Staff Picks

January 2014 Staff Picks: 

Bone Clocks

Small Victories

Johnny Cash: The Life

Almost Famours Women

The Giver

 

December 2014 Staff Picks:

My Favorite Things by Maira Kalman

Holiday Cookies: Prize-Winning Family Recipes from the Chicago Tribune for Cookies, Bars, Brownies and More 

If You Give a Mouse an iPhone: a Cautionary Tail

Storied Life of A.J. Fikry (in paperback on Dec. 2)

Inventing Scrooge 

The Golf Book

Chicago Portraits

My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories

Scroll down for book descriptions and ordering. Looking for a title that our staff recommended previously? See our Staff Picks Archives, or stop by the store and ask one of our knowledgeable staffers. 

 

November 2014 Staff Picks:

 

Jane’s Pick: The Painter
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Jenny's Pick: The Children Act
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Linda's Pick: Love Letters
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Renee's Pick: Blue Horses
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Sue's Pick: Florence Gordon
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Teen Pick: Th1rteen R3asons Why
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Kids Picks:  

Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau by Andrea Beatty
Mr. Ferris and His Wheel by Kathryn Gibbs Davis
Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins
Jackaby by William Ritter
Egg & Spoon by Gregory Maguire

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Glen Ellyn Historical Society Book Club Pick: Southern Lady, Yankee Spy

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$30.00
ISBN: 9781400065677
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Published: Random House - September 2nd, 2014
$22.95
ISBN: 9781594486296
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 10th, 2014
$20.00
ISBN: 9780316194747
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Published: Back Bay Books - November 4th, 2014
$25.99
ISBN: 9781476767314
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Published: Simon & Schuster - December 30th, 2014
$25.00
ISBN: 9781476786568
Availability: Special Order
Published: Scribner Book Company - January 6th, 2015
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544336261
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 1st, 2014
$16.99
ISBN: 9780312643003
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - October 7th, 2014
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060092757
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Published: Greenwillow Books - October 2014
By Sue Stainton, Bob Staake (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780061170577
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - December 30th, 2014