Anne Tyler’s Vinegar Girl gives us the story of Kate Battista, a no-nonsense young woman who doesn’t aim to please, brusquely voicing her opinions at her job as preschool teacher and at home as housekeeper for her feckless scientist father and airheaded little sister.
The February LibraryReads list features Ruta Sepetys’s historical novel of adventure, maritime suspense, and 1945 Europe. Also in the month of Valentine’s Day find Debbie Macomber and new Lori Foster, plus intriguing titles from the likes of Joshilyn Jackson and Lisa Gardner. Interested in getting involved in LibraryReads, the monthly list of what librarians are […]
Some welcome nonfiction makes the first LibraryReads list of the new year, with librarians favoring Bill Bryson’s latest as one of January’s best reads. Beloved fiction authors make the list too, with titles by Elizabeth Strout, Dean Koontz, and Ian Rankin also on librarians’ bedside tables. Interested in getting involved in LibraryReads, the monthly list […]
Every month LibraryReads lists the new books that librarians are reading and loving. The group’s December list is a little different: it offers a look at the best LibraryReads of the year. See below for gems from 2015 including the year’s smash hit, The Girl on the Train. Interested in getting involved in LibraryReads, the […]