Library Staff Favorites of 2014

With 2015 just around the corner bringing a whole new crop of to-be-read lists to tackle, shows to watch, and music to experience, Staff at Mount Prospect Public Library took time to pause and look at what brought us joy in 2014. Check out staff members’ favorite books, CDs, or DVDs they read, watched and/or listened to in 2014. Feel free to share what is on your list of favorites for the year!

Picture of AllisonAllison
South Branch:
The Magician’s Land
The Melancholy of Mechagirl

Amy
Community
Services:

Tell the Wolves I’m Home
The Fall

Picture of AmyAmy
Youth Services:
Never Say Die
Clink

Cover of Barb B.Barb
Fiction/AV/Teen:
Enough Said
I Must Say

Barbara
Fiction/AV/Teen:
Orphan Black S. 2
Ready Player One

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture of CarlaCarla
Administration:
The Round House
Omar

Picture of Carmel ShaneCarmel Shane
Circulation:
Once Upon a Time
18 Months

Picture of CarolCarol
Community
Services:

Little Failure
Hotel Florida

Picture of CathleenCathleen
Fiction/AV/Teen
:
Station Eleven
Bron/Broen

Colleen
Fiction/AV/Teen:
Steelheart
The 100

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture of CynthiaCynthia
Research
Services:
Ready Player One
The Returned

Picture of DaleDale
Research
Services:
Hysterical
Transgender Dysphoria Blues

Picture of DianeDiane
Fiction/AV/Teen:
Among Others
Guardians of the Galaxy

Picture of DonnaDonna
Fiction/AV/Teen:
Winter Street
Duets II

Picture of ErinErin
Youth Services:
The Screaming Staircase
Hilda and the Bird Parade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture of EvaEva
Research
Services:
Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Tell the Wolves I’m Home

Picture of JanineJanine
Circulation:
True Detective
Ready Player One

Picture of JoeJoe
Research
Services:
Lowball
Rick and Morty

Picture of KarenKaren
Registration:
Ancillary Justice
Neptune’s Inferno

Picture of LarryLarry
Fiction/AV/Teen:
The Martian
Redshirts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture of LindaLinda
IT Services:
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle
The Martian

Picture of MartaMarta
Fiction/AV/Teen:
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
The Awakening of Miss Prim

Picture of Mary JaneMary Jane
Research
Services:
Controlled Descent
How Dogs Love Us

Picture of MeganMegan
South Branch
:
Red Rising
Saga

Picture of NancyNancy
Fiction/AV/Teen:
My Salinger Year
American Hustle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture of NicoleNicole
Circulation:
The Paying Guests
Life in Motion

Picture of PaulaPaula
Registration:
Rush
Dad is Fat

Picture of PennyPenny
Research
Services:

Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
Leaving Time

Picture of RosemaryRosemary
Technical
Services:

Natchez Burning
How the Light Gets In

Picture of StevenSteve
Research
Services:
Death on the Nile
Cosmos