Meet the Librarians
and read the reviews of their favorite books
Gary FickGary Fick
Wondering if texting will ruin your writing skills? Read Gary’s review!



Carrie FryCarrie Fry
If you’re interested in the Health Sciences or History, you’ll find Carrie’s pick fascinating.



Liz Gruchala GilbertLiz Gruchala Gilbert
Liz’s review of “The Highest Tide,” will make you want to explore the beaches of the Pacific Northwest, and read a good book.


Steve PerishoSteve Perisho
Do you like to tackle great works of theology—not fluffy stuff? Read this!



Jenifer PhelanJenifer Phelan
Wondering if you’re called to teach? This book may just help you decide.



Becky PaulsonBecky Paulson
If you find our current president fascinating, you may want to think about reading “The Audacity of Hope.”



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