Staff Picks from Bearden Branch Library

Bearden Branch Manager Nicole holding her staff pick, The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton

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.

Bearden Branch Library

Bearden Branch Library is situated at the intersection of Papermill Drive and Kingston Pike in the Bee De Selm Building. We've had a year of change and welcomed several new staff members. Our reading interests and experiences include a bit of everything—art, literary fiction, history, opera, children's literature, and more. Stop by today and get to know Bearden Branch Library.   

The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton

A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore

My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Everything is Teeth by Evie Wyld

Have you Filled a Bucket Today? by Carol McCloud

The Invisible Man (2020), dir. Leigh Whannell

The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri

My Greek Table by Diane Kochilas

Pick Me Up Off the Floor (2020, CD) by Norah Jones

The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

Circe by Madeline Miller

A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole

The Monkey Wrench Gang by Edward Abbey

This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War by Drew Gilpin Faust

La Sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini

Cawdor and Medea: A Long Poem After Euripides by Robinson Jeffers

Anna Karenina by Clarence Brown

Girl in Snow by Danya Kukafka

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris