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STAFF PICKS

Staff-recommended reading and viewing for FeBRUARY 2024.

Check back each month for a new list.  Also check out our Goodreads Group for reviews, online bookclubs, and more!

 

It Happened on Saturday

The Consequences

Hyberbole and a Half

My Brother's Husband

The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy

Waiting to Be Arrested at Night

White Bird

The Count of Monte Cristo

Wild and Distant Seas

The Revolutionary Temper

PREVIOUS STAFF PICKS

  • January 2024
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    • Rebecca
    • Better Late Than Never
    • A Woman Is No Man
    • This Is Major
    • Foster
    • Village of Secrets
    • Extremely Online
    • Lady Tan's Circle of Women
    • Bookshops & Bonedust
  • December 2023
    • Dog On It
    • The Roaring Days of Zora Lily
    • We Spread
    • The Woman In Me
    • Eight Dates and Nights
    • Emily of New Moon
    • Atomic Habits
    • Blackmail and Bibingka
    • Unbroken
    • Death Valley
  • November 2023
    • The Luminaries
    • The Werewolf of Paris
    • Motherthing
    • The Sentence
    • Winter Counts
    • The Last House on Needless Street
    • Every Heart a Doorway
    • Victory City
    • Our Best Intentions
    • Someone Else's Shoes
  • October 2023
    • Solito
    • Sabrina & Corina
    • Masters of Death
    • Godkiller
    • Juniper & Thorn
    • I'll Give You The Sun
    • The Skin and Its Girl
    • When Crack Was King
    • The Monsters We Defy
    • Why We Meditate
  • September 2023
    • Olga Dies Dreaming
    • Raw Dog
    • We See Each Other
    • Kaiju
    • Thornhedge
    • Bookworm
    • Mr. Mercedes
    • The Tiger Rising
    • My Murder
    • Winter Counts
  • August 2023
    • The Librarianist
    • The Appeal
    • The Last Tale of the Flower Bride
    • 56 Days
    • The Splendid and the Vile
    • Pretty Young Rebel
    • Ride-Or-Die
    • The Woman in the Library
    • The Virgin Suicides
    • Spinning
  • June 2023
    • The Myth of Normal
    • Spare
    • This Other Eden
    • Shrek!
    • The Change
    • This Delicious Death
    • Station Eleven
    • Heartbroke
    • D'Vaughn and Kris Plan a Wedding
    • Lore Olympus
  • May 2023
    • Alias Anna
    • The Measure
    • We Were Witches
    • The Waiting
    • The Man Who Died Twice
    • Dial A for Aunties
    • Dear Child
    • Call Down the Hawk
    • Chrysanthemum
    • Heart of the Sun Warrior
  • April 2023
    • Paper Girls
    • Girls Like Me
    • Cursed Bunny
    • A Thousand Times
    • Black Cake
    • American Royalty
    • The God of Endings
    • An American Sunrise
    • How Moon Fuentez
  • March 2023
    • mad honey
    • fruiting bodies
    • the feminine mystique
    • my grandmother's hands
    • the color of water
    • american fire
    • get it together
    • thousand cranes
    • just as i am
    • forest walking
  • February 2023
    • The Marrow Thieves
    • The Snow Child
    • This Is How It Always Is
    • Writers & Lovers
    • The Book Eaters
    • The Cabinet
    • Wish You Were Here
    • Stony the Road
    • The Never Tilting World
    • Investing 101
  • January 2023
    • sweetgrass
    • years
    • magic
    • winter
    • time
    • text
    • sokcho
    • dancing
    • nightcrawling
    • daughter
  • December 2022
    • snail
    • starless
    • defy
    • south
    • naked
    • lore
    • vegan
    • afong
    • indians
    • bee
  • November 2022
    • everything
    • collector
    • king
    • first
    • there
    • crawdads
    • caleb's
    • heroines
    • departures
    • haunting
  • October 2022
    • well
    • witch
    • inheritance
    • highway
    • mexican
    • eyre
    • house
    • honey
    • castle
    • witch
  • September 2022
    • dirt
    • delphine
    • heaven
    • tea
    • alice
    • sit
    • history
    • yes
    • apprentice
    • korean
  • August 2022
    • brooklyn
    • artcurious
    • nettle
    • broken
    • rare
    • maud
    • fascism
    • girls
    • psalm
    • wahala
  • July 2022
    • kaikeyi
    • brass
    • sleepless
    • precious
    • bomb
    • bluest
    • westaway
    • damnation
    • nimona
    • fevered
  • June 2022
    • immune
    • lesser
    • lemon
    • braid
    • cerulean
    • legion
    • fencing
    • peace
  • May 2022
    • talk
    • famine
    • well
    • eragon
    • breasts
    • molly
    • love
    • gates
    • amsterdam
    • edge
  • April 2022
    • true
    • chouette
    • seek
    • heartstopper
    • sophia
    • chernobyl
    • one-straw
    • rage
    • hatmakers
    • edge
  • March 2022
    • psalm
    • jade
    • code
    • queen
    • pachinko
    • yolk
    • angels
    • papi
    • theater
    • period
  • February 2022
    • woods
    • place
    • oliphant
    • squad
    • ringquist
    • quanders
    • almost
    • covid
    • systems
    • jane
  • January 2022
    • nothing
    • girl
    • pick
    • skye
    • creature
    • hating
    • coat
    • war
  • December 2021
    • Just Mercy
    • Crying in H Mart
    • Road Ends
    • Whodunit crime puzzles
    • Catwings
    • Prianesi
    • Interior Chinatown
    • Smoke
    • Broke in America
    • Hunt, Gather, Parent
  • November 2021
    • city baker's
    • three women
    • devi
    • betty
    • wounded knee
    • unsettled ground
    • migrations
    • small pleasures
    • circe
    • trio
  • October 2021
    • Thursday
    • Guest
    • Frangipani
    • Broken
    • Plot
    • Luck
    • Nowhere
    • Huddle
    • Being
    • Said
  • September 2021
    • Dolly
    • tree
    • epic
    • tiger
    • ban
    • emotion
    • forest
    • mindful
    • twelve
    • shop
  • August 2021
    • thick
    • among
    • vanessa
    • coffee
    • elephant
    • space
    • librarian
    • summer
  • July 2021
    • sigh
    • maiden
    • audre
    • rosaline
    • alligator
    • dust
    • aardvark
    • distraction
    • hex
  • June 2021
    • dead
    • Cerulean Sea
    • Stamped
    • One to watch
    • Maud Dixon
    • Goodbye
    • lamplighters
    • Hmart
    • Maine
    • Cemetery boys
  • May 2021
    • darker
    • feather
    • death
    • save
    • stewards
    • vegetarian
    • face
    • traitor
    • six
    • super
  • April 2021
    • bird
    • never
    • evelyn
    • door
    • fox
    • poem
    • hill
    • rosy
    • mountain
    • greenwood
  • March 2021
    • lovecraft
    • something
    • agatha
    • swim
    • blackout
    • plow
    • rage
    • talk
    • ends
    • men in kilts
  • January/February 2021
    • spell bound
    • Riviera gold
    • That Time of Year
    • Wind
    • braiding
    • curse
    • lost queen
    • Rambling
    • maybe
    • color law
  • December 2020
    • women
    • memory
    • dickens
    • world
    • owl
    • group
    • witches
    • mill
    • foe
    • freedom
  • November 2020
    • Leonard and Hungry Paul : a novel
    • Barnaby Mayne
    • A song below water
    • Seven lies
    • The kitchen god's wife
    • My name is Resolute
    • Loving
    • A children's bible : a novel
    • Stand up straight and sing!
    • slave's cause
  • October 2020
    • Lockwood
    • Turn Key
    • Knife
    • Watch
    • Pull Stars
    • Spotlights
    • Lacks
    • Weather
    • Run Eat
    • Starless
Last updated: January 2024