All Staff Picks

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”!
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.
Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon
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Even when faced with a bully, nothing gets in the way of Molly Lou Melon! Who knew that Grandmothers were so wise?!
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.
Smart Women Finish Rich
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Being financially secure does not necessarily equate to making more money! Let this NY Times bestselling author help you figure out how to get on the financial track to success! Also by David Bach: "Smart Couples Finish Rich" & "Start Late, Finish Rich: a no-fail plan for achieving financial freedom at any age".
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.
Skeleton Hiccups
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Skeleton has a terrible case of the hiccups! Nothing seems to be able to get rid of them… until Ghost comes up with a brilliant idea.

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