Staff Picks

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Did you know that we have a designated bookshelf where library staff displays a special selection of books each month? Try something new with “Staff Picks.” This display has been located at the circulation desk, but beginning in January look for it over by the new book shelves.

In January, staff member Laura Gardoski will be selecting books for the display. Look for a variety of young adult books; they’re not just for teens!

Here is a taste:

Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella

Fourteen-year-old Audrey is making slow but steady progress dealing with her anxiety disorder when Linus comes into the picture and her recovery gains momentum.

Front Lines by Michael Grant

An epic, genre-bending, and transformative new series that reimagines World War II with female soldiers fighting on the front lines.

TheĀ ValiantĀ by Lesley Livington

Seventeen-year-old Fallon, the daughter of a Celtic king whose other daughter was killed by the army of Julius Caesar, is captured and sold to a training school for female gladiators owned by Caesar and must overcome rivalries while trying to understand her feelings for Cai, a young Roman soldier.

When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

Told in alternating perspectives, this heartfelt YA romantic comedy is about two Indian-American teens whose parents have arranged for them to be married.

Wolf by Wolf by Ryan Graudin

The first book in a duology about an alternate version of 1956 where the Axis powers won WWII, and hold an annual motorcycle race across their conjoined continents to commemorate their victory.

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