Staff Picks

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We change out the staff picks monthly so you'll always find something new to read! Do you enjoy thrillers, like Mary? Literary fiction, like Damita? Or non-fiction, like Bill? Find the bookseller that matches your taste and you can be confident that you'll enjoy your purchase. 

This month's Picks are:


 

Angie

Wolf on a String by Benjamin Black

The Last Laugh by Lynn Freed

My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell - "When their family moves to Corfu all manners of ridiculousness happen. A fun read for anyone who enjoyed Peter Mayle."

Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward


Bill

Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World by Suzy Hansen 

Violated: Exposing Rape at Baylor University Amid College Football's Sexual Assult Crisis by Paula LaVigne and Mark Schlabach

A Question of Honor: The Kosciuszko Squadron: Forgotten Heroes of WWII by Lynne Olson


Damita - "I primarily read literary fiction and short story collections. I'm also a fan of Southern literature, the darker, the better! I do enjoy reading quality juvenile fiction and young adult books when I can. I have more books in my growing stacks than I'll ever be able to read in this lifetime!"

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg

A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash


Kimberly

Rabbit: The Autobiography of Ms. Pat by Patricia Williams and Jeannine Amber


Mary - "I am a sucker for a good thriller but occasionally I will cleanse the pallet with a great literary fiction or biography. I also enjoy books that have a little fantasy or paranormal aspects to them. Just enough to make it slightly otherworldly."

The Breakdown by B.A. Paris 

The Book of Joy by Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Douglas Carlton Abrams

My Best Friend's Exorcism by Grady Hendrix


Julia

Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Girl in Snow by Danya Kukafka 


Tracy


 

Beth - "I am mostly a fiction reader, especially literary and historical fiction.  I do not read suspense or thrillers.  Non-fiction favorites are those that are narrative, and I read from all over the store."

Sons and Soldiers: The Untold Story of the Jews Who Escaped the Nazis and Returned With the U.S. Army to Fight Hitler by Bruce Henderson

The Baker's Secret by Stephen P. Kiernan

The Outrun by Amy Liptrot


Children's Chapter Books

The Van Gogh Deception by Deron Hicks

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson


Children's Picture Books

Max and Bird by Ed Vere

Little Elliot, Fall Friends by Mike Curato


Young Adult (YA)

Refugee by Alan Gratz