Checked In: A Davenport Library Podcast

4. Staff Picks and Your Library

December 27, 2021 Davenport Library Librarians Season 1 Episode 4
Checked In: A Davenport Library Podcast
4. Staff Picks and Your Library
Show Notes

On this month’s episode, the Librarians say farewell to their leader, discuss board games, the upcoming 2022 Online reading challenge, favorite WWII reads, and so much more. 


Services Mentioned:

Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center:


Scott County Genealogical Society:

Davenport Public Library Instagram: @davenportlibrary

Davenport Public Library on Tumblr: davenportlib



Online Reading Challenge:

Book a Librarian:

Book Fix:

Digital Offerings:



Books Mentioned:

The Last Train to London by Meg Waite Clayton – All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr – City of Thieves by David Benioff – The Huntress by Kate Quinn – The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer – The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris – Radar Girls by Sara Ackerman – Stars Over Clear Lake – by Loretta Ellsworth – Circe by Madeline Miller – The Once and Future Wishes and The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow – Fire Keeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley – The Silent Patient and The Maidens by Alex Michaelides – The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune – The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner – My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows – The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai – Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens – Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot – The Guest List by Lucy Foley 


Games Mentioned:

Catan - Duck, Duck, Dance - Dinosaur Island - Ticket to Ride - Hues and Cues – Horrified - Go Away Monster - Deep Sea Adventure - Forbidden Desert - King Domino – Avalon - Valley of the Vikings