All Staff Picks

Crochet : 14 Easy Designs For City Girls With Style
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Beautiful and easy to follow crochet patterns. Patterns for vests, belts, scarfs, and sweaters.
Wait! I Want To Tell You a Story
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I LOVE surprise endings!
The Many Lives and Secret Sorrows of Josephine B.
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The first in a trilogy of fantastic historical fiction written in journal style. The life and times of Josephine Bonaparte is fascinating…I couldn’t put the book down.
Crazy About Cookies
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A wide variety of delicious cookie recipes. Easy to follow instructions make this a wonderful book for bakers of all skill levels.
The Three Billy Goats Gruff and Mean Calypso Joe
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Don’t forget to read this retelling of the “Three Billy Goats Gruff” with a Cajun accent!
The Glass Castle
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The amazing yet shocking story of one girl’s childhood. I couldn’t put the book down.
Bon Appetit Desserts
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Wonderful recipes and baking tips for the culinarily inclined. A must-have for any baker.
The Truth About Forever
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A great summer read! If you liked the “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants”… give this book a try.
The Gardener
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This Caldecott Honor book tells the story of how one little girl and a package of seeds make a difference to so many during the depression.
Shakespeare's Sonnets and Poems
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Lovers of Shakespeare will revel in this book of his sonnets and poems. Written in iambic pentameter (with a few exceptions) they have terrific rhyme and meter and are wonderfully heartfelt.
The Silver Palate Cookbook
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A great cookbook!
Thank You Bear
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A sweet, simple story about friendship and thinking outside of the box.
What's a Disorganized Person to Do?
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Great tips on how to better organize every space in your house… and get rid of the clutter!
The Raucous Royals
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Was Prince Dracula a real vampire? Was Henry VIII so fat that he had to be carried by his servants? Did Louis XIV really only take three baths in his life? Discover some fascinating facts within the pages of this book.
Tell No One
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This amazing French suspense thriller had me guessing up to the last minute!
What! Cried Granny
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A fantastic read-aloud for all ages.
The Midwife's Apprentice
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This Newbery Award winner is an excellent choice if you love historical fiction.
Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs
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Take your favorite childhood songs and insert funny, outlandish lyrics and crazy, colorful illustrations. A great read-aloud… I mean “sing-aloud”!

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