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Indie Owners Book Recommendations

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 - 01:44 PM

Three independent area booksellers visited The Brian Lehrer Show this morning and left their recommendations for holiday gift suggestions:

Sarah McNally of McNally Jackson:
Fiction - Lydia Peele’s Reasons for and Advantages of Breathing: Stories
Nonfiction – Graeme Gibson’s The Bedside Book of Birds: An Avian Miscellany

Christina Onorati of WORD Bookstore:
Fiction - The Gone-Away World by Nick Harkaway
Children’s - The Curious Garden by Peter Brown
Graphic Novel - Asterios Polyp by David Mazzucchelli
Young Adult - When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

Marva Allen of Hue-Man Bookstore:
Nonfiction - Step Out on Nothing: How Faith and Family Helped Me Conquer Life's Challenges by Byron Pitts (CBS News correspondent)
Children’s – Testing the Ice: A True Story About Jackie Robinson by Sharon Robinson
Young Adult - Poneasequa - Goddess of the Waters by Stephanie A. Duckworth-Elliott

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Comments [3]

Asterios Polyp – The perfect holiday gift &l

[...] independent area booksellers visited The Brian Lehrer Show this morning and left their recommendations for holiday gift [...]

Nov. 18 2009 05:49 PM
NYC Indie Bookstore Handsell « Independent B

[...] Marva Allen (of Hue-Man Bookstore), Sarah McNally (of McNally Jackson Books), and Christine Onorati (of WORD) talked about indie bookstores and their favorite titles on WNYC’s Brian Lehrer Show. You can listen to the segment and see a list of all the books they suggested. [...]

Nov. 18 2009 10:07 AM
WNYC - WNYC News Blog » Independent Bookstor

[...] a list of their recommendations can be found here. 12 comments | Posted in Culture [...]

Nov. 17 2009 03:44 PM

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