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, Pima County Public Library staff let us in on some high-demand titles and suggest others to try while you wait.

Waiting for: Susan Mallery’s “When We Found Home”

Try: Donna Kauffman’s “Blue Hollow Falls” or Beverly Jenkin’s “Chasing Down a Dream”

Waiting for: Nick Foles’s “Believe It”

Try: Michael Oher’s ”I Beat the Odds” or Donald Driver’s ”Driven”

Waiting for: Karin Slaughter’s “Pieces of Her”

Try: Kenneth Bonert’s “The Mandela Plot” or Hallie Ephron’s “Night Night, Sleep Tight”

Waiting for: James Patterson’s “Texas Ranger”

Try: Walter Mosley’s “Down the River Unto the Sea” or John Hart’s “Redemption Road”

Waiting for: Debbie Macomber’s ”Cottage by the Sea”

Try: Meg Mitchell Moore’s “The Captain’s Daughter” or Maeve Binchy’s “A Week in Winter”