WFL Book Report

Episode 1: Beach Read with Megan

Latest Episode: Episode 1 – Beach Reads with Megan
Guest Librarian: Megan Flynn

This week we’ll introduce the podcast, the Wellesley Reader’s Report, and speak with Information Services librarian Megan Flynn about her summer book pick in Adult Fiction, The Summer Place by Jennifer Weiner.

Interview Notes In today’s episode, Megan and I discuss Novelist, a Reader’s Advisory service that you can access through the database page on the Wellesley Free Library website. Already read today’s book? Check out other titles by Jennifer Weiner or authors Elinor Lipman, Elin Hilderbrand or Meg Mitchell Moore in the Minuteman Library Network catalog.

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Wellesley Reader’s Report

ADULT FICTION

1The Lincoln highwayTowles, Amor, author.
2The seven husbands of Evelyn Hugo : a novelReid, Taylor Jenkins, author.
3The last thing he told me : a novelDave, Laura, author.
4The paper palaceCowley Heller, Miranda, author.
5People we meet on vacationHenry, Emily, author.

ADULT NONFICTION

1Caste : the origins of our discontentsWilkerson, Isabel, author.
2Borges and me : an encounterParini, Jay, author.
3Limitless : upgrade your brain, learn anything faster, and unlock your exceptional lifeKwik, Jim, author.
4The Hebrew Bible : a translation with commentary 
5Braiding sweetgrassKimmerer, Robin Wall, author.

MYSTERY

1Moonflower murders : a novelHorowitz, Anthony, 1955- author.
2The madness of crowdsPenny, Louise, author.
3The dark heart of FlorenceAlexander, Tasha, 1969- author.
4The searcherFrench, Tana, author.
5A dangerous place : a novelWinspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.

SCIENCE FICTION

1Red RisingBrown, Pierce, 1988-
2AriadneSaint, Jennifer, author.
3Dune messiahHerbert, Frank, author.
4A deadly education : a novelNovik, Naomi, author.
5The Three-body problemLiu, Cixin, author.

DVD

1Spider-man : No way home 
2Uncharted 
3Death on the Nile 
4The contractor 
5The Batman 

BIOGRAPHY

1Lab girlJahren, Hope, author.
2Empire of the summer moon : Quanah Parker and the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American historyGwynne, S. C. (Samuel C.), 1953-
3Personal historyGraham, Katharine, 1917-2001.
4Madam : the biography of Polly Adler, icon of the Jazz AgeApplegate, Debby, author.
5I dream he talks to me : a memoir of learning how to listenMoorer, Allison, author.

AUDIOBOOKS

1The complete chronicles of NarniaLewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963, author.
2The omega factorBerry, Steve, 1955- author.
3This time tomorrowStraub, Emma, author.
4The lioness : a novelBohjalian, Chris, 1962- author.
5French braid : a novelTyler, Anne, author.

COOKBOOKS

1Cook this book : techniques that teach & recipes to repeatBaz, Molly, author.
2One-pot vegetarianFauda-Rôle, Sabrina, author.
3Once upon a chef : weeknight/weekend : 70 quick-fix weeknight dinners + 30 luscious weekend recipesSegal, Jennifer, author.
4TogetherOliver, Jamie, 1975- author.
5The comfortable kitchen : 105 laid-back, healthy, and wholesome recipesSnodgrass, Alex, author.

YOUNG ADULT

1AloneFreeman, Megan E., author.
2Dragon BallToriyama, Akira, 1955- author, artist.
3ArchieWaid, Mark, 1962- author.
4The promised NeverlandShirai, Kaiu, author.
5LinkedKorman, Gordon.

GRAPHIC NOVELS

1Asadora!Urasawa, Naoki, 1960- author, artist.
2ArchieWaid, Mark, 1962- author.
3The ancient magus’ brideYamazaki, Kore, author, artist.
4The way of the house husbandOono, Kousuke, author, artist.
5Scooby apocalypseGiffen, Keith, author.
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