Get Caught Reading Month!

May 4th, 2022 – Alli Boyer, Youth Services

May is “Get Caught Reading” month!  Here are some of our staff caught doing their favorite activity!

The Anthropocene Reviewed by John Green
“The audiobook was better.”


The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah
“Whenever I’m down, I just think of Elsa – she was a strong woman!”

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
“As a busy mom, I don’t get to sit down with a book much these days! But I love listening to audiobooks I check out through Libby–especially good historical fiction!

The Inheritance of Orquídea Divina by Zordaida Córdova
“This contemporary family drama, with fantasy elements, begins with a letter to Orquídea’s family members saying, ‘I am dying, come and collect your inheritance’- sign me up.”


How to Kill Your Family by Bella Mackie
“Maybe try therapy first.”


The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
“It’s even better the second time around.”


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Ultimate Collection by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird
“Cowabunga says it all.”


The Devil You Know by Kit Rocha
“Finishing up a book from April’s book club theme–“Library Appreciation”. Two words: Mercenary Librarians. Hooked already? I sure was!”

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