Trails Regional Library staff have shared their favorites from 2020, whether they were newly published or just newly discovered in this wild year. We’ve included our reviews as well as handy links to each title in our catalog so you can check them out, too!
One Child: The Story of China’s Most Radical Experiment
By: Mei Fong
Genre: Non-Fiction/Modern History
Staff Review – Jacqueline, Lexington Branch: I was shocked and saddened by the far reaching repercussions of this policy.
Link to Reserve: https://trails.missourievergreen.org/eg/opac/record/2127116?locg=1
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
By: Charlie Mackesy
Genre: Comics/Self-help Book
Staff Review – Barbara, Lexington Branch: I loved the book because it is written so sweetly and fills your heart with love. It will help you steer through life’s ups and downs. The illustrations are SO beautifully done.
Link to Reserve: https://trails.missourievergreen.org/eg/opac/record/3737924?locg=1
A Stolen Life: A Memoir
By: Jaycee Lee Dugard
Genre: Biography/Autobiography/Memoir/True crime
Staff Review – Linda, Odessa Branch: I remember when this happened many years ago. Even though it’s a tough story to read, she’s pulling her life back together.
Link to Reserve: https://trails.missourievergreen.org/eg/opac/record/1301586?locg=272