Off the Shelf: Listen
June is Audiobook Month! There are many new titles we have added to the collection in the past few months. If you haven’t tried listening to an audiobook, this month (or any month) is a great time to give it a try.
“You May Want to Marry My Husband” 921 Rosenth
You may have heard about this one. It’s a memoir by Jason Rosenthal, husband of bestselling author Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Jason writes about what came next after Amy wrote a Modern Love column for the New York Times titled “You May Want to Marry My Husband.” The column ran in the paper shortly before her death from ovarian cancer, and went viral. Amy gives her husband the gift of her blessing to move on and find happiness after she is gone. This is one for your TBL (to be listened) list.
“Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life” 650.1 Kondo
Marie Kondo, author of “Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” and star of the Netflix show, “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo,” is at it again. This time she takes on your workspace. Using her famous KonMari method she will guide you through the clutter, and help you find joy at work!
“Food Fix: How to Save Our Health, Our Economy, Our Communities, and Our Planet, One Bite At a Time” 363.85 Hyman
Mark Hyman believes that current food and agricultural policies are responsible for some of the world’s most pressing problems, such as obesity, chronic disease, and climate change. He presents solutions to make our world healthier through cutting edge nutritional and environment science.
“The Hunt for History: On the Trail of the World’s Lost Treasures” 790.132 Raab
This sounds like the ultimate Pickers episode! Nathan Raab, one of the world’s most prominent dealers of historical documents and artifacts, shares stories of his greatest discoveries, “From the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the Secret Recordings Onboard JFK’s Air Force One” and much more.
“Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days That Changed the World” by Chris Wallace
“The Answer Is…:Reflections on My Life” by Alex Trebek
We’re open! Stop in and grab an audiobook for your summer road trip. See you soon!