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July 2017 Staff Picks

“Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.” ―Helen Keller

Book reviews: Audiobooks great for the road

Summertime is the time for the family road trip, and what better way to see the country than from the back of a car with an audiobook playing inside. This book review was written by Chris Erickson, manager of Off The Beaten Path . This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book review: Colm Toibin’s novel ‘House of Names’ offers new twist on classic Greek tragedy

This book review was written by Jenna Meier-Bilbo is a bookseller at Off the Beaten Path Bookstore. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot

Book review: ‘American Eclipse’ a captivating read

Still wondering if you should head to Wyoming to witness the total solar eclipse this summer? Science journalist David Baron's suspenseful tale of "nature's grandest spectacle" that crossed the Wild West in 1878 will seal the deal for your Aug. 21 road trip. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book review: Sci-fi novel, ‘Dark Matter,’ asks ‘what if?’

This book review was written by Alysa Selby, digital services librarian at the Bud Werner Memorial Library. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book reviews: Books offer journey into space

These book reviews were written by Beryl Lenk, assistant manager at Off the Beaten Path. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

May 2017 Staff Picks

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ~ C.S. Lewis

Book reviews: Recipe book helps change game

These book reviews were written by Chris Painter, library director at Bud Werner Memorial Library and was originally published in Steamboat Pilot

March 2017 Staff Picks

“A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.” –Chinese Proverb. Books to welcome spring in this month's staff picks.

Book review: Novel testament to courage, family

This review of "We Were the Lucky Ones," by Georgia Hunter and published by Viking was written by Virgie DeNucci, a bookseller at Off the Beaten Path. This review was originally published in The Steamboat Pilot

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