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Staff Picks 2012

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.

13 little blue envelopes
Author: Johnson, Maureen


13 seconds : a look back at the Kent State shootings
Author: Caputo, Philip


20th-century dreams
Author: Cohn, Nik


The 100-year-old secret
Author: Barrett, Tracy


The affair: CD [sound recording]
Author: Child, Lee


All my life : a memoir
Author: Lucci, Susan


All that is bitter and sweet : a memoir
Author: Judd, Ashley


Ambrose Bierce's Civil War
Author: Bierce, Ambrose


The angel of death : a forensic mystery
Author: Ferguson, Alane


Australia : DVD [videorecording]
Author: Luhrmann, Baz


Bad luck and trouble : CD [sound recording]
Author: Child, Lee


Bed hog
Author: Noullet, Georgette


Before I fall
Author: Oliver, Lauren


The Best of Me
Author: Sparks,Nicholas


Black water transit : a novel
Author: Stroud, Carsten


Bluebird, or, The invention of happiness : a novel
Author: Kohler, Sheila


The bond : our kinship with animals, our call to defend them
Author: Pacelle, Wayne


The bond : our kinship with animals, our call to defend them
Author: Pacelle, Wayne


The boy who dared
Author: Bartoletti, Susan Campbell


Breaking silence : CD [sound recording]
Author: Castillo, Linda


Buster goes to Cowboy Camp
Author: Fleming, Denise


The call of the wild: CD [sound recording]
Author: London, Jack


Cane River
Author: Tademy, Lalita


The Caregiver
Author: Gray, Shelley Shepard


The Central Park Five : a chronicle of a city wilding
Author: Burns, Sarah


Chasing the night
Author: Johansen, Iris


Choosing to see : a journey of struggle and hope
Author: Chapman, Mary Beth


Claire de Lune
Author: Johnson, Christine


Cold Sassy tree
Author: Burns, Olive Ann


Confessions of a prairie bitch : how I survived Nellie Oleson and learned to love being hated
Author: Arngrim, Alison


The crimson wing - mystery of the flamingo : DVD [videorecording]
Author: DisneyNature


The cupcake queen
Author: Hepler, Heather


Dark secrets of the old oak tree
Author: Wilson, Dolores J


Dead connection
Author: Price, Charlie


Deep black: death wave : CD [sound recording]
Author: Coonts, Stephen


The Delany sisters' book of everyday wisdom
Author: Delany, Sarah Louise


The devil amongst the lawyers : a ballad novel
Author: McCrumb, Sharyn


The devil amongst the lawyers : CD [sound recording] : a ballad novel
Author: McCrumb, Sharyn


Dining with Joy
Author: Hauck, Rachel


The dry grass of August
Author: Mayhew, Anna Jean


Eddie: The Lost Youth of Edgar Allan Poe
Author: Gustafson, Scott


Extremely loud & incredibly close : CD [sound recording]
Author: Foer, Jonathan Safran


Finding Jack : a novel
Author: Crocker, Gareth


The flock
Author: Smith, James Robert


The folk of the fringe
Author: Card, Orson Scott


Food : more than 150 off-the-hook recipes
Author: Fieri, Guy


From this moment on
Author: Twain, Shania


Frontier house : DVD [videorecording]
Author: PBS Home Video


Author: Haddix, Margaret Peterson


Gap Creek: a novel
Author: Morgan, Robert


Georgia Bottoms : a novel
Author: Childress, Mark


Girl in translation: CD [sound recording]
Author: Kwok, Jean


God's guest list : welcoming those who influence our lives
Author: Macomber, Debbie


Gone with the wind: CD [sound recording]
Author: Mitchell, Margaret


Gone with the wind: CD [sound recording]
Author: Mitchell, Margaret


The goodbye quilt
Author: Wiggs, Susan


Ghost a la mode
Author: Jaffarian, Sue Ann


The greater journey : Americans in Paris
Author: McCullough, David G.


The handmade marketplace
Author: Chapin, Kari


Having our say : the Delany sisters' first 100 years
Author: Delany, Sarah Louise


Heads you lose
Author: Lutz, Lisa


Heat wave : a novel
Author: Thayer, Nancy


Here comes trouble : stories from my life
Author: Moore, Michael


Hey hey it's Esther Blueburger : DVD [videorecording]
Author: Castle-Hughes, Keisha


The hunt [text (large print)]
Author: Brennan, Allison


I am Maru
Author: Mugumogu


I still dream about you: a novel
Author: Flagg, Fannie


If you give a dog a donut
Author: Numeroff, Laura Joffe


Into the wild
Author: Krakauer, Jon


Into the wild
Author: Krakauer, Jon


Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Author: Krakauer, Jon


The journey
Author: Brunstetter, Wanda E


Juliet: CD [sound recording]: a novel
Author: Fortier, Anne


The jungle : CD [sound recording] : Includes Ebook
Author: Sinclair, Upton


Lab 257 : the disturbing story of the government's secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory
Author: Carroll, Michael C.


Kiss me, kill me [text (large print)]
Author: Shayne, Maggie


The kitchen house [sound recording]
Author: Grissom, Kathleen


The last lie
Author: White, Stephen


Late, late at night : a memoir
Author: Springfield, Rick


Left neglected: CD [sound recording]
Author: Genova, Lisa


Legends II : new short novels by the masters of modern fantasy
Author: Silverberg, Robert


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


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


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


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


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


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 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


Secret Life of Bees
Author: Kidd, Sue Monk


The sense of an ending
Author: Barnes, Julian


Shelter Mountain [paperback version]
Author: Carr, Robyn


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


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


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


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


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


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


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: A Story of Violent Faith
Author: Krakauer, Jon


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


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


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


A walk across the sun
Author: Addison, Corban


War horse
Author: Morpurgo, Michael


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


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


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


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