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      This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
"Island Child" by Molly Aitken
"Flyaway" by Kathleen Jennings
"Piranesi" by Susanna Clarke
"Sisters" by Daisy Johnson
"Mill Town: Reckoning with What Remains" by Kerri Arsenault
"World of Wonders" by Aimee Nezhukumatathil
"Old World Italian: Recipes and Secrets from Our Travels in Italy: A Cookbook" by Mimi Thorisson

    This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
"The Party Upstairs" by Lee Conell
"Survivor Song" by Paul Tremblay
"Rotherweird" by Andrew Caldecott
"The Cold Vanish: Seeking the Missing in North America’s Wildlands" by Jon Billman
"Weird: The Power of Being an Outsider in an Insider World" by Olga Khazan
"The Mermaid, the Witch and the Sea" by Maggie Tokuda-Hall
"A Peculiar Peril" by Jeff VanderMeer

    This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
“Simon the Fiddler” by Paulette Jiles
“Sea Wife” by Amity Gaige
“Beheld” by Tarashea Nesbit
“Notes from an Apocalypse” by Mark O’Connell
“Bird Therapy” by Joe Harkness
“Dining In: Highly Cookable Recipes: A Cookbook” by Alison Roman
“Echo Mountain” by Lauren Wolk

      This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks and Kate Reid of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
"The Innocents" by Michael Crummey
"Kingdomtide" by Rye Curtis
"Ghost Wall" by Sarah Moss
"An Arabian Journey: One Man's Quest Through the Heart of the Middle East" by Levison Wood
"Where’s Baby" by Anne Hunter
"Flowers in the Gutter: The True Story of the Edelweiss Pirates, Teenagers Who Resisted the Nazis" by K. R. Gaddy
"Greta’s Story: The Schoolgirl Who Went on Strike to Save the Planet" by Veronica Carratello "The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington" (Young Readers edition) by Brad Meltzer
"Code Girls: The True Story of the American Women Who Secretly Broke Codes in World War II" (Young Readers edition) by Liza Mundy

    This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks and Kate Reid of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
“Dutch House” by Ann Patchett
“Ninth House” by Leigh Bardugo
“On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey” by Paul Theroux
“How to Catch a Mole: Wisdom from a Life Lived in Nature” by Marc Hamer
“Marley” by Jon Clinch
“Home in the Woods” by Eliza Wheeler
“The Hundred-Year Barn” by Patricia MacLachlan, illustrated by Kenard Pak
“Paper Son: The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist” by Julie Leung, illustrated by Chris Sasaki

  This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
“Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead
“A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World” by C. A. Fletcher
“Big Sky” by Kate Atkinson
“Shadowlands: Fear and Freedom at the Oregon Standoff” by Anthony McCann
“Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss” by Margaret Renkl
“A Stitch in Time” by Daphne Kalmar
“The Someone New” by Jill Twiss, Eg Keller

Upcoming event: "Dannemora" by Charles Gardner - Wednesday, 7/24 at 7 p.m.

    This week's Book Picks come from Connie Brooks and Kate Reid of Battenkill Books in Cambridge, NY.

List:
“The Library Book” by Susan Orleans
“Diary of a Bookseller” by Shaun Bythell
“Clockmaker’s Daughter” by Kate Morton
“Bitter Orange” by Claire Fuller
"A House that Once Was" by Julie Fogliano illustrated by Lane Smith
"A Home in the Barn" by Margaret Wise Brown illustrated Jerry Pinkney
"Bridge of Clay" by Markus Zusak