Staff Picks

What items are LFPL’s staff interested in? Check out their picks for July 2014!



Lee - Cahokia: Ancient America’s Great City on the Mississippi by Timothy Pauketat (eBook)

Lisa - The Expats: A Novel by Chris Pavone (Playaway)

- Madison Square Tragedy: The Murder of Stanford White: 25 June, 1906 by Rick Geary (Graphic Novel) 

Terren - The Tragedy Paper by Elizabeth LaBan (Regular Type) 

Bon Air

 Karen - The Masterful Mr. Montague by Stephanie Laurens (Large Type)  


Computer Services

Sean - Skin Game by Jim Butcher (Audiobook)


Content Management

 Debbe - The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck (Audiobook)

- Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro (Regular Type)


Fern Creek

Jessi - Jesus > Religion: Why He is So Much Better Than Trying Harder, Doing More, and Being Good Enough by Jefferson Bethke (Regular Type) 

Highlands/Shelby Park

Brian – Stockhausen On Music: Lectures and Interviews by Karlheinz Stockhausen (Regular Type) 

Magen – City of Glass by Cassandra Clare (Audiobook)

- Sauces & Shapes: Pasta the Italian Way by Oretta Zanini De Vita (Regular Type) 


Main Circulation

Simon - The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson (Regular Type)
- Miserere by Gregorio Allegri (CD)

Main Information Services

Carrick - The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World’s Greatest Piece of Cheese by Michael Paterniti (Regular Type) 

Kelly – In the Woods by Tana French (Regular Type)

Rebecca - Flower Net: A Novel by Lisa See (Regular Type)

Tony -  Batman ’66, Vol. 1 by Jeff Parker (Graphic Novel)


Alex - Shock Value: How a Few Eccentric Outsiders Gave Us Nightmares, Conquered Hollywood, and Invented Modern Horror by Jason Zinoman (Regular Type)

Anna - Don’t Panic, More Dinner’s In the Freezer: A Second Helping of Tasty Meals You Can Make Ahead by Susie Martinez (Regular Type)

Tina - Mad World: An Oral History of New Wave Artists And Songs That Defined the 1980s by Lori Majewski and Jonathan Bernstein (Regular Type)



Damera - The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith (Regular Type)


Buddha – Animal Farm by George Orwell (Regular Type)  


Aimee -   All Fall Down: A Novel by Jennifer Weiner (Regular Type)   

Carissa - Top Secret Twenty One: A Stephanie Plum Novel by Janet Evanovich (Regular Type)

Trae – Stormy Persuasion by Johanna Lindsey (Audiobook)

Teen Services

Emily - Locke & Key by Joe Hill (Graphic Novel)