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Connections: A Podcast of the James L. Hamner Public Library
You Know Me By My Books
November 28, 2018 James L. Hamner Public Library
Connections: A Podcast of the James L. Hamner Public Library

You Know Me By My Books

November 28, 2018

James L. Hamner Public Library

Inspired by the Art of Manliness's Libraries of Famous Men series, Jill and Matt thought about what titles are representative of the kinds of things they read. In this episode, they each discuss five books that collectively give insight into who they are.

Feedback: circulation@hamnerlibrary.org

Featured Resource: The Library's Catalog

Books Mentioned: 

  • All Over But the Shoutin' by Rick Bragg
  • Are You a Jackie or a Marilyn? by Pamela Keogh
  • The Bible
  • Bonk by Mary Roach
  • The Bracken Trilogy by Jeri Massi
  • Educated by Tara Westover
  • Grunt by Mary Roach
  • The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Love You Forever by Robert Munsch
  • Marilyn Monroe by Barbara Leaming
  • The Motorcycle Diaries by Ernesto Guevara
  • Packing for Mars by Mary Roach
  • The Power of a Praying Woman by Stormie Omartian
  • Stiff by Mary Roach
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Other Resources Mentioned:




Inspired by the Art of Manliness's Libraries of Famous Men series, Jill and Matt thought about what titles are representative of the kinds of things they read. In this episode, they each discuss five books that collectively give insight into who they are.

Feedback: circulation@hamnerlibrary.org

Featured Resource: The Library's Catalog

Books Mentioned: 

  • All Over But the Shoutin' by Rick Bragg
  • Are You a Jackie or a Marilyn? by Pamela Keogh
  • The Bible
  • Bonk by Mary Roach
  • The Bracken Trilogy by Jeri Massi
  • Educated by Tara Westover
  • Grunt by Mary Roach
  • The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Love You Forever by Robert Munsch
  • Marilyn Monroe by Barbara Leaming
  • The Motorcycle Diaries by Ernesto Guevara
  • Packing for Mars by Mary Roach
  • The Power of a Praying Woman by Stormie Omartian
  • Stiff by Mary Roach
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Other Resources Mentioned:




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