LA Public Library’s Top Ten: December

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

Library Top 10

Here are the top 10 books, CDs and DVDs loaned, the Los Angeles Public Library during August. (Physical books are now being listed as well as downloads, as the Library has begun a curbside delivery service, Library to Go, during the pandemic.)

Here are the results for October.

Top 10 Books

  1. Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man, Mary L. Trump
  2. Rage, Bob Woodward
  3. Caste: The Origins of our Discontents, Isabel Wilkerson
  4. The Searcher, Tana French
  5. How to Be an Antiracist / Kendi, Ibram X.
  6. Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion, Jia Tolentino
  7. The Tower of Nero, Rick Riordan
  8. Disloyal: A Memoir — The True Story of Michael Cohen
  9. The Room Where It Happened, John R. Bolton
  10. The Yellow House, Sarah M. Broom

Top 10 DVDs:

  1. Ford v Ferrari
  2. Jojo Rabbit
  3. Jumanji: The Next Level 
  4. Knives Out
  5. 1917
  6. Bad Boys for Life 
  7. A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
  8. Midway
  9. The Good Liar
  10. Bombshell

Top 10 E-Books:

  1. Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
  2. How to Be an Antiracist, Ibram X. Kendi
  3. The Vanishing Half: A Novel, Brit Bennett
  4. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed, Lori Gottlieb
  5. Normal People: A Novel, Sally Rooney
  6. The Guest List: A Novel, Lucy Foley
  7. Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man, Mary L. Trump
  8. The Silent Patient, Alex Michaelides
  9. White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism, Robin DiAngelo
  10. The Dutch House: A Novel, Ann Patchett

Top 10 Songs

  1. “One Minute You’re Here,” Bruce Springsteen
  2. “House of a Thousand Guitars,” Bruce Springsteen
  3. “Burnin’ Train,” Bruce Springsteen
  4. “Heart of Glass (Live from the iHeart Music Festival),” Miley Cyrus
  5. “Letter to You,” Bruce Springsteen
  6. “Janey Needs a Shooter,” Bruce Springsteen
  7. “The Power of Prayer,” Bruce Springsteen
  8. “Last Man Standing,” Bruce Springsteen
  9. “Song for Orphans,” Bruce Springsteen
  10. “I’ll See You in My Dreams,” Bruce Springsteen