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Sunday, December 04, 2016

Recommended Reads

Staff Picks 2010

Every year we pull together a list of what the library staff recommends from their reading. Browse around and see if you find anything interesting -- the links will take you straight to the catalog.

American wife : a novel
Author: Sittenfeld, Curtis


Band of sisters : American women at war in Iraq
Author: Holmstedt, Kirsten A


The Birchbark House
Author: Erdich, Louise


Black Hills : CD [sound recording]
Author: Roberts, Nora


The cracker kitchen : a cookbook in celebration of cornbread-fed, down-home family stories and cuisine
Author: Owens, Janis


Day after night : CD [sound recording]
Author: Diamant, Anita


Dewey : CD [sound recording] : a small-town library cat who touched the world
Author: Myron, Vicki


Ellen Foster
Author: Gibbons, Kaye


Executive Privilege
Author: Margolin, Phillip


Author: Smith, Sherri L


Growing up in coal country
Author: Bartoletti, Susan Campbell


The Help
Author: Stockett, Kathryn


The Help : CD [sound recording]
Author: Stockett, Kathryn


Just Cause
Author: Katzenbach, John


Lovely Bones
Author: Alice Sebold


Ludie's life
Author: Rylant, Cynthia


The magic half
Author: Barrows, Annie


Martha Stewart's cupcakes : 175 inspired ideas for everyone's favorite treat
Author: Stewart, Martha


Miles to go : the second journal of The walk
Author: Evans, Richard Paul


Moby-Duck: true story of 28,800 bath toys lost at sea and of the beachombers, oceanographers, environmentalists, and fools, including the author, who went in search of them
Author: Hohn, Donovan


The neighbor
Author: Gardner, Lisa


Nothing to lose : CD [sound recording]
Author: Child, Lee


Nubs : the true story of a mutt, a Marine & a miracle
Author: Dennis, Brian


On my own at 107 : reflections on life without Bessie
Author: Delany, Sarah Louise


Once upon a time, there was you : a novel
Author: Berg, Elizabeth


One summer
Author: Baldacci, David


One Tuesday morning
Author: Kingsbury, Karen


Oogy : the dog only a family could love
Author: Levin, Larry


Operation Dark Heart : Spycraft and Special OPs on the Frontlines of Afganistan and the Path to Victory
Author: Shaffer, Anthony


Our only May Amelia
Author: Holm, Jennifer L


Out of my mind
Author: Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)


The painted drum
Author: Erdrich, Louise


The painted drum : CD [sound recording]
Author: Erdrich, Louise


The paper garden : an artist [begins her life's work] at 72
Author: Peacock, Molly


Paul Newman : a life in pictures
Author: Dherbier, Yann-Brice


Peace from broken pieces : how to get through what you're going through
Author: Vanzant, Iyanla


Peter and the starcatchers
Author: Barry, Dave


The physick book of Deliverance Dane : CD [sound recording] : a novel
Author: Howe, Katherine


Rainwater : CD [sound recording]
Author: Brown, Sandra


The Red Blazer Girls : the ring of Rocamadour
Author: Beil, Michael D.


The return of the wolf : reflections on the future of wolves in the Northeast
Author: McKibben, Bill


Revolution: CD [sound recording]
Author: Donnelly, Jennifer


The rise and fall of Mount Majestic
Author: Trafton, Jennifer


Room : CD [sound recording]
Author: Donoghue, Emma


Sacco and Vanzetti : the men, the murders, and the judgment of mankind
Author: Watson, Bruce


Sarah's key: CD [sound recording]
Author: Rosnay, Tatiana de


Save me: CD [sound recording]
Author: Scottoline, Lisa


Author: Hiaasen, Carl


Secret Life of Bees
Author: Kidd, Sue Monk


The sense of an ending
Author: Barnes, Julian


Shanghai girls : CD [sound recording]
Author: See, Lisa


The shawl
Author: Ozick, Cynthia


Shelter Mountain [paperback version]
Author: Carr, Robyn


Shooting the moon : CD [sound recording]
Author: Dowell, Frances O'Roark


The silent girl: CD [sound recording]: a Rizzoli & Isles novel
Author: Gerritsen, Tess


A singular woman : the untold story of Barack Obama's mother
Author: Scott, Janny


Sister wife
Author: Hrdlitschka, Shelley


Sisterhood everlasting : a novel
Author: Brashares, Ann


Skylight Confessions
Author: Hoffman, Alice


Author: Vonnegut, Kurt


Sleepy, oh so sleepy
Author: Fleming, Denise


The Steel Pan Man of Harlem
Author: Bootman, Colin


Sticks and scones
Author: Davidson, Diane Mott


A stolen life : a memoir
Author: Dugard, Jaycee Lee


A stolen life: CD [sound recording]: a memoir
Author: Dugard, Jaycee Lee


The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom
Author: Engle, Margarita


Sweet and deadly [text (large print)]
Author: Harris, Charlaine


Sweet Judy blue eyes : CD [sound recording] : my life in music
Author: Collins, Judy


Sweet Judy blue eyes : my life in music
Author: Collins, Judy


Sweetness : the enigmatic life of Walter Payton
Author: Pearlman, Jeff


Sworn to silence : CD [sound recording]
Author: Castillo, Linda


Author: Dallas, Sandra


Tallgrass : CD [sound recording]
Author: Dallas, Sandra


Ten cents a dance
Author: Fletcher, Christine


Three little words : a memoir
Author: Rhodes-Courter, Ashley


To have and to kill : a wedding cake mystery
Author: Clark, Mary Jane Behrends


A tree grows in Brooklyn
Author: Smith, Betty


Trust me, I'm Dr. Ozzy : advice from rock's ultimate survivor
Author: Osbourne, Ozzy


A turn in the road
Author: Macomber, Debbie


Umbrella summer
Author: Graff, Lisa


Unbroken: CD [sound recording]: a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Author: Hillenbrand, Laura


Under the banner of heaven : CD [sound recording] : a story of violent faith
Author: Krakauer, Jon


Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
Author: Krakauer, Jon


The unforgiving minute : a soldier's education
Author: Mullaney, Craig M


The unforgiving minute : CD [sound recording] : a soldier's education
Author: Mullaney, Craig M


The Union quilters : an Elm Creek quilts novel
Author: Chiaverini, Jennifer


Untied : a memoir of family, fame, and floundering
Author: Baxter, Meridith


The very sleepy sloth
Author: Murray, Andrew


A vintage affair : a novel
Author: Wolff, Isabel


Virgin River [paperback version]
Author: Carr, Robyn


Author: Larkin, Jillian


A walk across the sun
Author: Addison, Corban


War horse
Author: Morpurgo, Michael


The well and the mine : a novel
Author: Phillips, Gin


Wesley the owl : the remarkable love story of an owl and his girl
Author: O'Brien, Stacey


Wonderstruck : a novel in words and pictures
Author: Selznick, Brian


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