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  • Library's Top 10
    FICTION1. “Unlucky 13” by James Patterson2. “I’ve Got You Under My Skin”by Mary Higgins Clark3. “Target” by David Baldacci4.
  • New library books
    The following new books on hair and beauty are now available at the Shawnee Branch Library.“The New Braiding Handbook:
  • Local best-sellers
    Last week’s best-selling books at Barnes & Noble Booksellers at Jefferson Pointe:FICTION1. “The Heist” by Daniel Silva2. “The Book of Life” by Deborah Harkness3.

Library’s most popular


1. “Takedown Twenty” by Janet Evanovich

2. “Sycamore Row” by John Grisham

3. “Cross My Heart” by James Patterson

4. “First Love” by James Patterson

5. “The Longest Ride” by Nicholas Sparks

6. “Private L.A.” by James Patterson

7. “Gone” by James Patterson

8. “King and Maxwell” by David Baldacci

9. “Chase” by Janet Evanovich, Lee Goldberg

10. “W is for Wasted” by Sue Grafton


1. “Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of his Trip to Heaven and Back”

by Todd Burpo

2. “Killing Jesus: A History” by Bill O’Reilly,

Martin Dugard

3. “Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes, and Politics” by Charles Krauthammer

4. “Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10”

by Marcus Luttrell

5. “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival,

Resilience, and Redemption” by Laura Hillenbrand

6. “Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan

for Financial Fitness” by Dave Ramsey

7. “Super Shred: The Big Results Diet: 4 Weeks

20 Pounds Lose it Faster” by Ian Smith

8. Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History” by Robert Edsel

9. “George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring that Saved the American Revolution” by Brain Kilmeade

10. “Si-cology101: Tales and Wisdom from the Duck Dynasty’s Favorite Uncle” by Si Robertson