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Top Circulating Books

July 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. Breaking Dawn by Stephanie Meyer
  4. The Story of Edgar Sawtelle: a novel by David Wroblewski
  5. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
  6. That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo
  7. Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger
  8. Water For Elephants by Sara Gruen
  9. U is For Undertow by Sue Grafton
  10. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

 

NON-FICTION

  1. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF637.S8G533 2008
  2. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace -- One School At a Time by Greg Mortenson
    LC2330.M67 2007x
  3. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF448.G53 2005
  4. Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
    G154.5.G55A3 2006
  5. Are You There Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea by Chelsea Handler
    HQ801.H3193 2008
  6. Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner
    HB74.P8L4797 2009
  7. The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis
    HC106.83.L5 2010
  8. Food Rules: An Eater's Manual by Michael Pollan
    RA784.P6429 2009
  9. The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
    GT2850.P65 2006
  10. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
    HM1033.G53 2002

 

Archive of past lists

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