LA Public Library’s Top Ten: December 2023

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.)

Top 10 Books

  1. The Chalice of the Gods, Rick Riordan
  2. The Running Grave, Robert Galbraith
  3. Atomic Habits, James Clear
  4. The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny and Murder, David Grann
  5. The Last Devil to Die, Richard Osman
  6. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, Suzanne Collins
  7. I’m Glad My Mom Died, Jennette McCurdy
  8. The Brothers Hawthorne, Jennifer Lynn Barnes
  9. Be Useful: Seven Tools for Life, Arnold Fortune, Anderson Cooper

Top 10 DVDs:

  1. Guardians of the Galaxy. Vol. 3
  2. Fast X
  3. The Little Mermaid
  4. The Flash
  5. John Wick. Chapter 4
  6. Asteroid City
  7. Avatar: The Way of Water
  8. No Hard Feelings
  9. Sisu
  10. Kandahar

Top 10 E-Books:

  1. Happy Place, Emily Henry
  2. Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow: A Novel, Gabrielle Zevin
  3. Fourth Wing, Rebecca Yarros
  4. Tom Lake: A Reese’s Book Club Pick, Ann Patchett
  5. Lessons in Chemistry: A Novel, Bonnie Garmus
  6. Verity, Colleen Hoover
  7. The Woman in Me, Britney Spears
  8. The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel, Taylor Jenkins Reid
  9. Demon Copperhead: A Pulitzer Prize Winner, Barbara Kingsolver
  10. Yellowface: A Reese’s Book Club Pick, R. F. Kuang

Top 10 Songs

    1. “Better Place,” -NSYNC, Justin Timberlake
    2. “Addicted to Romance,”-Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa
    3. “Dreaming,” -Marshmello, P!nk & Sting
    4. “It Takes Two,” -Camila Cabello, Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Eric Andre, Daveed Diggs and Kid Cudi
    5. “Me & U,” -Tems
    6. “Infinite Surprise,” -Wilco
    7. “Levee,” -Wilco
    8. “One More Time,” -blink-182
    9. “Used to Be Young,” -Miley Cyrus
    10. “Strike Gold” (Acoustic),-Larkin Poe