Staff Picks

September Staff Picks for All Readers

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

August Staff Picks to Inspire and Delight

“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.”
-  Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

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

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

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.

January 2017 Staff Picks

Happy new year, book lovers! The sub-zero temperatures earlier this month kept us inside, but no matter: we’ve stayed busy reading these books! We hope you enjoy them as much as we do.
While we have your attention, we have exciting news!

  • Off the Beaten Path will now open at 7:30 am 7 days per week. Stop by for a coffee, pastry, and a good book.
  • We now offer e-books and audio books from our new online store and the My Must Reads app. This is a great opportunity to read and listen wherever you go, while still shopping with Off the Beaten Path.

December 2016 Staff Picks for Young Readers

"Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them." - Neil Gaiman. Our December staff picks make great gifts for the youngest of book lovers.

December 2016 Staff Picks

Our December staff picks make great gifts - for bibliophiles, history buffs, globetrotters, mystery solvers and everyone else on your list.

November 2016 Staff Picks

"Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day." ~Thornton Wilder. You'll be thankful for this month's staff picks.

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.

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