Best of 2013

Favorite Fiction Book

 

 

Title

Author

Format

Staff Member

 big me

Me Before You

Jojo Moyes

Book, eBook

Laurence

 

The Bones of Paris

Laurie R. King

Book, eBook

Amy

 

The Orphan Master’s Son

Adam Johnson

Book, eBook, eAudiobook

Deena

 

Triangles

Ellen Hopkins

Book

Kira

 

Zenzele: A Letter for My Daughter

J. Nozipo  Maraire

 Book

Carol

 

The Fault in Our Stars

John Green

Book, eBook

Carlen

 

The One and Only Ivan

Katherine Applegate

 Book, Audiobook, Ebook

Regina

 

The Poacher’s Son

Paul Doiron

Book, eAudiobook

Eric

 

Fangirl

Rainbow Rowell

 

Martha

 

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Benjamin Alire Saenz

 Book, Audiobook

Rummanah

 

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald

Therese Fowler

 Book, Audiobook, eAudiobook

Rummanah

 

Favorite Nonfiction Book

 

Title

Author

Format

Staff Member

 

Masterminds and Wingmen

Rosalind Wiseman

 Book

Laurence

 

Lawrence in Arabia

 Scott Anderson

Book, Audiobook, eBook

Amy

 

Bomb: the Race to Build–and Steal–the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon

Steve Sheinkin

 

 Book, eAudiobook

Martha

 

Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

Mary Roach

 Book

Kira

 

Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea

Barbara Demick

 Book

Carol

 

The Power of Style

Bobbie Thomas

 Book, eBook

Carlen

 

Gettysburg: The Last Invasion

Allen Guezlo

 Book, eBook

Eric

 

The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating

Elizabeth Tova Bailey

 Book

Marcy

 

I Am Malala

Malala Yousafzai

Book

Rummanah

 

The Notorioius Benedict Arnold

Steve Sheinkin

 Book, Audiobook, eAudiobook

Regina

 

Favorite DVD/Bluray

 

Title

Format

Staff

 

Silver Linings Playbook

 DVD, Bluray

Laurence

 

Looper

 DVD

Will

 

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

DVD TV

Amy

 

The Way, Way Back

 DVD, Bluray

Deena

 

This is the End

 DVD

Kira

 

Searching for Sugar Man

 DVD, Bluray

Valerie

 

The Avengers

DVD, Bluray

Eric

 

Pitch Perfect

DVD

Martha

 

Now You See Me

 DVD, Bluray

Carlen

 

The Imposter

DVD

Rummanah

 

Favorite Music CD

 

Title

Artist

Staff Member

 

 Random Access Memories

Daft Punk

Laurence

 

The Worse Things Get, the Harder I fight, the I harder I fight, the more I love you

Neko Case

Amy

 

+

Edward Sheeran

Kira

 

Hang on Little Tomato

Pink Martini

Eric

 

Pitch Perfect (Music Soundtrack)

Various

Martha

 

Favorite Audiobook

 

Title

Author

Format

Staff

A Game of Thrones

George R. Martin

 Audiobook, eAudiobook

Will

 

The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Neil Gaiman

Audiobook, eAudiobook

Amy

 

The Light Between Oceans

M.L. Stedman

 Audiobook

Kira

 

The Silver Star

Jeanette Wells

 Audiobook

Gloria

 

The Mysterious Howling (The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place #1)

Maryrose Wood

 eAudiobook

Rummanah

 

Storm of Swords

George R. Martin

 eAudiobook

Carlen

 

Favorite Graphic Novel

 

Title

Author

Staff

 

Good Dog

Graham Chaffee

Carlen

 

Enders Game: Battleschool

 Orson Scott Card

Eric

 

Enders Game: Command School

 Orson Scott Card

Eric

 

Amulet: The Stonekeeper

Kazu Kibushi

Martha

 

Saga Vol 1

Brian K. Vaughan

Rummanah

 

Favorite Videogame

 

Title

Format

Staff

 

The Walking Dead

Xbox 360

Will

 

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

PS3, Xbox 360

Amy

 

The Last of Us

PS3

Carlen

 

Grand Auto Theft V

PS3, Xbox 360

Carlen

 

The Sims 3

 Wii

Martha

 

Dokapon Kingdom

 Wii

Eric

 

Favorite Picture Books

 

Title

Author

Staff

 

Little Bird

Germano Zullo

Donna

 

More

L.C. Springman

Donna

 

Black Dog

Levi Pinfold

Donna

 

South

Patrick McDonnell

Donna

 

The Country Bunny and The Little gold shoes: as told to Jenifer 

Du Bose Heyward

Carol

 

Ira Sleeps Over

Bernard Waber

Carol

 

Rah, Rah Radishes

April Sayre

Eric

 

The Day the Crayons Quit

Drew Daywalt

Regina

 

Grandpa Green

Lane Smith

Rummanah
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