Staff Selections


Each month, Beaumont Library District staff members offer recommendations on some of their favorite books & DVD’s. 

Find out what the staff recommends each month by viewing the list below.

Some recommendations are recent releases, while others have stood the test of time. 

Each recommendation is followed by a comment on why the title was suggested. 

Click on the image to see if the item is available to check out!

  1. February 2022
  2. March 2022
  3. April 2022
  4. May 2022


Recommended by Allison

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Great adult stores! The opposite of his kid novels.

Recommended by Jasmine

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Inspiring story of a young black girl living in poverty and fighting for free speech through hip-hop; her salvation.

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Debut novel that is a captivation Jane Eyre/Ethiopian inspired fantasy! Excellent!

Recommended by Julia

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Ann Patchett never disappoints, be it fiction or essays. This is a beautiful collection.

Recommended by Sarah

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A feminist/darker retelling of "Lord of the Flies."

Recommended by Tamara

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A whimsical novel that shows the results of grief, the consequences of long kept secrets, & the life changing power of forgiveness.

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A quick & concise unconventional novel telling the story of a relationship[p presented as dictionary entries.

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Insightful book about ingredients in popular food & non-food items.

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