Staff Picks from Administration, Branch Services, and Communications

Communications staff member wearing headphones, holding up phone screen with audiobook

Want to know what books, DVDs and music Knox County Public Library staff love reading, watching and listening to? Look no further than our monthly Staff Picks series, highlighting items in our Collection.

Administration, Branch Services, and Communications

You won't generally see our Administration, Branch Services, and Communications staff. These are the folks who are behind the scenes, making sure our libraries are staffed with the friendly, knowledgeable folks you've come to know and trust, and making sure the equipment, services and programs you require are current and accessible. What are these departments reading? 

Where I Come From: Stories From the Deep South by Rick Bragg

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

The Three Billy Goats Gruff by Paul Galdone

Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant and Unfussy New Favorites by Deb Perelman

The Rabbit Listened by Cori Doerrfeld

The World That We Knew by Alice Hoffman

Just As I Am by Cicely Tyson

Notorious (1946), dir. Alfred Hitchcock

To Catch a Thief (1955), dir. Alfred Hitchcock

The Awful Truth (1937), dir. Leo McCarey

We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live: Collected Nonfiction by Joan Didion

The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins

Borne by Jeff VanderMeer

Vicious by V.E. Schwab

Speaks the Nightbird by Robert McCammon  

The Talisman by Stephen King & Peter Straub

Batman: Night of the Owls by Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo