Jane's Staff Picks

   
Jane's 2013 Picks
The Bookstore owner Jane Stroh lists her favorite novels of 2013:

$15.00
ISBN-13: 9781250037756
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Published: Picador, 9/2013
Mysterious, enlightening, intriguing and you learn a bit about the inner workings of Google along the way! Fun! 

$24.99
ISBN-13: 9781250007902
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Published: Minotaur Books, 4/2013
A great mystery!

$25.99
ISBN-13: 9780062255655
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Published: William Morrow & Company, 6/2013
I love Neil Gaiman and this is thought provoking in many ways.  Loved it!

$24.95
ISBN-13: 9780307959928
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Published: Knopf, 3/2013
An awesome read!  An ode to friendship!  I loved this book.

The Aviator's Wife (Hardcover)

$26.00
ISBN-13: 9780345528674
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Published: Delacorte Press, 1/2013
Awesome!  Fictionalized account of the life of Anne Morrow Lindbergh. Look for signed copies!

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ISBN-13: 9780399159343
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Published: Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam, 7/2013
If you loved "What Alice Forgot" you'll love this one too!

Looking for Me (Hardcover)

$27.95
ISBN-13: 9780670025831
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books, 5/2013

A gentle story and a lovely read.


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ISBN-13: 9780307947727
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Published: Vintage, 5/2012

A beautiful bit of literature and a thought provoking look at how memory works.  Brilliant writing


Girl Reading (Paperback)

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ISBN-13: 9781451657326
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Published: Scribner, 2/2013

Girl Reading by Kate Ward is an incredible read.  Short stories each based on a work of art and set in a different century, until the last story pulls all of them together in a chilling way.  Awesome read!


The Art Forger (Paperback)

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ISBN-13: 9781616203160
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Published: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 5/2013

Exploring the world of art, Degas, and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Loved it!


hello! hello! (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9781423159063
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Published: Disney-Hyperion, 10/2012

Matthew Cocrdell will be here Saturday, Sept 28th and I loved this book.  It is a very apt description of the world we find ourselves in!


It's a Little Book (Board Books)

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ISBN-13: 9781596437586
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Published: Roaring Brook Press, 8/2011

For all of the fans of It's a Book Lane Smith has given us a slightly more kid friendly version with the same message, read more books!


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ISBN-13: 9780811877824
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Published: Chronicle Books, 3/2011

I love this one!  Litchtenheld's illustrations are great and the rhyme scheme is fun to read to any young one thinking about bedtime.  Even machines need to sleep!


The Circus Ship (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780763630904
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Published: Candlewick, 9/2009
The is an awesome children's book with stunning pictures and a rhymes scheme that charms.  My grandkids love this one too!

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ISBN-13: 9780801013133
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Baker Books, 10/2008
A historical view of where Christianity has been and where it might be headed.  A great overview and very short and accessible.  Loved it!

The Thousand (Paperback)

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ISBN-13: 9781400078271
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Published: Vintage, 9/2011
Wow, a literary Da Vinci Code!  Loved it!