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Article in [[:Category:Adult Fiction|Adult Fiction]] and [[:Category:Adult Nonfiction|Adult Nonfiction]] and [[:Category:Personal Picks|Personal Picks]] categories.
 
Article in [[:Category:Adult Fiction|Adult Fiction]] and [[:Category:Adult Nonfiction|Adult Nonfiction]] and [[:Category:Personal Picks|Personal Picks]] categories.
  
See what staff are reading (and recommending!) and see the [http://hera.jmrl.org/wiki/Librarian_Recommendations '''young adult librarians' selections'''].
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See what staff are reading (and recommending!) and see the [http://jmrl.org/wiki/Librarian_Recommendations '''young adult librarians' selections'''].
 
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==Bob Bjoring (Central)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?how+the+dead+dream '''How the Dead Dream'''] by Lydia Millet.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?visit+from+the+goon+squad '''A Visit from the Goon Squad'''] by Jennifer Egan.
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==Linn Browning (Northside)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?ocean+lane+gaiman '''The Ocean at the End of the Lane'''] by Neil Gaiman.
 
==Tim Carrier (Central)==
 
==Tim Carrier (Central)==
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?name+of+the+star '''The Name of the Star'''] by Maureen Johnson.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?name+of+the+star '''The Name of the Star'''] by Maureen Johnson.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?wonder+show+barnaby '''Wonder Show'''] by Hannah Barnaby.
  
 
==Anne Chiles (Central)==
 
==Anne Chiles (Central)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?wonderstruck+selznick '''Wonderstruck'''] by Brian Selznick.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?wonderstruck+selznick '''Wonderstruck'''] by Brian Selznick.
  
==Meredith Dickens (Gordon)==
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==Jacqui Dempsey-Cohen (Central) ==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?penumbra's+bookstore+sloan '''Mr. Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore'''] by Robin Sloan.
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==Meredith Dickens (Central)==
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?brainiac+adventures+in+the+curious '''Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs'''] by Ken Jennings.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?brainiac+adventures+in+the+curious '''Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs'''] by Ken Jennings.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?embassytown '''Embassytown'''] by China Mieville.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?embassytown '''Embassytown'''] by China Mieville.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?instance+of+the+fingerpost '''An Instance of the Fingerpost'''] by Iain M. Pears.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?instance+of+the+fingerpost '''An Instance of the Fingerpost'''] by Iain M. Pears.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?night+circus+erin '''The Night Circus'''] by Erin Morgenstern.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?night+circus+erin '''The Night Circus'''] by Erin Morgenstern.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?orchardist+coplin '''The Orchardist'''] by Amanda Coplin.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?sisters+brothers+dewitt '''The Sisters Brothers'''] by Patrick DeWitt.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?sisters+brothers+dewitt '''The Sisters Brothers'''] by Patrick DeWitt.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?there+but+for+the '''There But for the'''] by Ali Smith.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?there+but+for+the '''There But for the'''] by Ali Smith.
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== Karen Gillaspie (Central)==
 
== Karen Gillaspie (Central)==
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?walk+across+the+sun '''A Walk Across the Sun'''] by Corban Addison.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?walk+across+the+sun '''A Walk Across the Sun'''] by Corban Addison.
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==Pam Grammer (Crozet)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?heft+liz+moore '''Heft'''] by Liz Moore.
  
 
==Gary Grant (Albemarle Trustee) ==
 
==Gary Grant (Albemarle Trustee) ==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?outliers '''Outliers: The Story of Success'''] by Malcolm Gladwell.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?outliers '''Outliers: The Story of Success'''] by Malcolm Gladwell.
  
*Also see my recommendations on the [http://hera.jmrl.org/wiki/Adult_Mystery_Series_Authors:_Holly's_Picks '''Adult Mystery Series Authors page''']
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*Also see my recommendations on the [http://jmrl.org/wiki/Adult_Mystery_Series_Authors:_Holly's_Picks '''Adult Mystery Series Authors page''']
  
 
==Lindsay Ideson (Northside) ==
 
==Lindsay Ideson (Northside) ==
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==Kathy Judge (Central)==
 
==Kathy Judge (Central)==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?sound+of+a+wild+snail+eating'''The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating'''] by Elisabeth Tova Bailey.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?becoming+holiday+weatherford '''Becoming Billie Holiday'''] by Carole Boston Weatherford.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?sound+of+a+wild+snail+eating '''The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating'''] by Elisabeth Tova Bailey.
  
 
== Tanith Knight (Nelson)==
 
== Tanith Knight (Nelson)==
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==Jackie Lichtman (Central) ==
 
==Jackie Lichtman (Central) ==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?echo+maker+powers '''The Echo Maker'''] by Richard Powers.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?paris+wife+mclain '''The Paris Wife'''] by Paula McLain.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?paris+wife+mclain '''The Paris Wife'''] by Paula McLain.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?selected+stories+munro'''Selected Stories'''] by Alice Munro.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?selected+stories+munro '''Selected Stories'''] by Alice Munro.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?sojourn+krivak'''The Sojourn'''] by Andrew Krivak.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?sojourn+krivak'''The Sojourn'''] by Andrew Krivak.
  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?island+of+vice+theodore '''Island of Vice: Theodore Roosevelt's Doomed Quest to Clean Up Sin-Loving New York'''] by Richard Zacks.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?island+of+vice+theodore '''Island of Vice: Theodore Roosevelt's Doomed Quest to Clean Up Sin-Loving New York'''] by Richard Zacks.
  
==Joyce MacDonald (Central) ==
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==Gail Ott (Gordon)  ==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?let's+take+the+long+way+home '''Let's Take the Long Way Home: a Memoir of Friendship'''] by Gail Caldwell.
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==Gail Ott (Louisa)  ==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?calling+invisible+women '''Calling Invisible Women'''] by Jeanne Ray.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?calling+invisible+women '''Calling Invisible Women'''] by Jeanne Ray.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?elizabeth+the+queen+the '''Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch'''] by Sally Bedell Smith.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?elizabeth+the+queen+the '''Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch'''] by Sally Bedell Smith.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?paris+wife+mclain '''The Paris Wife'''] by Paula McLain.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?paris+wife+mclain '''The Paris Wife'''] by Paula McLain.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?reservoir+milliken '''The Reservoir'''] by John Milliken Thompson.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?reservoir+milliken '''The Reservoir'''] by John Milliken Thompson.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?sum+head+summitt '''Sum It Up:  1098 Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective'''] by Pat Head Summitt.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?Jefferson+power+meacham '''Thomas Jefferson: the Art of Power'''] by Jon Meacham.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?Jefferson+power+meacham '''Thomas Jefferson: the Art of Power'''] by Jon Meacham.
==Willoughby Parks (Central)==
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?battle+hymn+of+the+tiger+mother '''Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother'''] by Amy Chua.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?beautiful+mystery+penny '''The Beautiful Mystery: A Chief Inspector Gamache Mystery'''] by Louise Penney.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?visit+from+the+goon+squad '''A Visit from the Goon Squad'''] by Jennifer Egan.
 
  
 
==Heather Pehnec (Central)==
 
==Heather Pehnec (Central)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dream+of+perpetual+motion '''The Dream of Perpetual Motion'''] by Dexter Palmer.  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dream+of+perpetual+motion '''The Dream of Perpetual Motion'''] by Dexter Palmer.  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?hairstons+an+american '''The Hairstons: An American Family in Black and White'''] by Henry Wiencek.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?hairstons+an+american '''The Hairstons: An American Family in Black and White'''] by Henry Wiencek.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?seraphina+hartman '''Seraphina'''] by Rachel Hartman.
  
 
==Stella Pool (Central) ==
 
==Stella Pool (Central) ==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?letters+skye+brockmole '''Letters from Skye'''] by Jessica Brockmole.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?secret+keeper+morton'''The Secret Keeper'''] by Kate Morton.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?secret+keeper+morton'''The Secret Keeper'''] by Kate Morton.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?world+without+end+follett '''World Without End'''] by Ken Follett.  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?world+without+end+follett '''World Without End'''] by Ken Follett.  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dragonbreath+curse+of+the+were-wiener '''Dragonbreath: Curse of the Were-Wiener'''] by Ursula Vernon.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dragonbreath+curse+of+the+were-wiener '''Dragonbreath: Curse of the Were-Wiener'''] by Ursula Vernon.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dead+end+in+norvelt '''Dead End in Norvelt'''] by Jack Gantos.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dead+end+in+norvelt '''Dead End in Norvelt'''] by Jack Gantos.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?expats+pavone '''The Expats'''] by Chris Pavone.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?false+friend'''The False Friend'''] by Myula Goldberg.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?false+friend'''The False Friend'''] by Myula Goldberg.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?no+such+thing+as+dragons '''No Such Thing As Dragons'''] by Philip Reeve.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?no+such+thing+as+dragons '''No Such Thing As Dragons'''] by Philip Reeve.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?yes+chef+samuelsson '''Yes, Chef: a Memoir'''] by Marcus Samuelsson.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?yes+chef+samuelsson '''Yes, Chef: a Memoir'''] by Marcus Samuelsson.
 
==Jacqueline Rice (Central) == 
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?okay+for+now '''Okay for Now'''] by Gary D. Schmidt.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?revolution+donnelly'''Revolution'''] by Jennifer Donnelly
 
  
 
==Wendy Saz (Crozet)==
 
==Wendy Saz (Crozet)==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?girl+in+the+garden '''The Girl in the Garden'''] by Kamala Nair
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?girl+in+the+garden '''The Girl in the Garden'''] by Kamala Nair
  
==Andrea Williams (Central) ==
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==Marien Villaman-Chodl (Bookmobile) ==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?time+traveler's+wife'''The Time Traveler's Wife'''] by Audrey Niffenegger.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?revenge+prada+weisberger'''Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns'''] by Lauren Weisberger.
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?turn+of+mind '''Turn of Mind'''] by Alice LaPlante.
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[[Category:Adult Fiction]]
 
[[Category:Adult Fiction]]
 
[[Category:Adult Nonfiction]]
 
[[Category:Adult Nonfiction]]
 
[[Category:Personal Picks]]
 
[[Category:Personal Picks]]

Latest revision as of 15:44, 3 June 2014

Article in Adult Fiction and Adult Nonfiction and Personal Picks categories.

See what staff are reading (and recommending!) and see the young adult librarians' selections.

Linn Browning (Northside)

Tim Carrier (Central)

Anne Chiles (Central)

Nancy Cook (Central)

Jacqui Dempsey-Cohen (Central)

Meredith Dickens (Central)

Krista Farrell (Central)

Noelle Funk (Scottsville)

Willow Gale (Bookmobile)

Karen Gillaspie (Central)

Pam Grammer (Crozet)

  • Heft by Liz Moore.

Gary Grant (Albemarle Trustee)

John Halliday (Central)

Sarah Hamfeldt (Central)

Holly Huffman (Greene)

Lindsay Ideson (Northside)

Rhonda Johnson (Crozet)

Kathy Judge (Central)

Tanith Knight (Nelson)

Jackie Lichtman (Central)

Russ Lyttleton (Central)

Gail Ott (Gordon)

Heather Pehnec (Central)

David Plunkett (Central)

Stella Pool (Central)

Ginny Reese (Greene)

Wendy Saz (Crozet)

Phoebe Anne Tucker (Nelson)

Marien Villaman-Chodl (Bookmobile)