Best Bets–5.25.14-6.7.14

Bestsellers (for two-week span)

midnight in europe

1.  The Goldfinch by Donna Tart

2.  New Orleans: Days and Nights in the Dreamy City by Mary Fitzpatrick & Virginia McCollam

3.  New Orleans Hurricanes from the Start* by David Bastian & Nicholas Meis

4.  New Orleans Jazz* by Edward J. Branley; The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

5.  Midnight in Europe by Alan Furst (event on 6/19, 6:00 P.M.)

6.  The Fault in Our Stars (movie tie-in) by John Green; Congratulations, by the Way: Some Thoughts on Kindness by George Saunders

7.  A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole; The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of the Banana King by Rich Cohen; Hello New Orleans! by Martha Zschock; The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin; Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas (paperback) by Rebecca Solnit and Rebecca Snedeker (One Book One New Orleans Selection 2014); Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas (hardcover) by Rebecca Solnit and Rebecca Snedeker

8.  There’s One in Your Neighborhood: The Lost Movie Theaters of New Orleans by Rene Brunet and Jack Stewart; City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare; Divergent by Veronica Roth; Frozen (Big Golden Book) from Random House Disney; Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina

9.  Hope & New Orleans: A History of Crescent City Street Names by Sally Asher; David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell; Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer; Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time by Dava Sobel; The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro; What the Sleepy Animals Do at the Audubon Zoo by Millsaps and Murphy*; New Orleans Observed: Drawings and Observations of America’s Most Foreign City by Errol Barron; Claire Dewitt and the City of the Dead by Sara Gran; Eat Dat New Orleans by Michael Murphy; Insurgent by Veronica Roth; Divergent by Veronica Roth; Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Fowler


*We have signed copies!


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