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 - Our resident children's book expert, also enjoys literary fiction. She is an admirer of quality writing.

A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the Vanderbilts by Therese Anne Fowler

Florida by Lauren Groff

Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris

The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore


Bill - Everyone knows Bill as the American History expert, but if he is a fan of a piece of fiction you know it will be good.

Bringing Down the Colonel: A Sex Scandal of the Gilded Age, and the "Powerless" Woman Who Took on Washington by Patricia Miller

The Allies: Roosevelt, Churchill, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance That Won World War II by Winston Groom

Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson by Gordon S Wood


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!"

Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver

The Family Tabor by Cherise Wolas

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler


Mary - "I am a sucker for a good thriller, or Sci-Fi 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."

When the Lights Go Out by Mary Kubica

The Woman in the Window by A J Finn

Before I Go To Sleep by S.J. Watson


Kimberly

Women in Sunlight by Francis Mayes

Time is a River by Mary Alice Monroe

Rabbit: A Memoir by Patricia Williams


Tracy - Her tastes are all over the board; a lover of nature, thrillers, and humor, her picks will keep you on your toes. 

How Hard Can it Be? by Allison Pearson

The Devil's Half Mile by Paddy Hirsch


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."

Becoming Mrs Lewis: The Improbably Love Story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis by Patti Callahan

Mr. Churchill's Secretary by Susan Elia Macneal

The Ravenmaster: My Life with the Ravens at The Tower Of London by Christopher Skaife