Staff Picks

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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$35.00
ISBN: 9780062122971
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Design - October 21st, 2014
By Surrey Books (Manufactured by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781572841642
Availability: Special Order
Published: Surrey - October 14th, 2014
$15.95
ISBN: 9780399169267
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Published: Blue Rider Press - October 21st, 2014
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616204518
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Published: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill - December 2nd, 2014
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ISBN: 9781604335002
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Cider Mill Press - September 30th, 2014
$50.00
ISBN: 9780062364562
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Published: Harper Design - October 28th, 2014
$35.00
ISBN: 9781572841659
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Published: Midway - September 9th, 2014
By Stephanie Perkins, Rainbow Rowell (Contribution by), David Levithan (Contribution by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250059307
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 14th, 2014