Staff Reads

Staff Reads-02Looking for ideas for your Summer Reading?  Check out what EPL staff members are reading and listening to.

ALIEN COLLECTIVE
by Gini Koch (PSF)

BECOMING GRANDMA: THE JOYS AND SCIENCE OF THE NEW GRANDPARENTING by Lesley Stahl (306.8745 S781, Audiobook)

BOOK OF IVY by Amy Engel (YAPF)

BOOKED by Kwame Alexander (JFIC)

BOUND BY BLOOD by Tracy H Kitts (Can be requested through Interlibrary Loan)

BRAVE COMPANIONS by David McCullough (920 M133, Audiobook)

A BUCCANEER AT HEART by Stephanie Laurens (ROM, Audiobook)

COME TO THE EDGE: A MEMOIRz come to by Christina Haag (792.028092 H111)
A beautifully written memoir of the author’s 5-year relationship with JFK Jr. It gives insight into his personality, her personality, and how the relationship began, peaked and ended. The author uses locations like third characters, describing how the land or environment influenced a situation.
~Erin, Administration

DEXTER IS DEAD by Jeff Lindsay (FIC, Audiobook)

EDEN by Candice Fox (FIC) • I devoured it, though I did solve the mystery halfway through, which disappointed me a tad. Regardless, the novel was highly entertaining. HADES, the author’s debut, was better. ~Jasmine, Technical Services

EXTREME PREY by John Sandford (FIC, Audiobook, Large Print)

FAT ANGIE by e. E. Charlton-Trujillo (YAFIC)

THE 5th WAVEz fifth by Rick Yancey (YAFIC, Ebook, Audiobook)

FINDERS KEEPERS by Stephen King (HOR, Audiobook, Ebook)

FIRE BOUND by Christine Feehan (PROM)

FOR SUCH A TIME by Kate Breslin (IF)

THE FORGOTTEN 500: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE MEN WHO RISKED ALL FOR THE GREATEST RESCUE MISSION OF WORLD WAR II by Gregory A. Freeman (940.5421 F855a, Audiobook)

GEORGE by Alex Gino (JFIC)

GEORGE’S MARVELOUS MEDICINE by Roald Dahl (JFIC, Audiobook)

GIANT DAYS, VOL. 2z giant by John Allison • A delightfully fun graphic novel about 3 quirky best friends trying to navigate their first year of college. I can’t wait for volume 3! ~Allison, Young People’s Services

A GIRL’S GUIDE TO MOVING ON by Debbie Macomber (ROM, Audiobook, Large Print)

THE GRAVEYARD BOOK by Neil Gaiman (JFIC, Audiobook, Ebook,
GN, Spanish Language)

THE GUILTY by David Baldacci (FIC, Audiobook, Ebook, Large Print)

HAPPINESS ACCORDING TO JESUS: WHAT IT MEANS TO BE BLESSED by Bobby Schuller (226.906 S386)

THE HIDDEN ORACLE by Rick Riordan (JFIC, Audiobook, Ebook)

KEEP ME POSTED by Lisa Beazley (Large Print) [Goshen: 813.6000 (FIC)]

z killingKILLING LINCOLN: THE SHOCKING ASSASINATION THAT CHANGED AMERICA FOREVER by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard (973.7092 O66, Audiobook, Large Print)
Children’s version: LINCOLN’S LAST DAYS (J 973.7092, Audiobook)

THE LACY KNITTING OF MARY SCHIFFMANN by Nancy Nehring
(746.22 N396)

THE LIE TREE by Frances Hardinge (YAFIC)

THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP: THE JAPANESE ART OF DECLUTTERING AND ORGANIZING  by Marie Kondō (648 K82, Audiobook, Ebook, Large Print)

THE LIFEBOAT by Charlotte Rogan (FIC, Audiobook)

LINCOLN’S BATTLE WITH GOD: A PRESIDENT’S STRUGGLE WITH FAITH AND WHAT IT MEANT FOR AMERICA by Stephen Mansfield (Audiobook)

THE MAGICIANSz magicians by Lev Grossman (FIC, Audiobook, Ebook) — Book one of THE MAGICIANS TRILOGY

THE NOTORIOUS BENEDICT ARNOLD: A TRUE STORY OF ADVENTURE, HEROISM & TREACHERY by Steve Sheinken (YA Biography, Audiobook)
This was a great read! A definite must for anyone interested in Revolutionary War history. ~Carmen, Young People’s Services

ON TO RICHMOND 1861-1862 by Ginny Dye (ROM) • This is Part 2 of the BREGDAN CHRONICLES about the Civil War. I’m enjoying the series very much.
~Judi, Reference Services

THE ONE-IN-A-MILLION BOY by Monica Wood (FIC)

RAISING THE PERFECTLY IMPERFECT CHILD:  FACING CHALLENGES WITH STRENGTH, COURAGE AND HOPE by Boris Vujicic (248.845 V989)

RAVEN KINGz raven by Maggie Stiefvater (YFIC, Audiobook)

ROSEMARY THE HIDDEN KENNEDY DAUGHTER by Kate Clifford Larson (362.19689 L334, Audiobook, Ebook, Audio ebook)

THE SELECTION by Kiera Cass (YAFIC)

THE STRANGER by Harlan Coben (FIC, Audiobook, Ebook, Large Print)

THE TARGET by David Baldacci (FIC, Audiobook, Ebook, Audio ebook, Large Print)

TRICKY TWENTY-TWO by Janet Evanovich (MYS, Audiobook, Ebook, Audio ebook,
Large Print)

TUESDAY NIGHTS IN 1980 by Molly Prentiss (FIC)

THE WAR THAT SAVED MY LIFE by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley (JFIC, Audiobook)

THE VALLEY OF THE DRY BONESz valley by Jerry Jenkins (IF)

WAYS TO DISAPPEAR by Idra Novey (FIC)

WE WILL NOT BE SILENT: THE WHITE ROSE STUDENT RESISTANCE MOVEMENT THAT DEFIED ADOLF HITLER
by Russell Freedman (943.086 F853)

WHAT WE FIND by Robyn Carr (ROM)

THE WILD ROBOT by Peter Brown (JFIC)

YES PLEASE by Amy Poehler  (792.7028 P743, Audiobook, Ebook, Audio Ebook)

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