Suggested Reads from 2013
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel editor Jim Higgins offered a list of his favorite books for 2013 that should not be overlooked. Each is available at the Town Hall Library through Café.
Al Capp: A Life To The Contrary by Denis Kitchen
How To Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid
Life After Life: A Novel by Kate Atkinson (available in multiple formats)
Men We Reaped: A Memoir by Jesmyn Ward
One Came Home by Amy Timberlake (in juvenile fiction, but its focus on 1871 Wisconsin attracts many adult readers)
Roth Unbound: A Writer and His Books by Claudia Roth Pierpoint
The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes
Stay: A History of Suicide and the Philosophies Against It by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Here is the article by Higgins with more information about each book. Please note there are two books which are not yet part of our collection and they were not included here.