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Fiction titles are shelved alphabetically by the author's last name
- The Help by Kathryn Stockett
- The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
- Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
- A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick
- Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann
- Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
- The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson
- Tinkers by Paul Harding
- Nemesis by Philip Roth
- The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
- Dark Tide: the Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919 by Stephen Puleo
- Cracking the TOEFL iBT by The Princeton Review
- The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
- The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis
- Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
- Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang by Chelsea Handler
- The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
- When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris
- The Happiness Project : or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun by Gretchen Rubin
- Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner
Archive of past lists
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