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WFL Book Report: Episode 6 – Fiction with Megan

Posted on October 21, 2022

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Latest Episode: Episode 6 – Fiction with Megan
Guest Librarian: Megan Flynn

Interview Notes:

Our book recommendation this week is from librarian Megan Flynn, our fiction selector. She talks to us about Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus.

 

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Reader’s Report

ADULT FICTION

 

  1. The personal librarian by Marie Benedict
  2. The marriage portrait by Maggie O’Farrell
  3. The Lincoln highway by Amor Towles
  4. Wish you were here : a novel by Jodi Picoult
  5. Oh William! : a novel by Elizabeth Strout



ADULT NONFICTION

 

  1. Crying in H Mart : a memoir by Michelle Zauner
  2. Empire of pain : the secret history of the Sackler dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe
  3. Think again : the power of knowing what you don’t know by Adam Grant
  4. The last kings of Shanghai : the rival Jewish dynasties that helped create modern China by Jonathan Kaufman
  5. The whole body reset : your weight-loss plan for a flat belly, optimum health and a body you’ll love – at midlife and beyond by Stephen Perrine



MYSTERY

 

  1. The dark hours by Michael Connelly
  2. The Thursday murder club by Richard Osman
  3. Trickster’s point : a novel by William Kent Krueger
  4. Broken Harbor by Tana French
  5. Northwest angle : a novel by William Kent Krueger



SCIENCE FICTION

 

  1. A memory called empire by Arkady Martine
  2. Leviathan wakes by James S. A. Corey
  3. A desolation called peace by Arkady Martine
  4. Piranesi Susanna Clarke
  5. The great hunt by Robert Jordan



DVD

 

  1. Where the crawdads sing
  2. Jurassic World dominion
  3. Downton Abbey: A new era
  4. Licorice pizza
  5. Mrs. Harris goes to Paris

 

BIOGRAPHY

 

  1. Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch by Sally Bedell Smith
  2. Live your life : my story of loving and losing Nick Cordero Amanda Kloots
  3. From scratch : a memoir of love, Sicily, and finding home by Tembi Locke
  4. Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood by Trevor Noah
  5. Encyclopedia of an ordinary life : volume one by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

 

AUDIOBOOKS

 

  1. Happy-go-lucky by David Sedaris
  2. Harry Potter and the sorcerer’s stone by J. K. Rowling
  3. More than you’ll ever know by Katie Gutierrez
  4. Cloud cuckoo land by Anthony Doerr
  5. The midnight library by Matt Haig

 

COOKBOOKS

 

  1. The wok : recipes and techniques by J. Kenji López-Alt
  2. Good drinks : alcohol-free recipes for when you’re not drinking for whatever reason by Julia Bainbridge
  3. Food52 genius desserts : 100 recipes that will change the way you bake by Kristen Miglore
  4. Bread, toast, crumbs : recipes for no-knead loaves and meals to savor every slice by Alexandra Stafford
  5. Burma Superstar : addictive recipes from the crossroads of Southeast Asia by Desmond Tan

 

YOUNG ADULT

 

  1. Splatoon by Sankichi Hinodeya
  2. Attack of the black rectangles by A. S. King
  3. Sisters by Raina Telgemeier
  4. The tryout by Christina Soontornvat
  5. Alone by Megan E. Freeman

 

GRAPHIC NOVELS

  1. Seraph of the end : vampire reign by Takaya Kagami
  2. Giant days by John Allison
  3. Black butler by Yana Toboso
  4. Ōoku : the inner chambers by Fumi Yoshinaga
  5. Heartstopper by Alice Oseman