Donna's Picks

Drawing of Donna by Katie Knudson
Portrait by Katie Knudson
My favorite question is, “What do you recommend for building a newborn’s first library?” In addition to board books for babies, I love literary fiction, nonfiction about nature & history, and memoirs (especially memoirs in graphic format, such as Emmanuel Guibert’s memoirs of WWII.)

Click on the covers below to read Donna's recommendations!


The Anthropocene ReviewedCover of The Swallowed ManDessert IslandLet's Find MomoThe Secret Life of WhaltesHello, MoonChamp and MajorWhen Everyone Was Fast AsleepThe NeedSamuel Johnson's Eternal ReturnYoung People's HistoryCover of Everything Sad is Untrue: (a true story)New Boy Fetch The Best We Could Do The First Fifteen LivesA Brief History of EveryoneSometimes I LiePrairie FiresThe Indifferent Stars Above by Daniel James Brown   Piper by Jay Asher and Jessica Freeburg   Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson   History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund