Recommended Reads

Staff Picks


Michelle
  Moby Dick - Herman Melville
  The Time Machine - H.G. Wells
  Dracula - Bram Stocker
  Journey to the Center of the Earth - 
       Jules Verne
Dorisann
  Wine and Punishment - Sarah Fox

Margaret
  Rose Harbor in Bloom - Debbie Macomber

Katie
  Serpent Dove - Shelby Mahurin

Lisa
  Elizabeth Lowell - Amber Beach

Abby
  Theft of Swords - Michael J. Sullivan
  Dreamer's Pool - Juliet Marillier


Most Checked Out & Requested Books in December
at Charlestown-Clark County Public Library


  1. Twisted twenty-six v.26 - Evanovich, Janet
  2. The 19th Christmas v.19 - Patterson, James
  3. Blue moon v.24 : a Jack Reacher novel - Child, Lee
  4. Criss Cross v.27 - Patterson, James
  5. A Minute to Midnight v.2 - Baldacci, David
  6. The Guardians - Grisham, John
  7. After Sundown - Howard, Linda/ Jones, Linda
  8. The vanishing - Krentz, Jayne Ann
  9. Horton and the Kwuggerbug and more lost stories - Seuss, Dr.
  10. Spy : a novel - Steel, Danielle
  11. When you see me : a novel - Gardner, Lisa
  12. Where the crawdads sing - Owens, Delia
  13. Country Strong - Miller, Linda Lael
  14. The River Murders - Patterson, James/ Born, James
  15. The night fire v.2 - Connelly, Michael
  16. Batman rebirth deluxe edition Book 4 - King, Tom
  17. Hindsight - Johansen, Iris/ Johansen, Roy
  18. Killer Instinct - Patterson, James/ Roughan, Howard
  19. Moral compass : a novel - Steel, Danielle
  20. The giver of stars - Moyes, Jojo
  21. Blindside - Patterson, James/ Born, James
  22. Horton hears a Who! - Seuss, Dr.
  23. Kiss the girls and make them cry - Clark, Mary Higgins
  24. The Country Guesthouse - Carr, Robyn
  25. The Inn - Patterson, James/ Fox, Candice
  26. The butter battle book - Seuss, Dr.
  27. Treason - Woods, Stuart
  28. Garfield cleans his plate - Davis, Jim
  29. Garfield souped up - Davis, Jim
  30. How do dinosaurs say merry Christmas? - Yolen, Jane
  31. Oh, what a Christmas! - Garland, Michael
  32. Taste of home Christmas : 400+ Recipes, Menus, Crafts, Snacks, Desserts, Gift Ideas
  33. The Christmas boutique v.21 - Chiaverini, Jennifer
  34. Beating about the bush v.30 - Beaton, M. C.
  35. Dog Man : for whom the ball rolls - Pilkey, Dav.
  36. Dog man : Fetch-22 - Pilkey, Dav.
  37. Fancy Nancy's splendiferous Christmas - O'Connor, Jane
  38. Garfield : Caution: wide load - Davis, Jim
  39. Garfield lard of the jungle - Davis, Jim
  40. Garfield large & in charge - Davis, Jim
  41. Garfield pigs out - Davis, Jim
  42. How the Grinch stole Christmas - Seuss, Dr.
  43. Noel Street v.3 - Evans, Richard Paul
  44. That's good! that's bad! on Santa's journey - Cuyler, Margery
  45. The Sneetches, and other stories. - Seuss, Dr.
  46. The dark side : a novel - Steel, Danielle
  47. The fountains of silence : a novel - Sepetys, Ruta
  48. The rise of magicks v.3 - Roberts, Nora
  49. What happens in paradise : a novel - Hilderbrand, Elin
  50. Chasing Cassandra - Kleypas, Lisa
  51. Coconut Layer Cake Murder - Fluke, Joanne.
  52. Cut and Run v.30 - Michaels, Fern
  53. Garfield blots out the sun - Davis, Jim
  54. Garfield goes to his happy place - Davis, Jim
  55. Garfield loses his feet - Davis, Jim
  56. Garfield, older & wider - Davis, Jim
  57. Golden in death - Robb, J. D.
  58. How the Easter Bunny saved Christmas - Anderson, Derek
  59. If you tell : a true story of murder, family secrets, and the unbreakable bond of sisterhood - Olsen, Gregg
  60. Lady in the lake : a novel - Lippman, Laura
  61. Outfox - Brown, Sandra
  62. Santa's story - Hillenbrand, Will
  63. Smoke screen - Blackstock, Terri
  64. Smokescreen v.26 - Johansen, Iris
  65. The Nuts : bedtime at the Nut house - Litwin, Eric
  66. The Warning - Patterson, James/ Wells, Robison
  67. The institute - King, Stephen
  68. The lost man - Harper, Jane (Jane Elizabeth)
  69. 30 years of laughs and lasagna : the life & times of a fat, furry legend! - Davis, Jim
  70. A Christmas gathering : a novel - Perry, Anne
  71. An Otis Christmas - Long, Loren
  72. Batman : an origin story - Sazaklis, John
  73. Big lies in a small town - Chamberlain, Diane
  74. Child's play : a novel - Steel, Danielle
  75. Cinder v.1 - Meyer, Marissa
  76. Click, clack, ho ho ho! - Cronin, Doreen
  77. Dasher - Tavares, Matt
  78. David gets in trouble - Shannon, David
  79. Diary of a wimpy kid v.14 : wrecking ball - Kinney, Jeff
  80. Dinosaur Christmas - Pallotta, Jerry
  81. Disney christmas storybook collection
  82. Garfield eats crow - Davis, Jim
  83. Garfield gets his just desserts : [his 47th book] - Davis, Jim
  84. Garfield goes bananas - Davis, Jim
  85. Let it snow : a novel - Thayer, Nancy
  86. Lost and found : a novel - Steel, Danielle
  87. Odie unleashed! : Garfield lets the dog out - Davis, Jim
  88. One Good Deed - Baldacci, David
  89. Parting Shot - Barclay, Linwood
  90. Roblox character encyclopedia
  91. Room for a little one : a Christmas tale - Waddell, Martin
  92. Shall I knit you a hat? : a Christmas yarn - Klise, Kate
  93. Spirit of the season - Michaels, Fern
  94. Such a fun age : a novel - Reid, Kiley
  95. The 12 days of Christmas - Cabrera, Jane
  96. The 8th Garfield treasury - Davis, Jim
  97. The Christmas star - Pfister, Marcus
  98. The Swans of Fifth Avenue : a novel - Benjamin, Melanie
  99. The Three Bears' Christmas - Duval, Kathy
  100. The book of queens : legendary leaders, fierce females, and wonder women who ruled the world - Drimmer, Stephanie Warren
  101. The gingerbread man loose in the school - Murray, Laura
  102. The mother-in-law - Hepworth, Sally
  103. There's an elf in your book - Fletcher, Tom
  104. Where teddy bears come from - Burgess, Mark
  105. Window on the bay : a novel - Macomber, Debbie
  106. Winter is here - Henkes, Kevin
  107. Wyoming heart v.9 - Palmer, Diana
  108. A Bad Kitty Christmas v.3 - Bruel, Nick
  109. A murderous tangle v.3 - Goldenbaum, Sally
  110. A unicorn named Sparkle's first Christmas - Young, Amy
  111. All the flowers in Paris : a novel - Jio, Sarah
  112. Birnbaum's Walt Disney World : the official vacation guide 2020 : expert advice from the inside source -
  113. Bob books. Beginning Readers Set 1, Beginning readers - Maslen, Bobby Lynn
  114. Boy-crazy Stacey - Galligan, Gale
  115. Christmas in Silver Springs v.6 - Novak, Brenda
  116. Christmas in the barn - Brown, Margaret Wise
  117. Christmas in the castle - Posner-Sanchez, Andrea
  118. Christmas kitten, home at last - Pulver, Robin
  119. Diary of a wimpy kid v.1 - Kinney, Jeff
  120. Dino-Christmas - Wheeler, Lisa
  121. Drama - Telgemeier, Raina
  122. Educated : a memoir - Westover, Tara
  123. Final option v.14 - Cussler, Clive
  124. Garfield as himself - Davis, Jim
  125. Garfield beefs up - Davis, Jim
  126. Garfield hams it up - Davis, Jim
  127. Garfield potbellly of gold - Davis, Jim
  128. Garfield sits around the house - Davis, Jim
  129. Garfield takes the cake - Davis, Jim
  130. Garfield tips the scales - Davis, Jim
  131. Genesis - Cook, Robin
  132. Guess who's coming to Santa's for dinner? - DePaola, Tomie
  133. Here comes Santa paws v.24 - Berenson, Laurien
  134. Hush - Loeb, Jeph
  135. I spy Christmas : a book of picture riddles - Marzollo, Jean
  136. If you take a mouse to the movies - Numeroff, Laura Joffe
  137. Into the dark v.5 - Rose, Karen
  138. It's Christmas, David! - Shannon, David
  139. Jingle bells - Trapani, Iza
  140. Lethal agent - Flynn, Vince
  141. Major Impossible - Hale, Nathan
  142. Me / Elton John Official Autobiography - John, Elton
  143. Meant to be yours v.5 - Mallery, Susan
  144. Merry Christmas, Splat - Scotton, Rob
  145. Merry and bright : a novel - Macomber, Debbie
  146. Minecraft construction handbook - Needler, Matthew
  147. Mr. Nobody : a novel - Steadman, Catherine
  148. Mumbo gumbo murder v.16 - Childs, Laura
  149. My little pony baking book - Johnstone, Christi
  150. Overthrow : the war with China and North Korea--fall of an empire - Poyer, David
  151. Pete the cat saves Christmas - Litwin, Eric
  152. Pinkalicious and the flower fairy - Kann, Victoria
  153. Quantum - Cornwell, Patricia Daniels
  154. Ripley's believe it or not! : out of this world edition.
  155. Santa Bruce - Higgins, Ryan T.
  156. Santa paws : the picture book - White, Ellen Emerson
  157. Santa's new suit - Rader, Laura
  158. Santa's stuck - Greene, Rhonda Gowler
  159. Santasaurus - Sharkey, Niamh
  160. Sparkly new friends v.1 - Burnell, Heather Ayris
  161. Summer of '69 - Hilderbrand, Elin
  162. Tales from a not-so-best friend forever v.14 - Russell, Rachel Renee
  163. The 18th abduction v.18 - Patterson, James
  164. The Broken Road - Evans, Richard Paul
  165. The Dutch house : a novel - Patchett, Ann
  166. The LEGO adventure book : robots, planes, cities & more! - Rothrock, Megan
  167. The Stranger Inside - Baskin, Lisa Unger
  168. The bad guys in The big bad wolf - Blabey, Aaron
  169. The book of kings : magnificent monarchs, notorious nobles, and more distinguished dudes who ruled the world - Magyar, Caleb
  170. The deserter : a novel - DeMille, Nelson
  171. The gingerbread pirates - Kladstrup, Kristin
  172. The goldfinch - Tartt, Donna
  173. The lightning thief v.1 - Riordan, Rick
  174. The rescue mission - Barbo, Maria S.
  175. The silent patient - Michaelides, Alex
  176. The way I heard it / True Tales for the Curious Mind With a Short Attention Span - Rowe, Mike
  177. Trap Lane v.6 - Cameron, Stella
  178. Under currents - Roberts, Nora
  179. Vendetta in death v.49 : an Eve Dallas novel - Robb, J. D.
  180. Welcome to Alola! - Barbo, Maria S.