What are NYLA Council Members Recommending for Holiday Reading?
We asked members of both the incoming & outgoing NYLA Council what book they would recommend for holiday reading or gift giving. Here it is.
The World of PostSecret by Frank Warren
An addictive collection of new full-color postcard secrets and app secrets from the author of the smash the #1 New York Times bestselling PostSecret books—with more secrets than any previous PostSecret book!
Gone to Ground by Brandilyn Collins
Great 'ole fashioned Who dunnit mystery: … with a twist: Instead of everyone being innocent and you wonder who "dun nit," Everyone is guilty and you are wondering who really didn't'!
The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho
The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century by Steven Pinker
The Slow Regard of Silent of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss
Hyperbole and A Half by Allie Brosh (graphic)
Monument 14 Series by Emma Laybourne (YA)
Sparky! By Jenny Offill (picture book)
Turkey Claus by Wendi Silvano
3 Times Lucky by Sheila Turrage
Dies the Fire series by SM Stirling
After the War by Amy Plum
The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian
Edge of Eternity, book 3 of the Century Trilogy by Ken Follett
A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life from an Unlikely Teacher by Sue Halpern
Abundant Community John McKnight & Peter Block