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Staff Recommendations

Not sure what to read next?  Why not try one of these great books recommended by the Library Services staff!

Chris Woodley - Manager: Access & Education

Chris Woodley, Manager, Information Literacy & Resources
Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving
bear and the nightingale by katherine arden
it by stephen king
everything is illuminated by jonathan safran foer

Jennevie Orio-Bebel - Library Technologist: Engineering, Technology & Trades

on book cover, image of a man sneaking behind a lamp post
golem and the jinni by helen wecker
raw shark texts by steven hall
Stoker's manuscripts by royce prouty

Susan Lee - Coordinator: Tech Bar

cover of book, golden sky with two human shadows in foreground
cover of book has blue sky with many brids flying across
cover of book is blue with many small red triangles
cover of book is yellow with skeleton of a hippo

Jessie Collins - Library Technician, Catalouger

Jessie Collins, Overdues & Fines
we have always been here by samra habib
one drum by richard wagamese
what doesn't kill us by scott carney

Michelle Doadt - Assistive Learning Technologist

Michelle Doadt
the nightingale by kristin hannah
homecoming by andrew pyper
i see you by claire mackintosh
somone we know by shari lapena

Julie Piatek - Frontline Service

julie piatek
Midnight Library by Matt Haig
My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell
the break by katerina vermette
How to pronouce knife

Kathryn Bellamy - Frontline Service

kathryn bellamy
starless sea by erin morgenstern
cover of norse mythology
cover of Johnathan Strange and mister Norrell
cover art

Carrie Barrett - Librarian: Engineering, Technology & Trades

carrie barrett
the reality bubble by ziya tong
world without mind by franklin foer
whole body microbiome by brett findlay

Rachel Kelly - Library Technician: Overdues, Fines & Reserves

Rachel Kelly, Media Resources
night circus by erin morgenstern
perks of being a wallflower by stephen chobsky
through the woods by emily carroll
this one summer by mariko tamaki

Mikaela Withers - Writing Services

mikaela withers
golden compass by philip pullman
bear and the nightingale by katherine arden
tenant of wildfell hall by anne bronte
god of small things by arundhati roy

Tonya Gousseva - Assistive Learning Technologist

Antonina Gousseva
jpod by douglas coupland
my best stories alice munro
three men in a boat by jerome jerome
me talk prettyone day by david sedaris

Rachel Caldwell - Manager: Services & Operations

Rachel Caldwell, Manager, Services & Operations
bluest eyes by toni morrison
girl with the dragon tattoo by stieg larsson
the girl who played with fire by stieg larsson
the girl who kicked the hornet's nest by stieg larsson

James Yochem - Manager: Writiting Services & Copyright Coordinator

James Yochem, Copyright Coordinator
Hidden Keys by Andre Alexis

Chelsea Winterkorn - Library Assistant

chelsea winterkorn
witches of new york by ami mckay
the hate u give by angie thomas

Anita Fortes - Library Technologist: Community Services & ELS

Anita Fortes, Program Liaison
I Heard that song before by Mary HIggins Clark

Anna Forster - Frontline Service

anna forster
queen of the tearling by erika johansen
invasion of the tearling by erika johansen
fate of the tearling by erika johansen

Danya Goldsmith-Milne - Librarian: Health & Life Sciences, and Community Services

image of Danya, brown hair with bangs
cover of algorithms of oppression
cover of Circe
cover of Scarborough
cover of my brillant friend

Scott Jones - Frontline Services

cover of moon of the crusted snow
cover of homeland
giant iceberg on book cover

Kassandra Caporiccio - Frontline Services

cover of book, two women embracing
cover of book, pink, red, and red arabesque shapes
cover of book, two sets of chopsticks holding up noodles in shape of letter H
book cover is gray with small house in the background

Anne Vermeyden - Writing Services

cover of book, two female pre-teens laughing
cover of book, black and white photo of a crowd of people
cover of book, woman posed in a belly dancing costume