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best of 2019 books wrapped up in a bow
Sheryn Morris, December 19, 2019

From all of us at the Los Angeles Public Library, at Central Library and the 72 branches, we are pleased to present the best books of 2019 as selected by our staff, who volunteered their recommendations.


nueve de las portadas de los libros
Dinorah Pinelo, December 21, 2018

El mejor regalo que puedes ofrecer durante la Navidad y las festividades de invierno es un libro. Si necesitas ideas sobre qué libros regalar (o regalarte a ti mismo), aquí te presentamos los títulos preferidos por nuestros lectores y bibliotecarios en el 2018.


best of 2018 books wrapped up in a bow
Sheryn Morris, December 19, 2018

As 2018 comes to an end, LAPL Reads presents the best books of the year selected by our staff. Since 2011 we have shared our recommendations. You will find a little bit of everything including books by writers whose works you might not be aware of, but definitely deserve attention.


Some of the book covers for this year's best books
Sheryn Morris, December 19, 2017

What do librarians and staff at the Los Angeles Public Library think are the best books for 2017?


Sheryn Morris, December 19, 2016

These are the best books for 2016, selected by Librarians and other staff members of The Los Angeles Public Library.The lists do not reflect best-seller or award lists, but are books selected by those who volunteere


Los mejores libros en espanol del 2016
Madeline Peña, December 19, 2016

El mejor regalo que puedes ofrecer durante la Navidad y las festividades de invierno es un libro. Si necesitas ideas sobre qué libros regalar (o regalarte a ti mismo), aquí te presentamos los libros publicados en el año 2016 preferidos por nuestros lectores y bibliotecarios.


Sheryn Morris, December 16, 2015

These are the best books for 2015, selected by Los Angeles Public Library, Librarians and other staff members.


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