Book Picks

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Book Picks - Battenkill Books

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

List:
A Sudden Light by Garth Stein
Maeve’s Times: In Her Own Words by Maeve Binchy
How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World by Steven Johnson
Make It Ahead: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook by Ina Garten
Pennyroyal Academy by M A Larson
Book with No Pictures by BJ Novak
Blizzard by John Rocco

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The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue November 18, 2014

Book Picks - Chatham Bookstore

  Dianne Ortmann from Chatham Bookstore in Chatham, NY join us with this week's Book Picks.

List:
The Secret Placeby Tana French
Some Luck by Jane Smiley
Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
Blue Horses by Mary Oliver
The Mitten String by Jennifer Rosner
Atlantia by Ally Conde
Organic: Farmers and Chefs of the Hudson Valley by contributors Francesco Mastalia (photography), Gail Buckland (Intro), Joan Dye Gussow (Preface), Mark Ruffalo (Foreward)

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Book Picks - Oblong Books And Music

    

  Suzanna Hermans from Oblong Books and Music joins us with this week's Book Picks list.

List:
Diary of a Wimpy Kid #9 The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney (Oblong-sponsored event at Bulkeley Middle School in Rhinebeck, Wednesday, 11/12, 6:30pm)
El Deafo by Cece Bell
Lowriders in Space by Cathy Camper & Raul the Third
In Real Life by Cory Doctorow & Jen Wang
How it Went Down by Kekla Magoon
Poisoned Apples by Christine Heppermann (event at Rhinebeck store, Sunday, 11/16, 4pm)
How Do You Pray? by Celeste Yacoboni (event at Rhinebeck store, Thursday, 11/6, 7pm)
Peter Paul and Mary: 50 Years in Music and Life by Peter Yarrow (Oblong-sponsored event at Morton Memorial Library in Rhinecliff, NY, Tuesday, 11/18, 7pm)
Yes Please by Amy Poehler

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The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue October 28, 2014

Book Picks - The Golden Notebook

  Jacqueline Kellachan from The Golden Notebook in Woodstock, NY joins us with this week's Book Picks.

List:
All The Truth Is Out by Matt Bai
The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore
My Favorite Things by Maira Kalman
Hansel & Gretel by Neil Gaiman
The History of Rock 'N' Roll in Ten Songs by Greil Marcus
Gus and Me by Keith Richards
Never Can Say Good-Bye: Writers On Their Unshakable Love For New York edited by Sari Botton
We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas
The Pocket Perkins by Michael Perkins

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Book Picks - The Open Door Bookstore

   This week's Book Picks from Amy Lane at The Open Door Bookstore and Gift Gallery in Schenectady, NY.

List:
Electric City by Elizabeth Rosner
As You Wish by Cary Elwes
Choose Your Own Autobiography by Neil Patrick Harris
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
The Who, the What, and the When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Sidekicks of History written by Jenny Volvovski, Julia Rothman, and Matt Lamothe
The Hot Zone by Richard Preston
Upper Hudson Valley Beer by Craig Gravina and Alan McLeod
Once Upon an Alphabet by Oliver Jeffers
Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue September 30, 2014

Book Picks - Northshire Bookstore

  Today's Book Picks list comes from Jennifer Armstrong from The Northshire Bookstore.

List:
Skink -- No Surrender by Carl Hiaasen
Vanilla Ice Cream by Bob Graham
The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier
Egg and Spoon by Gregory Maguire
I Wish I Had a Pet by Maggie Rudy
There Will Be Bears by Ryan Gebhart
Viva Frida by Yuyi Morales
Greenglass House by Kate Milford
Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
Where Is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Book Picks - Battenkill Books

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

List:
Painted Horses by Malcolm Brooks
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
The King’s Curse by Philippa Gregory
13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi by Mitchell Zuckoff with the members of the Annex Security Team
Egg & Spoon by Gregory Maguire
Animalium by Jenny Broom, illustrated by Katie Scott
Healing Within: My Journey with Breast Cancer by Michael Kovarik (Event: 9/26/14)
Saving Simon: How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion by Jon Katz (Event: 10/7/14)

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Book Picks - Odyssey Bookshop

  This week's Book Picks come to us from Joan Grenier and Chrysler Szarlan of Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley, MA.

List:
The Hawley Book of the Dead by Chrysler Szarlan
Lisette’s List by Susan Vreeland
The Italian Wife by Ann Hood
The Story of Land and Sea by Katy Simpson Smith
Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism & Wrecked the Middle Class by Ian Haney Lopez
To the Village Square by Lionel Delevingne
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Plant Power by Nava Atlas

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue September 9, 2014

Book Picks - Chatham Bookstore

  Dianne Ortmann from Chatham Bookstore in Chatham, NY join us with this week's Book Picks.

List:
Reckless: The Racehorse Who Became a Marine Corps Hero by Tom Clavin
Lucky Us by Amy Bloom
Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
Hold the Dark by William Giraldi
365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts by RJ Palacio

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Book Picks - Oblong Books and Music

  Suzanna Hermans from Oblong Books and Music joins us with this week's Book Picks list.

List:
Getting a Life with Asperger's by Jesse Saperstein (event at Rhinebeck store Fri, 8/29)
What We See When We Read by Peter Mendelsund
Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
Accidents of Marriage by Randy Susan Meyers (event at Rhinebeck store Sat, 9/6)
Bats in the Band by Brian Lies
My Year of Epic Rock by Andrea Pyros (launch event at Rhinebeck store Sun, 9/7)
Sisters by Raina Telgemeier (event at Rhinebeck store Monday, 9/22)
Falling into Place by Amy Zhang

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