LA Public Library’s Top Ten: August

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. (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 June.

Top 10 Books

  1. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, Isabel Wilkerson
  2. Six of Crows, Leigh Bardugo
  3. The Consequences of Fear, Jacqueline Winspear
  4. The Code Breaker, Walter Isaacson
  5. Keep Sharp: build a Better Brain at Any Age, Sanjay Gupta
  6. The Widow Clicquotby, Tilar Mazzeo Jr.
  7. Siege and Storm, Leigh Bardugo
  8. Serpentine: An Alex Delaware Novel, Jonathan Kellerman
  9. Ruin and Rising, Leigh Bardugo
  10. Zero Fail, Carol Leonnig

Top 10 DVDs:

  1. Minari
  2. News of the World
  3. Raya and the Last Dragon
  4. Land
  5. Tom and Jerry
  6. Wonder Woman 1984
  7. Soul
  8. Judas and the Black Messiah
  9. The Marksman
  10. Blade Runner 2049

Top 10 E-Books:

  1. The Midnight Library: A Novel, Matt Haig
  2. Bridgerton Collection, Volume 1: Bridgerton Series, Books 1-3, Julia Quinn
  3. A Promised Land, Barack Obama
  4. The Four Winds: A Novel, Kristin Hannah
  5. The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, V. E. Schwab
  6. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed, Lori Gottlieb
  7. Malibu Rising: A Novel, Taylor Jenkins Reid
  8. The Guest List: A Novel, Lucy Foley
  9. The Vanishing Half: A Novel, Brit Bennett
  10. The Quiet Girl, S.F. Kosa

Top 10 Songs

  1. “How Dare You Want More,” Bleachers We Made It H.E.R.
  2. “We Made It,” H.E.R. September James Arthur
  3. “Your Side,” Calvin Harris feat. Tom Grennan Leave A Light On Modest Mous
  4. “Kiss Me More,” Doja Cat feat. SZA Sweet Dreams Alan Walker, Imanbek
  5. “The Beach,” Wolf Alice Last Train Home John Mayer
  6. “Lipstick on the Glass,” Wolf Alice Bluebird / ブルーバード Alexis Ffrench
  7. “Midnight Train to Georgia,” Gladys Knight and The Pips Butter BTS,Rob Grimaldi,Stephen Kirk,Ron Perry
  8. “Delicious Things,” Wolf Alice Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude Yo-Yo Ma
  9. “Safe From Heartbreak (if you never fall in love),” Wolf Alice River Flows in You See Siang Wong
  10. “Last Train Home” John Mayer By Your Side Calvin Harris feat. Tom Grennan