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2019 Best of the Best List

Lisa's Picks: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett | The Butterfly Girl by Rene Denfeld | Chances Are by Richard Russo

Karen's Picks: Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead | When All is Said by Anne Griffin | Finding Chika by Mitch Albom

Laurie's Picks: Dearly Beloved by Cara Wall | Running with Sherman by Christopher MsDougall | Love and Lemons Every Day by Jeanine Donofrio (cookbook)

Dawn's Picks: The Hike by Allison Farrel | Fountains of Silence by Rita Sepetys | Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation by Stuart Gibbs

Heather's Picks: The Testaments by Margaret Atwood | Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton | The Grace Year by Kim Liggett

Elizabeth's Picks: Sabrina & Corina by Kali Fajardo | Underland by Robert McFarlane | The Reading Life by C.S. Lewis

Sarah's Picks: A Pilgrimage to Eternity by Timothy Egan | The Eight Master Lessons of Nature by Gary Ferguson | The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, & the Horse by Charlie Mackesy

Kendra's Pick:  The Mermaid's Voice Returns in this One by Amanda Lovelace

Devon's Pick: The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials Trilogy) by Philip Pullman

 This Year We're Also Passionate About:

Hyms of the Republic by S.C. Gwynne, Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid, The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern, The Honey Bus by Meredith May, The Moment of List by MElinda Gates, Can You Hear the Trees Talking by Peter Wohlleben, The Sixties Trilogy by Deborah Wiles, Trinity Sight by Jennifer Givhan, Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson, The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood, Inland by Tea Obreht, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong, The Most Fun We Ever Had  by Claire Lombardo