LA Public Library’s Top Ten

Lists are courtesy Los Angeles Public Library, Central library downtown and 72 branches combined.

Here’s what LA was reading, watching and listening to in March:

Top 10 Books

1. Becoming, Michelle Obama

2. Dark Sacred Night, Michael Connelly

3. The Library Book, Susan Orlean

4. Educated: A Memoir, Tara Westover

5. Past Tense, Lee Child

6. The Witch Elm, Tana French

7. Liar Liar, James Patterson

8. Connections in Death, J.D. Robb

9. The Wedding Guest, Jonathan Kellerman

10. On the Come Up, Angie Thomas

Top 10 DVD

1. Venom

2. Mission Impossible: Fallout

3. Bohemian Rhapsody

4. Crazy Rich Asians

5. A Star Is Born

6. First Man

7. The Equalizer 2

8. The Hate U Give

9. The Predator

10. Robin Hood

Top 10 E-Books

1. Becoming, Michelle Obama

2. The Library Book, Susan Orlean

3. Educated: A Memoir, Tara Westover

4. Crazy Rich Asians: Crazy Rich Asians Series, Book 1, Kevin Kwan

5. Little Fires Everywhere, Celeste Ng

6. Nine Perfect Strangers: A Novel, Liane Moriarty

7. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens

8. China Rich Girlfriend: Crazy Rich Asians Series, Book 2, Kevin Kwan

9. Dark Sacred Night: Renée Ballard Series, Book 2, Michael Connelly

10. Rich People Problems: Crazy Rich Asians Series, Book 3, Kevin Kwan

Top 10 Songs Downloaded via Freegal*

1. “No Such Thing,” Sara Bareilles

2. “My Bad,” Khalid

3. “Sunflower Vampire,” Weekend feat. Steve Lacy

4. “Things I Imagined,” Solange

5. “Way to the Show,” Solange

6. “Stay Flo,” Solange

7. “Down With the Clique,” Solange

8. “Walk Me Home,” P!nk

9. “S McGregor (interlude),” Solange

10. “Dreams,” Solange

* “Freegal” music via the Library lets users download and keep up to five songs a month –
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