Boston Public Library
Top Circulating Books
Updated November 22, 2005

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

  1. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
  2. The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd
  3. Eleven on Top by Janet Evanovich
  4. A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby
  5. The Closers: A Novel by Michael Connelly
  6. Lifeguard: A Novel by James Patterson
  7. The Broker by John Grisham
  8. The Da Vinci Code: A Novel by Dan Brown
  9. 4th of July: A Novel by James Patterson
  10. *Saturday by Ian McEwan

    *The Historian: A Novel by Elizabeth Kostova

*=tied

NON-FICTION

  1. Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF448.G53 2005
  2. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
    HB74.P8L479 2005
  3. 1776 by David McCullough
    E208.M396 2005
  4. Boston: All One Family by Bill Brett
    TR681.F3B74 2005
  5. The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Friedman
    HM846.F74 2005
  6. The City of Falling Angels by John Berendt
    DG674.2.B47 2005
  7. French Women Don't Get Fat by Mireille Guiliano
    RM222.2.G785 2005
  8. Everyday American English Dictionary
    BASIC STUDY SKILLS
  9. Bait and Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream by Barbara Ehrenreich
    HD5708.55.U6E47 2005
  10. Idiot: Beating "The Curse" and Enjoying the Game of Life by Johnny Damon
    GV875.B62D36 2005x