Book Picks - Battenkill Books

Jan 16, 2018

  This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks and Kate Reid of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:

"The Good People" by Hannah Kent
"The Dry" by Jane Harper
"The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica" by Laurie Gwen Shapiro
"Craeft: An Inquiry Into the Origins and True Meaning of Traditional Crafts" by Alexander Langlands
"Love" by Matt de la Pena, illustrated by Loren Long
"Be A King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream for You" by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by James E. Ransome
"A Place to Start a Family: Poems about Creatures that Build" by David L. Harrison, illustrated by Giles Laroche

Battenkill Books Events:

January 25th at 7 pm - Elna Butterfield - Elna has written several memoirs about growing up in the 1940s in rural Vermont

February 8th at 7 pm - Katherine Arden - She is the author of "The Bear and the Nightingale" and "The Girl in the Tower."

February 15th at 7 pm - Writers and the editor of the anthology, "Before They Were Our Mothers"