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*[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?turn+right+at+Machu+picchu '''Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time'''] by Mark Adams.
  
 
*Also see my recommendations on [http://jmrl.org/wiki/Gordon_Avenue_Library_Staff_Recommends '''the Gordon Avenue Library staff picks page''']
 
*Also see my recommendations on [http://jmrl.org/wiki/Gordon_Avenue_Library_Staff_Recommends '''the Gordon Avenue Library staff picks page''']
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?time+to+be+in+earnest '''Time to Be in Earnest'''] by P. D. James.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?time+to+be+in+earnest '''Time to Be in Earnest'''] by P. D. James.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?wake+of+forgiveness '''The Wake of Forgiveness'''] by Bruce Machart.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?wake+of+forgiveness '''The Wake of Forgiveness'''] by Bruce Machart.
 
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?when+she+woke '''When She Woke'''] by Hillary Jordan.
 
== 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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==John Halliday (Central) ==
 
==John Halliday (Central) ==
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?angle+of+repose '''Angle of Repose'''] by Wallace Stegner.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?angle+of+repose '''Angle of Repose'''] by Wallace Stegner.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?catherine+the+great+massie'''Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman'''] by Robert K. Massie.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?corrections+franzen '''The Corrections'''] by Jonathan Franzen.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?corrections+franzen '''The Corrections'''] by Jonathan Franzen.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?hunger+games+collins'''The Hunger Games'''] by Suzanne Collins.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?hunger+games+collins'''The Hunger Games'''] by Suzanne Collins.
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==Lindsay Ideson (Northside) ==
 
==Lindsay Ideson (Northside) ==
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?discovery+of+witches'''A Discovery of Witches'''] by Deborah Harkness
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?discovery+of+witches'''A Discovery of Witches'''] by Deborah Harkness
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?okay+for+now '''Okay for Now'''] by Gary D. Schmidt.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?life+hands+sixty+family+coleman '''This Life is in Your Hands: One Dream, Sixty Acres, and a Family Undone'''] by Melissa Coleman.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?life+hands+sixty+family+coleman '''This Life is in Your Hands: One Dream, Sixty Acres, and a Family Undone'''] by Melissa Coleman.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?swerve+how+the+world '''The Swerve: How the World Became Modern'''] by Stephen J. Greenblatt.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?swerve+how+the+world '''The Swerve: How the World Became Modern'''] by Stephen J. Greenblatt.
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==Gail Ott (Louisa)  ==
 
==Gail Ott (Louisa)  ==
 
*[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/t?following_atticus '''Following Atticus: Forty Eight High Peaks, One Little Dog, and an Extraordinary Friendship Now'''] by Mark Ryan.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?paris+wife '''The Paris Wife'''] by Paula McLain.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?paris+wife '''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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Bob Bjoring (Central)

Tim Carrier (Central)

Anne Chiles (Central)

Nancy Cook (Central)

Meredith Dickens (Gordon)

Krista Farrell (Central)

Noelle Funk (Scottsville)

Willow Gale (Bookmobile)

Karen Gillaspie (Central)

Gary Grant (Albemarle Trustee)

John Halliday (Central)

Holly Huffman (Greene)

Lindsay Ideson (Northside)

Rhonda Johnson (Crozet)

Kathy Judge (Central)

Jackie Lichtman (Central)

Russ Lyttleton (Central)

Joyce MacDonald (Central)

Gail Ott (Louisa)

Willoughby Parks (Central)

Heather Pehnec (Central)

David Plunkett (Central)

Stella Pool (Central)

Ginny Reese (Greene)

Jacqueline Rice (Central)

Wendy Saz (Crozet)

Linda Smoke (Central)

Phoebe Anne Tucker (Nelson)

Andrea Williams (Central)