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

To find a Pima County Library near you visit library.pima.gov.

Waiting for: Pete Souza’s “Obama


Mark Greenberg’s “Obama

George W. Bush’s “Portraits of Courage

Waiting for: Andy Weir’s “Artemis


Anthony O’Neill’s “The Dark Side

Buzz Aldrin’s “Mission to Mars

Waiting for: Tiffany Haddish’s “The Last Black Unicorn


Mindy Kaling’s “Why Not Me?

Augusten Burroughs’ “Running With Scissors

Waiting for: Jessica Jones’ and Wendy Lopez’s “28-Day Plant-powered Health Reboot


Justin Fox Burks’ “The Southern Vegetarian Cookbook

Luz Calvo’s “Decolonize Your Diet

Waiting for: John Grisham’s “The Rooster Bar


Ronald S. Liebman’s “Big Law

Graham Moore’s “The Last Days of Night