List: "Heart Spring Mountain" by Robin MacArthur "Warlight" by Michael Ondaatje "Love and Ruin" by Paula McLain "Order of Time" by Carlo Rovelli "The Punishment She Deserves" by Elizabeth George "Grief Cottage" by Gail Godwin
List: "Ruthless Tide: The Heroes and Villains of the Johnstown Flood, America's Astonishing Gilded Age Disaster" by Al Roker - event at Chatham Bookstore on June 9 "Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America" by James and Deborah Fallows "The Ashokan Way: Landscape's Path Into Consciousness" by Gail Straub "The Spirit Photographer" by Jon Michael Varese "Pops: Fatherhood in Pieces" by Michael Chabon "What I Leave Behind" by Alison McGhee
List: "The Overstory: A Novel" by Richard Powers "The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath" by Leslien Jamison "Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo" by Zora Neale Hurston "Spring" by Karl Ove Knausgaard "The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century" by Kirk Wallace Johnson
List: "My Ex-Life" by Stephen McAuley "The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World" by Simon Winchester "Barracoon: The Story of the Last 'Black Cargo'" by Zora Neale Hurston "Warlight" by Michael Ondaatje "The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels" by Jon Mecham "The Destiny Thief" by Richard Russo "Tyrant" by Stephen Greenblatt "The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl" by Stacy McAnulty "Who Was That?" by Olivier Tallec
Today's Book Picks come from Matt Tannenbaum from The Bookstore in Lenox.
List: “The Overstory: A Novel” by Richard Powers “The Largesse of the Sea Maiden: Stories” by Denis Johnson “The Art of the Wasted Day” by Patricia Hampl “Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer” by Barbara Ehrenreich Assorted works of Russell Hoban “The Secret Lives of Color” by Kassia St. Caire “Werner's Nomenclature of Colours: Adapted to Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Mineralogy, Anatomy, and the Arts” by Patrick Syme, illustrated by Abraham Gottlob Werner