**October Staff Picks**

By Caroline O'Connor | October 2 2019 | AdultsAllChildren'sGeneralGift

 

Fall is finally in the air and we have too many amazing titles this month to choose from!! Please see all of our favorites HERE!

 

 


 

Martha Stewart's Cookie Perfection
100+ Recipes to Take Your Sweet Treats to the Next Level: A Baking Book
978-1-5247-6339-8
Showstopper cookies for a new generation: from Martha Stewart, an authoritative and creative collection to take your cookies to the next level in flavor, technique, and decorative appeal
$26.00 US
Oct 15, 2019
7-3/8 x 9-1/8
Hardcover
256 Pages
Clarkson Potter
Age

You Suck at Cooking
The Absurdly Practical Guide to Sucking Slightly Less at Making Food: A Cookbook
978-0-525-57655-6
From the mysterious voice behind the wildly popular, slapstick YouTube channel comes a 60-recipe cookbook for people who can't cook, love to laugh, or both. In the signature tutorial-style of the videos, You Suck at Cooking delivers illustrated how-to's for kitchen basics, tips and tricks, fabulous sandwiches, and even funky diet trends. It's as useful as it is hilarious.
$19.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
7 x 9
Hardcover
224 Pages
Clarkson Potter
Age

How to Cocktail
Recipes and Techniques for Building the Best Drinks
978-1-945256-94-3
All the kitchen secrets, techniques, recipes, and inspiration you need to craft transcendent cocktails, from essential, canonical classics to imaginative all-new creations from America's Test Kitchen.
$24.99 US
Oct 08, 2019
6-1/2 x 9
Hardcover
272 Pages
America's Test Kitchen
Age

Rachael Ray 50
Memories and Meals from a Sweet and Savory Life: A Cookbook
978-1-9848-1799-0
America's favorite self-taught cook opens up about the most memorable moments of her life in this candid memoir-inspired cookbook featuring 125 all-new recipes.
$32.00 US
Oct 15, 2019
8 x 10
Hardcover
336 Pages
Ballantine Books
Age

Half Baked Harvest Super Simple
More Than 125 Recipes for Instant, Overnight, Meal-Prepped, and Easy Comfort Foods: A Cookbook
978-0-525-57707-2
From the author of Half Baked Harvest comes her second cookbook with 125 show-stopping recipes made simple: fewer ingredients, fool-proof meal-prepping, easy entertaining, and everything in between.
$29.99 US
Oct 29, 2019
8 x 10
Hardcover
288 Pages
Clarkson Potter
Age

Bake It
More Than 150 Recipes for Kids from Simple Cookies to Creative Cakes!
DK
978-1-4654-8614-1
Filled with baking recipes for teenage star bakers in the making
$24.99 US
Oct 01, 2019
8-1/2 x 10-7/8
Hardcover
304 Pages
DK Children
Age 10-14 years
Grades 5-9

Animal Families: Jungle
978-1-5362-0831-3
Find out the different names for mother and father animals in the jungle — and then lift the flap to find the babies and learn what they are called.Find out the different names for mother and father animals in the jungle — and then lift the flap to find the babies and learn what they are called. This striking, satisfying introduction to animal families features screen-printed artwork and bold neon ink to capture the attention and imagination of babies and toddlers.
$9.99 US
Oct 01, 2019
7-1/16 x 7-1/16
Board Book
14 Pages
Nosy Crow
Age 0-3 years
Up to Preschool

Breathing Makes It Better
A Book for Sad Days, Mad Days, Glad Days, and All the Feelings In-Between
978-1-61180-469-0
An engaging and interactive story showing children ages 3-6 the power of breath when dealing with new and difficult emotions.
$16.95 US
Oct 01, 2019
9 x 9
Hardcover
36 Pages
Bala Kids
Age 3-6 years
Up to Kindergarten

There's an Elf in Your Book
978-1-9848-9344-4
Ho, ho, ho! There's an elf in this Christmas picture book by bestselling children's author, YouTube star, and musician Tom Fletcher!
$17.99 US
Oct 01, 2019
10 x 10
Hardcover
32 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

Disney Frozen 2 The Magical Guide
Julia March
978-1-4654-7901-3
Set off on a magical adventure!Elsa and Anna must journey to an enchanted forest-and you can be with them every daring step of the way! Follow their thrilling mission to unlock the truth about Elsa's power and save the kingdom of Arendelle. Meet mysterious spirits and forest dwellers, explore exciting new locations, and discover the secrets of the past.The ultimate companion for Frozen fans, this book includes cool facts from Olaf and quizzes to test your knowledge about your favorite characters and new friends from Frozen 2!©2019 Disney
$12.99 US
Oct 04, 2019
5-7/8 x 9
Hardcover
96 Pages
DK Children
Age 5-9 years
Grades K-4

The Crayons' Christmas
978-0-525-51574-6
A brand-new Crayons book from the #1 New York Times best-selling duo Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers, just in time for the holidays. This special book has letters, games, ornaments, a poster, and even a pop-up Christmas tree!
$19.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
9 x 7-3/4
Hardcover
52 Pages
Penguin Workshop
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
978-0-593-11325-7
Bedtime Classics: charmingly illustrated board book editions of perennial favorites, simplified for the youngest readers!
$7.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
7 x 7
Board Book
18 Pages
Viking Books for Young Readers
Age 0-2 years
Up to Preschool

Goodnight Bubbala
978-0-525-55477-6
This festive parody reimagines a classic bedtime book as a lively Jewish family gathering complete with bubbies and zeydes, a dreidel, and a shmear on a bagel. Includes an exclusive latke recipe by Ina Garten, TV's Barefoot Contessa!
$17.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
10 x 8
Hardcover
32 Pages
Dial Books
Age 2-5 years
Up to Kindergarten

Happy Hair
978-1-9848-9554-7
African American girls and their beautiful hair are celebrated in this bright, joyful read-together picture book that will have girls everywhere repeating the book's chorus: "I love being me!"
$16.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
8 x 10
Hardcover
32 Pages
Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

Effin' Birds
A Field Guide to Identification
978-1-9848-5628-9
A compact, comprehensive, and very silly field guide featuring more than 200 of the rudest birds on earth.
$16.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
6 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
208 Pages
Ten Speed Press
Age

Love Poems for People with Children
978-0-593-08524-0
In the spirit of his wildly popular New Yorker pieces and the New York Times bestseller Love Poems for Married People, Thurber-prize winner John Kenney presents a hilarious new collection of poetry for people with children.
$15.00 US
Oct 15, 2019
4-13/16 x 7-5/16
Hardcover
112 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons
Age

Christmas Cheer Mad Libs
978-1-5247-9338-8
May your days be merry and bright this Christmas with a four-in-one Mad Libs that brings joy to the NOUN.
$8.99 US
Oct 15, 2019
7-1/2 x 10
Paperback
192 Pages
Mad Libs
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7