Lori's Staff Picks

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Why We Can't Sleep: Women's New Midlife Crisis Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802147851
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Published: Grove Press - January 7th, 2020

Someone wrote a book about Gen X women! As member of the overlooked generation between Boomers and Millenials, I really appreciated the insight and sense of belonging I felt reading this book. Gen X women, you will recognize yourself in these pages!

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812981605
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 7th, 2014

This book explains the theory behind why we have habits, in a way that anyone can understand. It provides multiple examples of some well known and lesser known cases, and breaks each one down into easy to understand components.


All the Bright Places Movie Tie-In Edition Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593118924
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Published: Ember - February 4th, 2020

"In her YA debut, adult author Niven creates a romance so fresh and funny. . . The journey to, through, and past tragedy is romantic and heartbreaking, as characters and readers confront darkness, joy, and the possibilities—and limits—of love in the face of mental illness.”
—Publishers Weekly

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The Alice Network: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062654199
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 6th, 2017

“Both funny and heartbreaking, this epic journey of two courageous women is an unforgettable tale of little-known wartime glory and sacrifice. Quinn knocks it out of the park with this spectacular book!”—Stephanie Dray, New York Times bestselling author of America's First Daughter

How to Be Good Cover Image
ISBN: 9781573229326
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 30th, 2002

I read this book awhile ago and just saw an article about it and remembered how good it was! Not what you expect; a unique book by favorite author Nick Hornby. What does it mean to be good? Should you try? And aren't people who claim to be "Good" lying in addition to be annoying?

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ISBN: 9780385077255
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers -

Classic story about a very loved stuffed bunny. New toys and peopls are fun and exciting but your favorite things are those that have been with you and are dependable. A reminder that if you love someone or something you make it real.