We’ve all had it happen: You hear about a book and go to your local library to find it, but dozens of people are ahead of you on the waitlist.

Don’t fret! In this weekly column, the Pima County Public Library staff lets us in on some high-demand titles and suggest others to try while you wait!

Waiting for:

Clive Cussler’s “Rising Sea

Try:

Wilbur A. Smith’s “Those in Peril” or Robert Wilson’s “Capital Punishment

Waiting for:

Stephen King’s “The Outsider

Try:

Brian Keene’s “Pressure

Peter Straub’s “Interior Darkness

Waiting for:

Rhys Bowen’s “The Tuscan Child

Try:

Ayelet Waldman’s “Love and Treasure

Elizabeth Kostova’s “Swan and Thieves

Waiting for:

Danielle Steel’s “Fall From Grace

Try:

Fredrik Backman’s “Britt-Marie Was Here

Elena Ferrante’s “Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

Waiting for:

Mira T. Lee’s “Everything Here Is Beautiful

Try:

Kristin Hannah’s “Fly Away

Nick Hornby’s “Juliet, Naked