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Book review: New novel explores racism, justice

This book review of "Small Great Things," by Jodi Picolt, is written by Virgie DeNucci, a bookseller at Off the Beaten Path. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book review: Moriarty hits again with 'Truly Madly Guilty'

This book review of “Truly Madly Guilty,” by Liane Moriarty, is written by Kim Brack, bookseller at Off the Beaten Path. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

September 2016 Staff Picks

"The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading." ~David Bailey

Books to grow in knowledge in this month's staff picks.

Book review: Great picture books for fall

Now that school is back in session, picture books are a great way to relax after a long day. The following are a selection of new pictures books that Off the Beaten Path is proud to share.

All the books are targeted toward children age 3 through 8, though picture books are also fun for kids who already know how to read; they help with building vocabulary, fluency and keeping kids engaged and interested in reading.

August 2016 Staff Picks

"Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body." ~ Joseph Addison

Books recommended by our staff for an active mind.

Book review: New novel enthralling tale of ambition, deceit

This book review of "The Muse," by Jessie Burton, is written by Chris Painter, director of Bud Werner Memorial Library. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book review: Memoir both flawed and beautiful

This book review of "TheLand of Enchantment," by Leigh Stein, is written by Jamie Burgess, bookseller at Off the Beaten Path. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book reviews: Novels take fictional look at family life

The book reviews of "A House Without Windows," by Nadia Hashimi and "Harmony," by Carolyn Parkhurst are written by Virgie DeNucci, bookseller at Off the Beaten Path. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book review: Book explores history, future of national parks

This book review of "The Hour of Land," by Terry Tempest Williams, is written by Jennie Lay, adult programs coordinator at the Bud Werner Memorial Library. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.

Book review: Novel tells story of family, love, finding oneself

This book review of "The Light of Paris" by Eleanor Brown, was written by Chris Painter, director of Bud Werner Memorial Library. This review was originally published in Steamboat Pilot.