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Boston Public Library Social Media Followers’ September Reads

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month. In celebration, the Boston Public Library asked its Facebook and Twitter followers to name the last book, e-book, or audiobook they checked out from the BPL. Here are their answers. Find a list of these titles in our catalog via

  1. On the Burning EdgeOn the Burning Edge: A Fateful Fire and the Men Who Fought It
    by Kyle Dickman (2015)
  2. A Little Life
    by Hanya Yanagihara (2015)
  3. Chasing Secrets
    by Gennifer Choldenko (2015)
  4. At the Water’s Edge
    by Sara Gruen (2015)
  5. Sorcerer to the Crown
    by Zen Cho (2015)
  6. Seveneves
    by Neal Stephenson (2015)
  7. War Dogs
    by Greg Bear (2014)
  8. Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
    Cheryl Strayed (2012)
  9. Bully
    by Patricia Polacco (2012)
  10. I, Michael Bennett
    by James Patterson (2012)
  11. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    by Benjamin Alire Sáenz (2012)
  12. Salvage the BonesSalvage the Bones
    by Jesmyn Ward (2011)
  13. Bento’s Sketchbook
    by John Berger (2011)
  14. Alan Turning: The Enigma
    by Andrew Hodges (1983)