Staff Picks from the Children's Room

Photo of Children's Services Manager Erin Nguyen with her picks

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.

The Children's Room at Lawson McGhee Library


Julius, the Baby of the World by Kevin Henkes

Junonia by Kevin Henkes

Olive's Ocean by Kevin Henkes


Sunrise at Normandy Series by Sarah Sundin

Wolfie the Bunny by Ame Dyckman


Outlander Series by Diana Gabaldon


Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Fangirl: The Manga by Rainbow Rowel

The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander


Fair and Tender Ladies by Lee Smith

The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom


The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse by Eric Carle

Frederick by Lio Lionni

Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney