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Top Circulating Books

May 2010

 

Fiction | Non-Fiction | Archive of Past Lists


FICTION

Fiction titles are shelved alphabetically by the author's last name

  1. The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
  2. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  3. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
  4. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
  5. Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris
  6. House Rules: A Novel by Jodi Picoult
  7. Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
  8. That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo
  9. The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
  10. Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger

 

NON-FICTION

  1. Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
    G154.5.G55A3 2006
  2. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF637.S8G533 2008
  3. Why Him? Why Her?: Finding Real Love by Understanding Your Personality Type by Helen Fisher
    BF698.9.B5F57 2009
  4. Passages In Caregiving: Turning Chaos Into Confidence by Gail Sheehy
    RA645.3.S49 2010
  5. Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone by Deborah Madison
    TX837 .M23618 1997
  6. Are You There Vodka? It's Me Chelsea by Chelsea Handler
    HQ801.H3193 2008
  7. Sex Detox: Recharge Desire, Revitalize Intimacy, Rejuvenate Your Love Life by Ian Kerner
    HQ31.K5143 2008
  8. The Gardner Heist: The True Story of the World's Largest Unsolved Art Theft by Ulrich Boser
    N8795.3.M4B67 2009
  9. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace -- One School At a Time by Greg Mortenson
    LC2330.M67 2007x
  10. Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, Mccain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin
    JK526 2008.H34 2010x

 

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