Staff Picks Table


You may have noticed our ever revolving seasonal table in the store. We have featured our social justice books here, as well as Christmas, Veteran’s Day, Valentine’s, etc…

We are happy to now showcase our new Staff Picks on this table. All staff members of Old Town Books have picked an assortment of books to be displayed, all personal favorites from the store.
If you’re looking for a great recommendation, look no further than this table!
Mary Ellen’s Picks:
Dark Tides
Just Mercy
The Handmaid’s Tale
The Power of One
The Things They Carried
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek
Cindy’s Picks:
The Book of Lost Friends
The Weight of Ink
All the Light We Cannot See
The Sentinel
The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue
The Once and Future Witches
The Lost and Found Bookshop
Peggy’s Picks:
Across that Bridge
All the Devils Are Here
This is Your Time
Light for the World to See
The Splendid and the Vile
The Evening and the Morning
The Secret History
The Kite Runner
Krystal’s Picks:
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Normal People
To Kill a Mockingbird
A Man Called Ove
The Guest List
The Help
Joe’s Picks:
The Pocket Thich Nhat Hanh
The Pocket Pema Chodron
The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Leaves of Grass
Song of Myself
Questions I am asked about the Holocaust
The Book of Joy
Just So Stories
Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers
Doug’s Picks:
American Moonshot
The Queen’s Gambit
The Bright Book of Life
The Best American Short Stories 2020
Samuel Taylor Coleridge: The Major Works
A Good Man is Hard to Find
Best Tent Camping: Texas
Cuphead: In a Mountain of Trouble
Batman: The Long Halloween