Best-selling Books of the Decade

Wow! We can’t believe that the year is almost over. Even more than that, the decade is coming to a close. As we reflect and get ready to move on to 2020, we wanted to take a look at some of the best-selling books from the last few years.

Here’s our picks from the best-selling books from this decade. Enjoy and have a happy new year!


The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
By Stieg Larrson

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Steve Jobs
By Walter Issacson

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Fifty Shades of Grey
By E L James

Book | eBook| eAudio


Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
By Sheryl Sandberg

Book | eBook| eAudio


The Fault in Our Stars
By John Green

Book | eBook


The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
By Marie Kondo

Book | eBook| eAudio


Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
By J.K. Rowling

Book | eBook


Milk and Honey
By Rupi Kaur

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By Michelle Obama

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Where the Crawdads Sing
By Delia Owens

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Fall in Love with a New Book

This December fall in love with a new book, no mistletoe required! Get in the festive mood by checking out one of these holiday romance novels.

25 Days ‘Til Christmas
By Poppy Alexander

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A Kiss in the Snow
By Susan Mallery

An Unexpected Christmas
By Shannon Richard

Be Mine at Christmas
By Brenda Novak

Because of You
By Becky Wade

Christmas in Silver Bell Falls
By Samantha Chase

Christmas in Winter Hill
By Melody Carlson

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Christmas Shopaholic
By Sophie Kinsella

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Holiday Temptation
By Donna Hill, Farrah Rochon and K.M. Jackson

Book |eBook
Pride and Prejudice and Mistletoe
By Melissa de la Cruz

Royal Holiday
By Jasmine Guillory

Book |eBook | Audio

Snow Angel Cove
By RaeAnne Thayne
eBook | Audio
The Perfect Christmas
By Debbie Macomber

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Under the Christmas Tree
By Robyn Carr

Wrapped Up in You By Jill Shavis

All about Graphic Novels

Have you ever read a graphic novel? If not, you are missing out on intriguing stories and bold artwork. The Pratt has a diverse group of titles for young adults and graphic novel enthusiasts. Take a look at what’s new!

By Hannah Templer

Hotel Dare
By Terry Blas

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Komi Can’t Communicate, Volume 1
By Tomohito Oda

By Nnedi Okorafor

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Monstress, Volume 4
By Marjorie Liu

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Neil Gaiman’s Snow, Glass, Apples
By Neil Gaiman

Book | eBook
Space Boy, Volume 5
By Stephen McCranie

Super Sons 2: The Foxglove Mission
By Ridley Pearson


The Black Mage
By Daniel Barnes

Hex Vet: The Flying Surgery
By Sam Davies


The Umbrella Academy 3: Hotel Oblivion
By Gerald Way
Book | eBook
Wings of Fire: The Hidden Kingdom
By Tui T. Sutherland

Book | eBook

Happy Holidays for Kids

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! This December, kids can learn about the different holidays that happen during the holiday season. Take a look at these eBooks for kids on Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa.


A Cookie for Santa
By Stephanie Shaw
Snow Globe Wishes
By Erin Dealey
Up on the Housetop
By Kim Mitzo Thompson


Caleb’s Hanukkah
By Lisa Bullard
Eight is Great
By Tilda Balsey
Hanukkah Is Coming!
By Tracy Newman
Jeremy’s Dreidel
By Ellie B. Gellman
Lots of Latkes
By Sandy Lanton
The Story of Hanukkah
By Barbara Linde


Celebrating Kwanzaa
By Barbara Linde
Crafts for Kwanzaa
By Kathy Ross
Kevin’s Kwanzaa
By Lisa Bullard
Seven Spools of Thread
By Angela Shelf Medearis

Let’s Focus on Fantasy Books!

Are you ready to escape from this cold weather? Open up one of these new novels and travel to a whole new world. Take a look at some of the new fantasy books available to check out at the Pratt.

The Deep
By Rivers Soloman

In this brilliantly imaginative novella, the water-breathing descendants of African slave women tossed overboard have built their own underwater society—and must reclaim the memories of their past to shape their future.

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Queen of the Conquered
By Kacen Callender

Sigourney Rose, an ambitious young woman with the power to control minds seeks vengeance against the royals who murdered her family, in a Caribbean-inspired fantasy world embattled by colonial oppression.

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The Ruin of Kings
By Jenn Lyons

Kihrin grew up in the slums of Quur, a thief and a minstrel’s son raised on tales of long-lost princes and magnificent quests. When he is claimed as the missing son of a treasonous prince, Kihrin finds himself at the mercy of his new family’s ruthless power plays and political ambitions.

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Also new in Fiction this month:

A Minute to Midnight
By David Baldacci

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Dead Astronauts
By Jeff Vandermeer

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Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick
By Zora Neale Hurston

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On Swift Horses
By Shannon Pufahl

Book | Playaway
The Peppermint Tea Chronicles
By Alexander McCall

Book | eBook
The Wicked Redhead
By Beatrix Williams
Book | eBook