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Top Circulating Books
September 2008

Fiction | Non-Fiction | Archive of Past Lists

Fiction titles are shelved alphabetically by the author's last name
  1. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
  2. Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
  3. The Appeal by John Grisham
  4. Change of Heart: A Novel by Jodi Picoult
  5. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  6. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
  7. Certain Girls: A Novel by Jennifer Weiner
  8. Hold Tight by Harlan Coben
  9. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
  10. Sundays at Tiffany's by James Patterson and Gabrielle Charbonnet

  1. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace, One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
    LC2330.M67 2007x
  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.E314W48 2008

  4. Brother, I'm Dying by Edwidge Danticat
    PS3554.A5815Z46 2007
  5. Favorite Greek Myths by Mary Pope Osborne
    BL782.O86 1989
  6. In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto by Michael Pollan
    RA784.P643 2008
  7. Are You There Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea by Chelsea Handler
    HQ801.H3193 2008
  8. The Lost German Slave Girl: The Extraordinary True Story of Sally Miller and Her Fight for Freedom In Old New Orleans by John Bailey
    F379.N553M553 2003
  9. Cracking the TOEFL iBT by the Princeton Review
  10. Cracking the GRE

Archive of past lists

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