Monday, December 28, 2015

Staff Picks - Favorite Books of 2015

As another year ends, obliterated by time's inexorable march to oblivion, one's thoughts inevitably turn to literature (obviously). "What were my local library staff's favorite books of 2015?" you have undoubtedly been asking yourself for the past several days. Well, it is now time to find out:

Kyla, Collinsville branch manager - The Girl in the Spider's Web by David Lagercrantz

Matt, assistant branch manager/cataloger - A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson

Tara, library clerk - The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson

Cecilia, library clerk - The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King

Jed, marketing/public relations - Crippled America by Donald J. Trump

Ginny, board of trustees - The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Grahm, library clerk - The First Bad Man by Miranda July

Diane, library clerk/administrative assistant - Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

Leslee, interlibrary loan shark - The Forensic Genealogist series by Nathan Dylan Goodwin

Alison, youth services specialist - Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling

Have a happy 2016!

Posted by Grahm Underwood, library clerk