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Top Circulating Books
July 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. The Appeal by John Grisham
  3. 7th Heaven by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
  4. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  5. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
  6. Double Cross by James Patterson
  7. T is for Tresspass by Sue Grafton
  8. Book of the Dead by Patricia Cornwell
  9. The Choice by Nicholas Sparks
  10. The Last Summer (of You and Me) by Ann Brashares

  1. Eat, Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything across Italy, India and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
    G154.5.G55A3 2006
  2. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace, One School at a Time byGreg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
    LC2330.M67 2007x
  3. The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream by Barack Obama
    E901.1.O23A3 2006
  4. Cracking the TOEFL iBT by Princeton Review
  5. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
    BF448.G53 2005
  6. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
    HB74.P8L479 2005

  7. Webster's Basic English Dictionary
    PE1628.W55169 2000x

  8. Restless Virgins : Love, Sex, and Survival at a New England Prep School by Abigail Jones and Marissa Miley
    LC58.7.J66 2007

  9. When You Are Engulfed In Flames by David Sedaris
    PS3569.E314W48 2008

  10. The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
    GT2850.P65 2006

Archive of past lists

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