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Top Circulating Books

February 2010

 

Fiction | Non-Fiction | Archive of Past Lists


FICTION
Fiction titles are shelved alphabetically by the author's last name
  1. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
  2. The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
  3. The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
  4. The Brightest Star in the Sky by Marian Keyes
  5. Look Again by Lisa Scottoline
  6. The 8th Confession by James Patterson
  7. The Given Day: A Novel by Dennis Lehane
  8. Best Friends Forever: A Novel by Jennifer Weiner
  9. Loving Frank: A Novel by Nancy Horan
  10. Secrets of Eden: A Novel by Chris Bohjalian

NON-FICTION
  1. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF637.S8G533 2008
  2. Sarah's Long Walk: The Fee Blacks of Boston and How Their Struggle for Equality Changed America by Stephen Kendrick and Paul Kendrick
    F73.9.N4K46 2004
  3. Are You There Vodka? It's Me Chelsea by Chelsea Handler
    HQ801.H3193 2008
  4. Everyday American English Dictionary edited by Richard A. Spears
    Literacy - Basic Study Skills
  5. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace -- One School At a Time by Greg Mortenson
    LC2330.M67 2007x
  6. When You Are Engulfed In Flames by David Sedaris
    PS3569.E314 W48 2008
  7. Life's That Way: A Memoir by Jim Beaver
    PN2287.B3945L43 2009
  8. The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook, a Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal by Ben Mezrich
    HM742.M49 2009x
  9. Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America by Barbara Ehrenreich
    BF698.35.O57E37 2009
  10. True Compass: A Memoir by Edward M. Kennedy
    E840.8.K35A3 2009x

 

Archive of past lists

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