2019 Employee Reading List

Go beyond our in-store Staff Picks section and check out every book we’ve read this year. (Updated weekly)


Becoming Michelle Obama Cindy, Carrie, Susan
The Burning Chambers Kate Mosse Meaghan
Cabin at the End of the World Peter Tremblay Meaghan
Circe Madeline Miller Cindy, Meaghan
The Color Purple Alice Walker Grace S
Darker Shade of Magic VE Schwab Meaghan, Carrie, Daniel
The Dream Peddler Martine Fornier Watson Lauri, Meaghan
Force of Nature Jane Harper Meaghan
Frankenstein Mary Shelley Grace S
Gone to Dust Matt Goldman Meaghan, Lori-Jo 
The Good Neighbor: The Life of Fred Rogers Maxwell King Lauri
Happiness is Baking Maida Heatter Carrie
Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others Barbara Brown Taylor Lauri
The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe Allie Condie Meaghan
Let Me Hear a Rhyme Tiffany D. Jackson Meaghan
Me for You Lolly Winston Meaghan
The Meq Steve Cash Carrie
Never Have I Ever Joshilyn Jackson Lori-Jo
Order of the Majestic Matt Myklusch Meaghan
The Psychology of Time Travel Kate Mascarenhas Lori-Jo, Carrie, Meaghan
Quench Dana Cohen Meaghan
The Residence Kate Andersen Brower Lori-Jo
The Return of the Witch Paula Brackston Carrie
Scatter Joy Kathy Davis Lauri
Slayer Kiersten White Meaghan
Tell the Machine Goodnight Katie Williams Meaghan
Trick of the Light Louise Penney Meaghan
Tweak: Growing Up On Methamphetamines Nic Sheff Grace S
Under the Knife Arnold Van De Laar Cindy
Verses for the Dead Preston & Child Meaghan
The Witch's Daughter Paula Brackston Carrie
The Wolf and the Watchman Niklas Natt Och Dag Meaghan
The World According to Tom Hanks Gavin Edwards Lauri
Wrecked Joe Ide Lori-Jo


A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers Fred Rogers Lauri 
Because of the Rabbit Cynthia Lord Lauri 
The Binding Bridget Collings Lauri
The City of Dark Magic Magnus Flyte Carrie
Courting Mr. Lincoln Louis Bayard Meaghan 
The Current Tim Johnston Meaghan
Eating to Beat Disease William Li Cindy
Elevation Stephen King Susan
The Fifth Risk Michael Lewis Susan
The Friend Sigrid Nunez Lori-Jo
Good Riddance Elinor Lipman Lori-Jo
If, Then Kate Hope Day Meaghan
Letters of a Woman Homesteader Elinore Pruitt Stewart Lauri 
The Library Book Susan Orlean Susan, Meaghan
Love Poems for Married People John Kenney Meaghan, Lori-Jo
Marvel: Powers of a Girl Lorraine Cink Carrie
The Midnight Queen Sylvia Izzo Hunter Carrie
Miracle Workers Simon Rich Carrie
Mrs. Everything Jennifer Weiner Meaghan 
My Ex-Best Friend's Wedding Wendy Wax Meaghan
Pan's Labrynth Guillermo del Toro & Cornelia Funke Meaghan
Professor Chandra Follows His Bliss Rajeev Balasubramanyam Lori-Jo
Queenie Candice Carty-Williams Meaghan, Lori-Jo 
Sorcery of Thrones Margaret Rogerson Meaghan
Turbulence David Szalay Meaghan
WestsideW.M. Akers Meaghan, Carrie
Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens Lauri 


Brain Body Diet Sara Gottfied Cindy 
The Burning World Isaac Marion Carrie 
Cemetery Road Greg Iles Lori-Jo
Daisy Jones & The Six Taylor Jenkins Reid Lori-Jo, Meaghan 
Early Riser Jasper Fforde Meaghan 
Educated Tara Westover Lori-Jo, Cindy 
The Escape Room Megan Goldin Meaghan 
FKA USA Reed King Carrie
Gap Year in Ghost Town Michael Pryor Carrie
Good Omens Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett Meaghan 
Hollow Kingdom Kira Jane Buxton Carrie, Lori-Jo, Meaghan
Into the Black Nowhere Meg Gardiner Meaghan 
Lessons from Lucy Dave Barry Cindy, Lori-Jo 
Magic For Liars Sarah Gailey Carrie, Meaghan
My Sister, The Serial Killer Oyinkan Braithewaite Lori-Jo, Meaghan 
The Priory of the Orange Tree Samantha Shannon Carrie, Meaghan 
The Reign of the Kingfisher T.J. Martinson Meaghan 
The River Peter Heller Cindy, Lori-Jo
Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds Gwenda Bond Meaghan 


The Darwin Affair Tim Mason Meaghan
Evvie Drake Starts Over	Linda Holmes Lori-Jo 
The Grand Sophy Georgette Heyer Carrie
The Last Hanna Jameson Meaghan 
The Last House Guest Megan Miranda Meaghan 
Middlegame Seanan McGuire Meaghan 
Skulduggery Pleasant #5 Mortal Coil Derek Landy	Carrie
Still Alice Lisa Genova Meaghan 
Rabbits for Food Binnie Kirschenbaum Lauri
We Were Killers Once Becky Masterman Lori-Jo