Staff Picks

Your favorite staff picks for:  Reading, Watching and Listening:

Allison

Reading:

The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides

The Mitten by Jan Brett

old New Yorker magazines

Cassandra

Reading:

The Leavers by Lisa Ko

The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrante

Kevin

A Death in Belmont by Sebastian Junger

The Lucky Ones: A Novel by Rachel Cusk
Deadwood by Pete Dexter

The Great Game: The Myth and Reality of Espionage by Frederick P. Hitz

Ellen

Reading:

Murder on the Moor by C. S. Challinor

Watching:

The Big Sick

Listening to:

Songs in the Key of Life by Stevie Wonder

Heidi

Reading: 

Bad Behavior by Mary Gaitskill

Watching:

The Affair - Season Three

Dr. Who - Season One

Jim

Reading:

Dublin Carol (Conor McPherson)

St. Nicholas (Conor McPherson)

The Seafarer (Conor McPherson)

Watching:

Auntie Mame (1958)

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

A Child's Christmas in Wales (1987)

Listening to:

Make We Joy: Christmas Music (Christ Church Cathedral Choir)

Lilly

Reading:

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Listening to:

The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman

Marita

Reading:

My Italian Bulldozer by Alexander McCall Smith

The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas

Brooklyn by Colm Toibin

Sing Unburied Sing by Jesmyn Ward

Watching:

The Crown

Mary

Reading:

Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Meg

Reading:

The pioneer woman cooks : come and get it! : simple, scrumptious recipes for crazy busy lives

Tim

Reading:

Uncivilisation: the dark mountain manifesto

Emily Mackay, "Homogenic"

Brett Bloom and Nuno Sacramento, "Deep mapping"