WML Staff Picks

Created on September 25, 2023, 10:45 am

Last Updated April 29, 2024, 10:27 am

In this list you'll find books hand selected by Wadleigh Memorial Library staff. These are our all-time favorites. List last updated 4/29/2024.
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Out of 5 stars, our staff member gave it a 4! They said "You'll find out more than you'd ever want to know about apples, as well as enjoy a horror ride."
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Out of 5 stars, our staff member gave it a 4! They said, "A fantastic behind the scenes look at child actors growing up in the Hollywood. The audio book is read by both Ron & Clint Howard."
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4 Stars! Our staff said, "Horror novel about an ancient evil released at a remote boys orphanage run by priests. Very creepy!"
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5 Stars!
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4 Stars. Our staff said, "This memoir about a girl growing up during the Bosnian War is still timely today. She experiences typical teen emotions while also trying to survive in the face of prejudice and immediate danger. When she rescues a stray cat, it becomes a mascot and source of hope for herself and her family."
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Out of 5 Stars, our staff member gave it a 4! They said, "A dystopian story about our penal system. Take a bit of Gladiator, mix with The Running Man, add a dash of The Hunger Games: voila! Chain-Gang All-Stars."
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36) Circe
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4 Stars
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5 Stars! Our staff said, "If you love Scotland, Outlander, or just men in kilts, this book is for you!"
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4 Stars. Our staff said, "Call of the Wild set in space! A teen girl must train a monstrous wolf for high-stakes dog sled race on a planet where the extreme temperatures and wildlife aren't as dangerous as the other racers."
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