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Top Circulating Books
November 2009

Fiction | Non-Fiction | Archive of Past Lists

Fiction titles are shelved alphabetically by the author's last name
  1. The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
  2. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle : A Novel by David Wroblewski
  3. Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
  4. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
  5. The Associate by John Grisham
  6. Run For Your Life: A Novel by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
  7. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
  8. The Given Day: A Novel by Dennis Lehane
  9. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  10. The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

  1. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF637.S8G533 2008
  2. Eat, Pray, Love : One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
    G154.5.G55A3 2006
  3. When You Are Engulfed In Flames by David Sedaris
    PS3569.E314 W48 2008
  4. True Compass: A Memoir by Edward M. Kennedy
    E840.8.K35A3 2009x
  5. Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman by Jon Krakauer
    GV939.T49K73 2009
  6. Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
    HB74.P8L4797 2009
  7. Have a Little Faith: A True Story by Mitch Albom
    BM729.F3A496 2009
  8. Cracking the TOEFL iBT by The Princeton Review
    Literacy - General Material
  9. Young, Black, and Determined: A Biography of Lorraine Hansberry by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
    Teen Nonfiction - PS3515.A515 Z77 1998
  10. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF448.G53 2005


Archive of past lists

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