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Staff Suggestions

May-June 2014 Staff Suggestions

Staff Recommendations for the following books:

Detectives Don’t Wear Seat Belts by Cici McNair
Hitler’s Furies by Wendy Lower
The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout
Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
My Name Is Resolute by Nancy Turner
American Gods by Neil Gaiman
Saving Thanehaven by Catherine Jinks
Somerset by Leila Meacham
Keep Quiet by Lisa Scottoline
Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
The Fugitive Wife by Peter Brown

November-December 2013 Staff Suggestions

Staff Recommendations for the following books:

Slow Getting Up by Nate Jackson
These Few Precious Days by Christopher Andersen
Her Last Breath by Linda Castillo
Turned by Morgan Rice
Mennonite in a Little Black Dress by Rhoda Janzen
Confessions: The Private School Murders by James Patterson
The Secret Zoo by Bryan Chick
Sarah's Key by Tatiana De Rosnay
Going Clear by Lawrence Wright

March-April 2014 Staff Suggestions

Staff Recommendations for the following books:

If I Ever Get Out of Here by Eric Gansworth
Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
Simple, Fresh, and Healthy by Linda Hafner
When Everything Changed by Gail Collins
The Pagan Lord by Bernard Cornwell
Accident by Danielle Steel
Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy
Work Song by Ivan Doig
A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
A Day to Pick Your Own Cotton by Michael R. Phillips
Curtsies and Conspiracies by Gail Carriger
Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn
Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen
Doc by Mary Doria Russell
The Anatomist’s Wife by Anna Lee Huber
Wesley the Owl by Stacey O’Brien
Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts
Eon by Alison Goodman

Sept-Oct Staff Suggestion

Staff Recommendations for the following books:

Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
Swimming Lessons by Mary Alice Monroe
The Eight by Katherine Neville
Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
Summer Sisters by Judy Blume
Don’t Go by Lisa Scottoline
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Death Angel by Linda Fairstein
Reality Hunger by David Shields
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
The Silver Star by Jeanette Walls
The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

January-February 2014 Staff Suggestions

Staff Recommendations for the following books:

Longbourn by Jo Baker
The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen
The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith
Finding Florida by T. D. Allman
Dog on It by Spencer Quinn
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
Blue Collar, White Collar, No Collar by Richard Ford
An Embarrassment of Mangoes by Ann Vanderhoof
David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic by Emily Croy Barker
The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon by Alexander McCall Smith
Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson
The Men Who United the States by Simon Winchester
Weird Life by David Toomey

Staff Book Suggestions, July-August 2013

Staff Reviews on the following books:

VB6 by Mark Bittman
A Matter of Trust by Lis Wiehl
Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier
Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
Second Honeymoon by James Patterson
The Coupon Mom's Guide to Cutting Your Grocery Bills in Half by Stephanie Nelson
Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz
What’s Left of Me by Kat Zhang
Fly Away by Kristin Hannah