Book Picks http://wamc.org en Book Picks - Battenkill Books http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-battenkill-books-22 <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.battenkillbooks.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Battenkill Books</a>&nbsp;in Cambridge, NY.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">List:<br /><em>The Care and Management of Lies: A Novel of the Great War</em> by Jacqueline Winspear<br /><em>A History of the Future: A World Made by Hand Novel</em> by James Howard Kunstler <a href="http://battenkill.indiebound.com/event/author-event-james-howard-kunstler-new-book-history-future-91214">(Event 9/12/14)</a><br /><em>Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities, and Other Inscrutable Geographies</em> by Alistair Bonnett<br /><em>Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families Who Share the Tomlinson Name - One White, One Black</em> by Chris Tomlinson<br /><em>Travels with Casey</em> by Benoit Denizet-Lewis<br /><em>Conversion</em> by Katherine Howe<br /><em>Anna &amp; Solomon </em>by Elaine Snyder and illustrated by Harry Bliss <a href="http://www.battenkillbooks.com/event/author-event-harry-bliss-and-nora-krug-73114">(Event 7/31/14)</a></p><p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 95404 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Battenkill Books Book Picks - Odyssey Bookshop http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-odyssey-bookshop-15 <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This week's Book Picks come to us from Emily Crowe at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.odysseybks.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">The Odyssey Bookshop</a>&nbsp;in South Hadley, MA.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">List:<br /><em>One Plus On</em>e by Jojo Moyes<br /><em>Land of Love and Drowning</em> by Tiphanie Yanique<br /><em>Book of Life</em> by Deborah Harkness<br /><em>Invisible Loves</em> by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt<br /><em>Marker to Measure Drift</em> by Alexander Maksik<br /><em>How to Speak Droid with R2-D2: A Communication Manual</em><br /><em>Lexicon</em> by Max Barry<br /><em>Ninja Red Riding Hood</em> by Corey Rosen Schwartz, illustrated by Dan Santat</p><p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 94879 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Odyssey Bookshop Book Picks - Oblong Books and Music http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-oblong-books-and-music-13 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Suzanna Hermans from <a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com">Oblong Books and Music</a> joins us with this week's Book Picks list.</p><p>List:<br /><em>Naughty Kitty! </em>by Adam Stower<br /><em>Thank You, Octopus</em> by Darren Farrell<br /><em>The Vacationers </em>by Emma Straub<br /><em>My Salinger Year</em> by Joanna Rakoff<br /><em>The Rosie Project</em> by Graeme Simsion<br /><em>Bellweather Rhapsody</em> by Kate Racculia<br /><em>Tween Hobo: Off the Rails</em> by Alena Smith (event at Rhinebeck store, Fri, 7/18, 7pm)<br /><em>Landline</em> by Rainbow Rowell</p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 93859 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Oblong Books and Music Book Picks - The Open Door Bookstore http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-open-door-bookstore-25 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;This week's Book Picks from Amy Lane at&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.opendoor-bookstore.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">The Open Door Bookstore and Gift Gallery</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;in Schenectady, NY.</span></p><p>List:<br /><em>Have You Seen My Dragon?</em> by Steve Light<br /><em>Natchez Burning </em>by Greg Iles<br /><em>The Rise &amp; Fall of Great Powers</em> by Tom Rachman<br /><em>The Map Thief </em>by Michael Blanding<br /><em>Love, Nina: A Nanny Writes Home</em> by Nina Stibbe<br /><em>The Glass Sentence</em> by S. E. Grove<br /><em>Love Letters to the Dead</em> by Ava Dellaira</p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 93310 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - The Open Door Bookstore Book Picks - The Golden Notebook http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-golden-notebook-17 <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp; Jacqueline Kellachan from&nbsp;<a href="http://www.goldennotebook.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">The Golden Notebook&nbsp;</a>in Woodstock, NY joins us with this week's Book Picks.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">List:<br /><em>Summer House With Swimming Pool</em> by Herman Koch<br /><em>To Rise Again At A Decent Hour</em> by Joshua Ferris<br /><em>The Enchanted</em> by Rene Denfeld<br /><em>The Truth Is A Cave in the Black Mountains</em> by Neil Gaiman<br /><em>The History of The Hudson Valley - From Wilderness To Civil War</em> by Vernon Benjamin<br /><em>Waking The Buddha </em>by Clark Strand<br /><em>Stay With Me: A Brenna Spector Novel of Suspense </em>by Alson Gaylin<br /><em>One Hundred Miles From Manhattan by Guillermo Fesser</em></p><p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 92784 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - The Golden Notebook Book Picks - Northshire Bookstore http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-northshire-bookstore-21 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's Book Picks list comes from Christopher Linendoll of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.northshire.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">The Northshire Bookstore</a>.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">List:<br /><em>Serpent of Venice</em> by Christopher Moore<br /><em>Southern Reach Trilogy</em> by Jeff VanderMeer<br /><em>The Intern's Handbook: A Thriller</em> by Shane Kuhn<br /><em>Redeployment</em> by Phil Klay<br /><em>The Girl With All the Gifts</em>&nbsp;by M.R. Carey<br /><em>Andre the Giant: Life and Legend </em>by Box Brown<br /><em>One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories</em> by B. J. Novak<br /><em>Timmy Failure</em> by Stephan Pasti<br /><em>Silo Saga</em> by Hugh Howey</p><p> Tue, 27 May 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 91333 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Northshire Bookstore Book Picks - Battenkill Books http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-battenkill-books-21 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks of&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.battenkillbooks.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Battenkill Books</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;in Cambridge, NY.</span></p><p>List:<br /><em>Astonish Me</em> by Maggie Shipstead<br /><em>Delicious</em> by Ruth Reichl<br /><em>The Snow Queen</em> by Michael Cunningham<br /><em>Letters of Note by Compiled</em> by Shaun Usher<br /><em>The Shelf: From LEQ to LES</em> by Phyllis Rose<br /><em>The Ghost Horse: A True Story of Love, Death, and Redemption</em> by Joe Layden<br /><em>Swim That Rock</em> by John Rocci and Jay Primiano<br /><em>Dorothy Must Die</em> by Danielle Paige</p><p> Tue, 20 May 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 90847 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Battenkill Books Book Picks - Odyssey Bookshop http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-odyssey-bookshop-14 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This week's Book Picks come to us from Joan Grenier and Chrysler Szarlan of <a href="http://www.odysseybks.com/">Odyssey Bookshop</a> in South Hadley, MA.</p><p>List:<br /><em>Ruby</em> by Cynthia Bond<br /><em>All the Light We Can Not See</em> by Anthony Doerr<br /><em>Fourth of July Creek</em> by Smith Henderson<br /><em>The Garden of Burning Sand</em> by Corban Addison<br /><em>Love and Fury</em> by Richard Hoffman<br /><em>A Fighting Chance</em> by Elizabeth Warren</p><p> Tue, 13 May 2014 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 90296 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Odyssey Bookshop Book Picks - The Bookstore http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-bookstore-15 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp; Today's Book Picks come from&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bookstoreinlenox.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Matt Tannenbaum</a>&nbsp;from The Bookstore in Lenox.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">List:<br /><em>The Pilot and The Li</em>ttle Prince by Peter Sis<br /><em>If This Isn't Nice, What Is?</em> by Kurt Vonnegut<br /><em>The Black-Eyed Blonde</em> by Benjamin Black<br /><em>Braiding Sweetgrass</em> by Robin Kimmerer<br /><em>Can't and Won't</em> by Lydia Davis</p><p> Tue, 06 May 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 89788 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - The Bookstore Book Picks - Oblong Books And Music http://wamc.org/post/book-picks-oblong-books-and-music-12 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Suzanna Hermans joins us from <a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/">Oblong Books and Music</a> with this week's Book Picks List.</p><p>List:<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9780545639125" target="_blank">Rules of Summer</a> by Shaun Tan<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9781616204068" target="_blank">Three-Ring Rascals: The Show Must Go On!</a> by Kate Klise &amp; M. Sarah Klise<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9781423133162" target="_blank">Waterfire Saga, Book 1: Deep Blue</a> by Jennifer Donnelly (launch event at Rhinebeck store, Sunday, 5/4, 4pm)<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9781250036421" target="_blank">Monument 14: Savage Drift</a> by Emmy Laybourne (launch event at Rhinebeck store, Tuesday, 5/6, 7pm)<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9781442458727" target="_blank">Noggin</a> by John Corey Whaley<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9780385737388" target="_blank">Don't Even Think About It</a> by Sarah Mlynowski (event at Rhinebeck store, Sunday, 5/18, 4pm)<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9780385736800" target="_blank">The Here and Now</a> by Ann Brashares (event at Rhinebeck store, Sunday, 5/18, 4pm)<br /><a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/book/9780385741262" target="_blank">We Were Liars</a> by E. Lockhart (event at Rhinebeck store, Sunday, 5/18, 4pm)</p><p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 89255 at http://wamc.org Book Picks - Oblong Books And Music