LA Public Library’s Top Ten: June

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 April.

Top 10 Books

  1. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, Isabel Wilkerson
  2. The Searcher, Tana French
  3. A Promised Land, Barack Obama
  4. The Consequences of Fear: A Maisie Dobbs Mystery, Jacqueline Winspear
  5. Untamed, Glennon Doyle
  6. Siege and Storm, Leigh Bardugo
  7. Keep Sharp: How to Build a Better Brain at Any Age, Sanjay Gupta
  8. The Splendid and the Vile, Erik Larson
  9. Ruin and Rising, Leigh Bardugo
  10. Six of Crows, Leigh Bardugo

Top 10 DVDs:

  1. Tenet
  2. Wonder Woman 1984
  3. News of the World
  4. Promising Young Woman
  5. Soul
  6. The Croods, A New Age
  7. Greenland
  8. Freaky
  9. Let Him Go
  10. Barb & Star Go to Vista del Mar

Top 10 E-Books:

  1. The Art of Taking It Easy: How to Cope with Bears, Traffic and the Rest of Life’s Stressors, Brian King
  2. The Midnight Library: A Novel, Matt Haig
  3. A Promised Land, Barack Obama
  4. The Four Winds: A Novel, Kristin Hannah
  5. The Vanishing Half: A Novel, Brit Bennett
  6. Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century, Jessica Bruder
  7. The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, V.E. Schwab
  8. Bridgerton Collection, Volume 1: Bridgerton Series, Books 1-3, Julia Quinn
  9. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed, Lori Gottlieb
  10. The Guest List: A Novel, Lucy Foley

Top 10 Songs

  1. “Kiss Me More,” Doja Cat feat. SZA
  2. “Anywhere Away From Here,” Rag’n’Bone Man & P!nk
  3. “MONTERO (Call Me, Your Name),” Lil Nas X
  4. “Welcome 2 America,” Prince
  5. “Settling Down (Acoustic),” Miranda Lambert
  6. “Happy (From Despicable Me 2),” Pharrell Williams
  7. “Cover Me In Sunshine,” P!nk + Willow Sage Hart
  8. “Winning,” Santana
  9. “Golden,” Harry Styles
  10. “Watermelon Sugar,” Harry Styles