, fat, acid, heat : the four elements of good cooking

    Salt, fat, acid, heat : the four elements of good cooking

    Nosrat, Samin,
  • Seduction : sex, lies, and stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood

    Seduction : sex, lies, and stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood

    Longworth, Karina, 1980-
  • The coddling of the American mind : how good intentions and bad ideas are setting up a generation for failure

    The coddling of the American mind : how good intentions and bad ideas are setting up a generation for failure

    Lukianoff, Greg,
  • The bullet journal method : track the past, order the present, design the future

    The bullet journal method : track the past, order the present, design the future

    Carroll, Ryder,
  • Let me finish : Trump, the Kushners, Bannon, New Jersey, and the power of in-your-face politics

    Let me finish : Trump, the Kushners, Bannon, New Jersey, and the power of in-your-face politics

    Christie, Chris,
  • Calypso

    Calypso

    Sedaris, David,
  • Good and mad : the revolutionary power of women's anger

    Good and mad : the revolutionary power of women's anger

    Traister, Rebecca,
  • White fragility : why it's so hard to talk to white people about racism

    White fragility : why it's so hard to talk to white people about racism

    DiAngelo, Robin J.,
  • Ottolenghi Simple : a cookbook

    Ottolenghi Simple : a cookbook

    Ottolenghi, Yotam,
  • The mirage factory : illusion, imagination, and the invention of Los Angeles

    The mirage factory : illusion, imagination, and the invention of Los Angeles

    Krist, Gary,
  • Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

    Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

    Noah, Trevor, 1984-
  • Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI

    Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI

    Grann, David,
  • Heavy : an American memoir

    Heavy : an American memoir

    Laymon, Kiese,
  • The plant paradox : the hidden dangers in "healthy" foods that cause disease and weight gain

    The plant paradox : the hidden dangers in "healthy" foods that cause disease and weight gain

    Gundry, Steven R,
  • All you can ever know : a memoir

    All you can ever know : a memoir

    Chung, Nicole,
  • Winners take all : the elite charade of changing the world

    Winners take all : the elite charade of changing the world

    Giridharadas, Anand,
  • Everyday millionaires : how ordinary people built extraordinary wealth -- and how you can too

    Everyday millionaires : how ordinary people built extraordinary wealth -- and how you can too

    Hogan, Chris,
  • 12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos

    12 rules for life : an antidote to chaos

    Peterson, Jordan B.,
  • These truths : a history of the United States

    These truths : a history of the United States

    Lepore, Jill, 1966-
  • Devotions : the selected poems of Mary Oliver

    Devotions : the selected poems of Mary Oliver

    Oliver, Mary, 1935-
  • The first conspiracy : the secret plot to kill George Washington

    The first conspiracy : the secret plot to kill George Washington

    Meltzer, Brad,
  • Black Klansman: Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime

    Black Klansman: Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime

    Stallworth, Ron

    Ron Stallworth, the first African American officer on the Colorado Springs Police Force, answered an ad for the Ku Klux Klan in his local

  • Digital minimalism : on living better with less technology

    Digital minimalism : on living better with less technology

    Newport, Cal,

YA Hot Titles

Children's Hot Titles

  • Babymouse

    Babymouse

    Holm, Jennifer L.
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown

    Kinney, Jeff, author, illustrator.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : old school

    Diary of a wimpy kid : old school

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : cabin fever

    Diary of a wimpy kid : cabin fever

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : double down

    Diary of a wimpy kid : double down

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the long haul

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the long haul

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck

    Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : dog days

    Diary of a wimpy kid : dog days

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the third wheel

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal

    Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Dog Man and Cat Kid. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. [4]

    Dog Man and Cat Kid. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. [4]

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author, artist.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Diary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Dog Man. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. [1]

    Dog Man. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with color by Jose Garibaldi. [1]

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- .
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the ugly truth

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the ugly truth

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Dog Man unleashed. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with interior color by Jose Garibaldi. [2]

    Dog Man unleashed. written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey, as George Beard and Harold Hutchins ; with interior color by Jose Garibaldi. [2]

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- .
  • Dog Man : lord of the fleas [#5]

    Dog Man : lord of the fleas [#5]

    Pilkey, Dav.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the last straw

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the last straw

    Kinney, Jeff.
  • Dog Man : a tale of two kitties [#3]

    Dog Man : a tale of two kitties [#3]

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author, illustrator.
  • Diary of a wimpy kid : the getaway

    Diary of a wimpy kid : the getaway

    Kinney, Jeff, author, illustrator.
  • Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Pokémon adventures

    Pokémon adventures

    Kusaka, Hidenori.
  • Dork diaries 12. Rachel Renee Russell ; with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-secret crush catastrophe

    Dork diaries 12. Rachel Renee Russell ; with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-secret crush catastrophe

    Russell, Rachel Renee,
  • Dork diaries 7. by Rachel Renée Russell. Tales from a not-so-glam TV star

    Dork diaries 7. by Rachel Renée Russell. Tales from a not-so-glam TV star

    Russell, Rachel Renée.
  • Wonder

    Wonder

    Palacio, R. J.
  • Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess

    Tales from a not-so-graceful ice princess

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life

    Dork diaries : tales from a not-so-fabulous life

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Dork diaries 13. Rachel Renee Russell ; with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-happy birthday

    Dork diaries 13. Rachel Renee Russell ; with Nikki Russell and Erin Russell. Tales from a not-so-happy birthday

    Russell, Rachel Renee,
  • Green eggs and ham

    Green eggs and ham

    Seuss, Dr.
  • Dork diaries 11. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-friendly frenemy

    Dork diaries 11. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-friendly frenemy

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Happy Pig Day!

    Happy Pig Day!

    Willems, Mo.
  • Dork diaries 10. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter

    Dork diaries 10. Rachel Renee Russell. Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter

    Russell, Rachel Renee,
  • Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Tales from a not-so-popular party girl

    Tales from a not-so-popular party girl

    Russell, Rachel Renee.
  • Waiting is not easy!

    Waiting is not easy!

    Willems, Mo, .
  • The thank you book

    The thank you book

    Willems, Mo, .
  • The Baby-sitters Club. a graphic novel

    The Baby-sitters Club. a graphic novel

    Martin, Ann M., 1955-
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Elephants cannot dance!

    Elephants cannot dance!

    Willems, Mo.
  • Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

    Rowling, J. K.
  • Dog Man. Dav Pilkey. [6], Brawl of the wild

    Dog Man. Dav Pilkey. [6], Brawl of the wild

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author, artist.
  • The Baby-sitters Club. Ann M. Martin ; a graphic novel by Gale Galligan with color by Braden Lamb. 6, Kristy's big day

    The Baby-sitters Club. Ann M. Martin ; a graphic novel by Gale Galligan with color by Braden Lamb. 6, Kristy's big day

    Martin, Ann M., 1955-
  • Amulet. Kazu Kibuishi. 8, Supernova

    Amulet. Kazu Kibuishi. 8, Supernova

    Kibuishi, Kazu, 1978-
  • Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Rappaport, Doreen.
  • Amulet. 3, Kazu Kibuishi. The cloud searchers

    Amulet. 3, Kazu Kibuishi. The cloud searchers

    Kibuishi, Kazu, 1978-
  • Be prepared

    Be prepared

    Brosgol, Vera, author, illustrator.
  • The day the crayons quit

    The day the crayons quit

    Daywalt, Drew.
  • Flashback

    Flashback

    Messenger, Shannon,
  • Hello Lighthouse

    Hello Lighthouse

    Blackall, Sophie, author, illustrator.

    The Randolph Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott.

  • I am Martin Luther King, Jr.

    I am Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Meltzer, Brad.

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