Book Picks

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Book Picks - The Golden Notebook


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

Zig Zag - Stories From Here Stories From There by Madison Smartt Bell
Doris' Red Spaces by Gretchen Primack
Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
Blood Will Out by Walter Kirn
I Can Hear You Whisper - An Intimate Journey through the Science and Sound of Language by Lydia Denworth
Ruin Falls by Jenny Milchman -- Author Event, Saturday, April 26th - 11am at The Golden Notebook
NYPD Red 2 by James Patterson & Marshall Karp
Harlem Hellfighters by Max Brooks
Collect Raindrops (The Seasons Gathered) by Nikki McClure
Hi, Koo - A Year of Seasons by Jon J. Muth

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue April 15, 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.

The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap by Matt Taibbi
Book from the Ground by Xu Bing (also, The Book About Xu Bing's 'Book From the Ground' edited by Mathieu Borysevicz)
The Galapagos: A Natural History by Henry Nicholls
Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith
The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton
Peggy: A Brave Chicken on a Big Adventure by Anna Walker
Goodnight Songs by Margaret Wise Brown, Illustrated by Twelve Award-Winning Picture Book Artists

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue April 8, 2014

Book Picks - Northshire Bookstore


  Today's Book Picks list comes from Stan Hynds of The Northshire Bookstore.

Redeployment by Phil Klay
Inappropriate Behavior by Murray Farish
Make It Stick by Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel
The Bear by Claire Cameron
Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
Tenth of December by George Saunders

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Book Picks - Battenkill Books

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

Frog Music by Emma Donahue
The Wives of Los Alamos by Tarashea Nesbit
The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide, translated by Eric Selland
Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art by Carl Hoffman
Lily by Marcia Reiss - Event – 4/13/14, 4 pm, Freight Depot Theater (Curiosity Forum)
The Civil War Lover’s Guide to New York City by Bill Morgan - Event – 5/1/14 – 7 pm, Freight Depot Theater (Curiosity Forum)
Firefly July: A Year of Very Short Poems by Paul Janeczko and illustrated by Melissa Sweet

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue March 25, 2014

Book Picks - Odyssey Bookshop


This week's Book Picks come to us from Emily Crowe at The Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley, MA.

Boy, Snow, Bird: A Novel by Helen Oyeyemi
All Our Names by Dinaw Mengestu
Z: A Novel by Therese Anne Fowler
The President's Hat by Antoine Laurent
The Frangipani Hotel by Violet Kupersmith
The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Book Picks - Chatham Bookstore

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

An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris
For the Benefit of Those Who See by Rosemary Mahoney
Transcriber by Kristen Witucki
Broken Hallelujah by Liel Leibovitz
Ask Me by William Stafford
Invisible Boat by Eric G. Müller

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue March 11, 2014

Book Picks - Merritt Bookstore


  Scott Meyer joins us from Merritt Bookstore with this week's Book Picks list.

Loud Awake and Lost by Adele Griffin
The Ghost of the Mary Celeste by Valerie Martin
The Martian by Andy Weir
Who Discovered America?: The Untold History of the Peopling of the Americas by Gavin Menzies
All the Time in the World: A Book of Hours by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue March 4, 2014

Book Picks - The Bookstore

   Today's Book Picks come from Matt Tannenbaum from The Bookstore in Lenox.

The Broken Road by Patrick Leigh Fermor
Orfeo by Richard Powers
The Visionist by Rachel Urquhart
The Cool School edited by Glenn O’Brien
The Great War and Modern Memory by Paul Fussell
Inspiring Generosity by Barbara Bonner

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Book Picks - Oblong Books and Music

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

Return of a King by William Dalrymple
Those Angry Days by Lynne Olson
Bark by Lorrie Moore
This is Not an Accident by April Wilder
One More Thing by B.J. Novak
Timmy Failure: Now Look What You've Done by Stephan Pastis
Roomies by Sara Zarr & Tara Altebrando

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue February 18, 2014

Book Picks - The Golden Notebook

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

All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood by Jennifer Senior
The Hobbit by J.R.R, Tolkein with illustrations by Jemima Catlin
Love Your Enemies by Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman
Hidden in Plain Sight: The Other People in Norman Rockwell's America by Jane Allen Patrick
Prayers For The Stolen by Jennifer Clement (event this Saturday, February 22nd at 2PM)
Shackleton's Journey by William Grill
Josephine Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell with illustrations by Christian Robinson
Thirty Girls by Susan Minot
The Panopticon by Jenni Fagan