June Staff Picks

monthly staff picks

Here’s what our staff is reading / listening to this month… Jill: Kantika by Elizabeth Graver, The Meth Lunches: Food and Longing in an American City by Kim Foster, Emily Wilde’s Encyclopaedia of Faeries by Heather Fawcett, Such Sharp Teeth by Rachel Harrison, Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Big Questions From Tiny Mortals About Death by Caitlin Doughty, and Pests: How Humans Create Animal Villains by Bethany Brookshire Amanda: The Diva Goes Overboard by Krista Davis Melissa: Oracle by Thomas Olde Heuvelt, and Twice Cursed: An Anthology edited by Marie O’Regan and Paul Kane Joe: Dwellings by Jay Stephens, The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith, and And Then? And Then? What Else? by Daniel Handler Gail: What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat by Aubrey Gordon, The Kingdom, the Power, and the Glory: American Evangelicals in an Age of Extremism by Tim Alberta, How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence by Michael Pollan, AI 2041: Ten Visions for Our Future by Kai-Fu Lee, Flourishing on the Edge of Faith by Andrew DeCort, The Princess and the Grilled Cheese Sandwich by Deya Muniz, Artie and the Wolf Moon by Olivia Stephens, and Invisible by Christina Diaz Gonzalez Hongmei: Tom Lake by Ann Patchett, and Happy Place by Emily Henry Abby: Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind Sharon: Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin by Jill Lepore, Pay Dirt by Sara Paretsky, and The Pierogi Peril by Geri Krotow Gina: Rebel Girl: My Life As A Feminist Punk by Kathleen Hanna Jason: Alice Sadie Celine by Sarah Blakley-Cartwright, and Thieves’ Gambit by Kayvion Lewis Jessica: Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez