Staff picks for January 2013

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Young House Love: 243 Ways to Paint, Craft, Update, Organize, and Show Your Home Some Love

5

Fun book for a new homeowner or experienced decorator. Great tips and a variety projects for any budget! Read more...

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Snowmen at Work

5

What if there is a secret time at night when snowmen come alive and work at different jobs? What kind of a job do you think a snowman would do? Read more...

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The Diviners

4

"The Diviners" is nothing if not ambitious, comparing favorably to such supernatural classics as "The Stand" and "American Gods." Read more...

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Oddly Normal: One Family's Struggle to Help Their Teenage Son Come to Terms with His Sexuality

4

An emotional story all parents should read, not just parents of LGBT youth. I wish every LGBT teen could have parents like this. Read more...

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Croak

4

Dark and twisty, with a healthy dose of black humor. Read more...

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Talking to the Dead

4

Harry Bingham's riveting U.S. debut introduces readers to Fionna Griffiths, a Welsh detective with razor-sharp intelligence and a mysterious past. Read more...

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I Hunt Killers

5

Teens and Dexter fans will enjoy this really spooky and suspenseful psychological thriller. Read more...

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The Happiness Project or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun

5

If you've ever thought about becoming a happier person-- and let's face it, who hasn't?-- this is the book for you. Read more...

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Endangered

4

When you want a teen book to make you think, read this one. Read more...