Staff Picks for 2010


Here is the list you have been waiting for! Your favorite librarians have listed their favorite fiction and non-fiction books for 2010. Read and enjoy!

FICTION
Auster, Paul. Sunset Park
Bender, Aimee. The Particular Sadness of the Lemon Cake
Blake, Sarah. The Postmistress
Bradley, C. Alan. The Weed that Strings the Hangman’s Bag
Chevalier, Tracy. Remarkable Creatures
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee. One Amazing Thing
Donoghue, Emma. Room
Durrow, Heidi. The Girl who fell from the sky
Glass, Julia. The Widower’s Tale
King, Lily. Father of the Rain
Kostova, Elizabeth. Swan Thieves
LeCarre, John. Our kind of traitor
Mantel, Hilary. Wolf Hall
McCann, Colum. Let the Great World Spin
Norman, Howard. What is left the Daughter
Nothomb, Amelie. Hygiene and the Assassin
Ogawa, Yoko. The Housekeeper and the Professor
Rachman, Tom. The Imperfectionists
Pintoff, Stephanie. A Curtain Falls
Simonsen, Helen. Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand
Smith, Alexander McCall. The Charming Quirks of Others
Steinbeck, Thomas. In the Shadow of the Cypress
Turow, Scott. Innocent
Verghese, Abraham. Cutting for stone
Zambra, Alejandro. Bonsai


NONFICTION
DeWaal, Edmund. Hare with Amber Eyes; A family’s century of art and loss.
736.88 DEW
Doggett, Peter. You never give me your money 782.42166 DOG
Gunn, Deana. Cooking with all things Trader Joe’s. 641.5 GUN
Kundera, Milan. Encounter 809.04 KUN
MacIntyre, Ben. Operation Mincemeat 940.5486 MAC
Myron, Vicki. Dewey: The small town library cat who touched the world.
636.8 MYR
Oliver, Mary. Swan: Poems and Prose Poems. 811.54 Oliver
Philbrick, Nathaniel. The Last Stand 973.82 PHI
Richards, Keith. Life Biography
Scottoline, Lisa. Why my third husband will be a dog 814.54 SCO
Skloot, Rebecca. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Biography
Zinczenko, David. Eat this, Not that! 613.2 ZIN
------ Cook this, not that! Kitchen Survival Guide. 641.5635 ZIN
 
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