Recording Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Guests: Susan Moritz, Program Manager for Virtual Services and Lisa Navidi, Librarian at Davis Library
Items of interest mentioned during this episode -
NovelistPlus - Online tool for discovering new books. Includes adult and children's books.
Readers Cafe - MCPL website for discovering you next favorite book.
What Do I Check Out Next? - Personalized book suggestions based your preferences.
Notable Quote: Reader's advisory is "connecting the right reader to the right book at the right time.
Books, movies and television shows mentioned during this episode -
Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
The Case of the Missing Servant by Tarquin Hall. Librarian Susan Mortiz referred to this book as a "cozy mystery." Cozy mysteries tend to downplay sex and violence, and the stories often take place in a small, interconnected community.
Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard
Downton Abbey (DVD)
Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson
Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrik Backman
Rogue One (in theaters)
Rogue One (the novelization) by Alexander Freed
The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson
This Must Be the Place by Maggie O'Farrell
Where'd You Go Bernadette? by Maria Semple