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Boston PL - Staff Picks
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Staff in our Reader Services Department select their top titles to share and recommend to the public. Here is the list.
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Grunt Grunt
The Curious Science of Humans at War
Book - 2016
W. W. Norton & Company, Inc
U43.U4 R63 2016b
Hillbilly Elegy Hillbilly Elegy
A Memoir of A Family and Culture in Crisis
Book - 2016
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
HD8073.V37 A3 2016x
Family Tree Family Tree Book - 2007
Doubleday
PS3554.E4427 F36 2007
Corpse Pose Corpse Pose Book - 2008
Berkley Prime Crime
PS3611.I4515 C67 2008x
Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat
Why It's So Hard to Think Straight About Animals
Book - 2010
Harper
QL85 .H47 2010
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Book - 2008
The Dial Press
PS3619.H3365 G84 2008
Paradise Lost Paradise Lost Book - 2003
Penguin Books
PR3560 2003
The Hating Game The Hating Game Book - 2016
William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION THORNE S
13 Hours 13 Hours
The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi
Book - 2014
Twelve
HV6433.L75 Z83 2014
Listen to Me Listen to Me Book - 2016
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Naked in Death Naked in Death Book - 1995
Berkley Books
FICTION ROBB J
Death in the City of Light Death in the City of Light
The Serial Killer of Nazi-occupied Paris
Book - 2011
Crown Pub
HV6248.P43 K56 2011
The Widow's War The Widow's War
A Novel
Book - 2006
Morrow
PS3607.U548 W53 2006
With the Lightnings With the Lightnings Book - 1998
Baen Books
DRAKE D
The Traitor's Wife The Traitor's Wife
A Novel : the Woman Behind Benedict Arnold and the Plan to Betray America
Book - 2014
Howard Books
FICTION PATAKI A
Grendel Grendel Book - 1989
Vintage Books
PS3557.A712 G7 1989x
Mr. Perfect Mr. Perfect Book - 2000
Pocket Books
PS3558.O8822 M7 2000x
Bobby Wonderful Bobby Wonderful
An Imperfect Son Buries His Parents
Book - 2015
Twelve
BF575.D35 M67 2015
Sarah's Key Sarah's Key Book - 2007
St. Martin's Press
PR9105.9.R66 S27 2007
Storm Front Storm Front Book - 2000
ROC New American Library
SCIFI FANTASY BUTCHER J
Be Frank With Me Be Frank With Me Book - 2016
William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
A Year of Food Life
Book - 2007
Harper Collins Publishers
S521.5.A67 K56 2007
Behind the Beautiful Forevers Behind the Beautiful Forevers Book - 2012
Random House
HV4140.M86 B66 2012
My Man Jeeves My Man Jeeves Book - 2006
Overlook Press
FICTION WODEHOUS P
Operating Instructions Operating Instructions
A Journal of My Son's First Year
Book - 1994
Fawcett Columbine
PS3562.A4645 Z47 1994x
Sharp Objects Sharp Objects
A Novel
Book - 2006
Shaye Areheart Books
PS3606.L935 S53 2006
Bared to You Bared to You Book - 2012
Berkley Books
FICTION DAY S
The Kommandant's Girl The Kommandant's Girl Book - 2007
Mira
FICTION JENOFF P
Roman Blood Roman Blood Book - 1991
St. Martin's Press
PS3569.A96 R6 1991
Columbine Columbine Book - 2009
Twelve
LB3013.33.C6 C84 2009
Symphony for the City of the Dead Symphony for the City of the Dead
Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad
Book - 2015
Candlewick Press
ML3930.S4995 A53 2015x
The Shepherd's Life The Shepherd's Life
Modern Dispatches From An Ancient Landscape
Book - 2015
Flatiron Books
SF375.32.R43 A3 2015
The Cute Girl Network The Cute Girl Network Graphic Novel - 2013
First Second
GRAPHIC CUTE GIRL NETWORK
Hand to Mouth Hand to Mouth
Living in Bootstrap America
Book - 2014
G.P. Putnam's Sons, a member of Penguin Group (USA)
HC110.P6 T57 2014
Eden Close Eden Close
A Novel
Book - 1989
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
PS3569.H7385 E34 1989
Those Girls Those Girls Book - 2015
St. Martin's Press
FICTION STEVENS C
The Art of Racing in the Rain The Art of Racing in the Rain
A Novel
Book - 2008
Harper
PS3569.T3655 A88 2008
The Once and Future World The Once and Future World
Nature as It Was, as It Is, as It Could Be
Book - 2013
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
GF75 .M322 2013
Station Eleven Station Eleven Book - 2014
Alfred A. Knopf
Circling the Sun Circling the Sun
A Novel
Book - 2015
Ballantine Books
The Empty Throne The Empty Throne
A Novel
Book - 2015
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION CORNWELL B
Finding Samuel Lowe Finding Samuel Lowe
China, Jamaica, Harlem
Book - 2015
Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
E184.A1 M22 2015x
Someone Is Watching Someone Is Watching
A Novel
Book - 2015
Ballantine Books
FICTION FIELDING J
Skippy Dies Skippy Dies Book - 2010
Faber & Faber
FICTION MURRAY P
Mennonite in A Little Black Dress Mennonite in A Little Black Dress
A Memoir of Going Home
Book - 2009
Henry Holt and Co
PS3610.A59 Z75 2009
The Eight The Eight
A Novel
Book - 1989
Ballantine Books
FICTION NEVILLE K
Stiff Stiff
The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
Book - 2003
W.W. Norton & Co
R853.H8 R635 2003
Killer on the Road Killer on the Road
Violence and the American Interstate
Book - 2012
University of Texas Press
HV6524 .S77 2012
The Golem and the Jinni The Golem and the Jinni
A Novel
Book - 2013
Harper
Wecker, H.
Countdown Countdown
Our Last, Best Hope for A Future on Earth?
Book - 2013
Little, Brown and Company
GF75 .W454 2013
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