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Staff Pick of the Week: The Alienist by Caleb Carr

This week’s staff pick is The Alienist by Caleb Carr.  Mystery, murder, mayhem, grit… If you like shows like Gotham, give this a go.  It has a sequel as well, The Angel of Darkness. “The year is 1896, the place, New York City. On a cold March night New York Times reporter John Schuyler […]


Staff Pick of the Week: The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon

The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon is this week’s Staff Pick. A story of suspense and secrets in a small town with… ghosts? “West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found […]


It’s All Relative. And New Bookmarks!

Have you come in to see our newest book display: “It’s All Relative : Authors From the Same Family”? If not, you should and take one of our new “We’re Related” staff pick bookmarks while you’re at it.  Stephen King, Faye Kellerman, and more are on this list.  You’ll be […]

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Staff Pick of the Week: How’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

  This week’s Staff Pick is Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones.  This children’s/YA read is great for all ages and shows how you can make your own destiny even when you don’t mean to.  Funny and charming, you won’t want to put this down. Hayao Miyazaki even made an anime version […]