Staff Picks

Your favorite staff picks for:  Reading, Watching and Listening

 

Alison

Reading...

Why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria? : and other conversations about race / Beverly Daniel Tatum (adult nonfiction)

Reading United Tastes of America by Gabrielle Langholtz (children's nonfiction)

Listening To...

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text (podcast)

Ann

Reading...

Sharp Needle by Jack Kelly

Watching...

Handmaids Tale 

Big Little Lies

AnnaMarie

The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies

Mighty Heart of Sunny St James by Ashley Herring Blake

Summer of a Thousand Pies by Margaret Dilloway

Ellen

Reading...

The Broken Lands by Kate Milford

The Ravenmaster: My Life with the Ravens at the Tower of London by Christopher Skaife, Yeoman Warder of Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress, the Tower of London

Heidi

Reading...

Couples by John Updike

How to Date Men When you Hate Men by Blythe Roberson

Listening to...

The Wedding Singer Soundtrack

Watching...

Shameless Season 8

Sharp Objects

Jim

Reading...

A Florence Diary / Diana Athill

Found. [picture book] / Jeff Newman & Larry Day

Stubby: A True Story of Friendship [picture book] / Michael Foreman

Stubby, the Dog Soldier: World War I Hero [children's book] / Blake Hoena & Oliver Hurst

Watching...

Finding Your Feet

The Avengers: The Complete Emma Peel Megaset Collector's Edition

Listening to...

Safe in the Arms of Time / Rita Coolidge

Bohemian / Judy Collins

Lilly

Reading...

Educated by Tara Westover

Watching...

Victoria Season 3

Karen 

Reading...

Aurora rising by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (teen sci-fi)

Listening...

Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood by Trevor Noah (adult memoir)

Watching...

Superstore. Season two

Kevin

Reading...

The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family by Annette Gordon-Reed.

American Spy: A Novel by Lauren Wilkinson.

Listening to..

Front Row Seat to Earth by Weyes Blood

Melinda

Reading...

A Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante

Watching...

The Favourite

Mary

Reading...

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray