CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. The Chappaqua Library assisted The Daily Chappaqua in bringing adults, teens and children the top literary choices for the week. The books were chosen by adult reference librarians Martha Alcott and Vicki Fuqua and Miriam Budin, children's librarian.
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Adult Fiction The Leftovers by Tom Perotta ISBN: 978-0-312-35834-1 What the book's about: The astute observer of 21st century suburban life wonders what life is like for those NOT taken in a 'Rapture'-like occurrence."
Adult Nonfiction Killer Stuff and Tons of Money: Seeking History and Hidden Gems in Flea Market America by Maureen Stanton ISBN: 978-1-59420-293-3 What the book's about: A journey into the rich and sometimes hilarious 'fleaosphere' subculture through the life of master dealer Curt Avery."
Teen Fiction The Accidental Genius of Weasel High by Rick Detorie ISBN: 1595141715 What the book's about: The creator of the comic strip 'One Big Happy' imagines the personal blog of freshman Larkin Pace, who is short, penniless, confused about girls and tormented by his older sister."
Teen Nonfiction "Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off: the Science Scoop on More Than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!" by Glenn Murphy ISBN: 978-0-329-84333-5 What the book's about: "Snakes! Killer Bacteria! Aliens! Book Reports! Why you're scared of all these...and more!"
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