Dec 07, 2012
It's that time of year again! Time to review the past year and make your best of 2012 lists! This year, we're bringing you Ramsey County Library staff's favorite reads (and movies and music) of 2012. Enjoy! Let us know in the comments or on Facebook --what did YOU love this year?
Our first top ten of 2012 comes from Carol F. - Reference Librarian at Roseville:
1) The Innocent  by Taylor Stevens - mystery thriller dealing with world wide cult
2) No Biking in the House Without a Helmet  by Melissa Fay Greene - a humorous and heartbreaking look at one family's experience with international adoption
3) WWW: Watch  by Robert Sawyer - last book in a trilogy dealing with the www becoming in AI
4) Leaving MotherLake : A Girlhood at the Edge of the World  by Yang Erche Namu - interesting biography about a opera singer in China
5) Red Shirts  by David Scalzi - laugh out loud fun for Trekkers everywhere
6) Find Me  by Carol O'Connell - mystery part of the Kathy Mallory series - never to be missed
7) No Mark Upon Her  by Deborah Crombie the latest installment in the Duncan Kincaid & Gemma Kincaid series
8) Bones are Forever  by Kathy Reichs - Temperance is looking into a serial killer who killed babies
9) Defending Jacob  by William Landay - how far would you go to defend your child?
10) New Tricks (DVD)  - any season - British police show that shows the humor of growing old and solving crimes