Staff Picks

Your favorite staff picks for:  Reading, Watching and Listening

Alison

Reading...

The Martian by Andy Weir (fiction/sci-fi)

The Four Tendencies by Gretchen Rubin (nonfiction)

Listening...

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text (podcast)

Heidi

Reading...

Woman No. 17 by Edan Lepucki

Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on the South Side by Eve L. Ewing

The Travelers by Regina Porter

Listening to...

20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Tears for Fears

Hopeless Fountain Kingdom / Halsey

Guster on Ice: Live from Portland Maine

Watching...

The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Season 2

Euphoria on HBO

Shameless Season 8

Jim

Reading...

The Corleone Family Cookbook / by Liliana Battle

Watching...

Every Act of Life (documentary)

Between the Shades (documentary)

Love, Gilda (documentary)

Listening to...

Lover, Beloved: Songs from an Evening with Carson McCullers / by Suzanne Vega

Kevin

Reading...

Penguin Dreams and Stranger Things by Berkeley Breathed

Utopia for Realists: The Case for A Universal Basic Income, Open Borders, and a 15-Hour Workweek by Rutger Bregman

The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet: A Novel by David Mitchell.

Watching...

The Americans: The Complete Fourth Season

Listening to...

Titanic Rising by  Weyes Blood

Lilly

Reading...

The Power by Naomi Alderman 

Watching...

Atlanta

Marita

Reading...

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot 

Turning Pages: My Life Story by Sonia Sotomayor

Finding Langston by Lesa Cline-Ransom

Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop : the sanitation strike of 1968 by Alice Faye Duncan

Listening...

The totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness by Paula Poundstone 

Watching...

Grizzly Man

Green Book

Faces and places

Mortal Engines

Mary

Reading...

Black Card by Chris L. Terry

Melinda

Reading...

We That are Young by Preti Taneja

My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh

Oval by Elvia Wilk

Watching...

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Season 4

Sojourner

Reading...

2 A.M. at the Cat’s Pajamas, by Marie-Helene Bertino

A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles

Less, by Andrew Sean Greer

Watching...

Fleabag, Season 1

Stranger Things, Season 3

Veronica Mars