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Popular Fiction

Popular Books from CCPL

Besse Library has partnered with the Cuyahoga County Public Library to bring you a rotating collection of popular fiction and nonfiction. The collection is located on a cart near the Circulation Desk. 

CCPL Popular Fiction Book Spines

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Selected Books at the Library (Published in 2023)

America's First Freedom Rider

F 128.9 .B53 M55 2023 (2nd floor)

Goddess Lost

BL 473.5 .M3355 2023 (2nd floor)

Applied Ethics

BJ 1012 .A844 2023 (2nd floor)

Finding Phoebe

BS 2445 .H95 2023 (2nd floor)

Madness at the Movies

RC 454.4 .C43 2023 (2nd floor)


HQ 1143 .R34 2023 (2nd floor)

Southeast Asia: A History in Objects

DS 525 .G74 2023 (2nd floor)

Jesus the Refugee

BR 115 .S56 B88 2023 (2nd floor)

On Savage Shores

E 58 .D6337 2023 (2nd floor)

Contested Concepts in the Study of Religion

BL 41 .C63 2023 (2nd floor)

Women and Climate Change

GE 195.9 .W478 2023 (2nd floor)

Following Jesus in a Warming World

BR 115 .G58 M49 2023 (2nd floor)

Literature at the Library

Looking for Literature at the Library?

The library's main book collection includes fiction, poetry, and drama. You can conduct and author and/or title search in the library catalog if you have something specific in mind. Or you can browse the collection on the library's second floor. Keep in mind that literature is intermingled with literary criticism and literary biography.

Literature in the main book collection is arranged as follows:


     GR Folklore
     PA Greek, Latin literature
     PJ Middle Eastern literature
     PK Iranian, Persian, Indian literature
     PL African, Eastern Asian, Oceanian literature
     PQ French. Italian, Spanish, Portuguese literature*
     PR British, Irish, Canadian literature
     PS American literature
     PT German, Scandinavian literature
     PZ Juvenile literature**

 Section includes literature of Central and South America.

   ** Located at the end of the main book collection.