Reading Recommendations

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December 2023

Adults: Baking

Bake me a cat : 50 purrfect recipes for edible kitty cakes, cookies and more! by Kim-Joy
King Arthur Baking Company baking school : lessons and recipes for every baker
The artisanal kitchen: Jewish holiday baking : inspired recipes for Rosh Hashanah, Hanukkah, Purim, Passover, and more by Uri Scheft
Fabulous modern cookies : lessons in better baking for next-generation treats by Chris Taylor and Paul Arguin
Pastry love by Joanne Chang
Nadiya bakes by Nadiya Hussain
Naturally, delicious desserts : 100 sweet but not sinful treats by Danny Seo
Gluten-free baking at home : 102 foolproof recipes for delicious breads, cakes, cookies, and more by Jeffrey Larsen
Tasty dessert : all the sweet you can eat
Tava : Eastern European baking and desserts from Romania & beyond by Irina Georgescu

Teens: Holiday Reads

The Christmas Clash by Suzanne Park
Mind the Gap, Dash & Lily by Rachel Cohn
Jackpot by Nic Stone
Whiteout by Dhonielle Clayton and others
Five Total Strangers by Natalie D. Richards
Eight Nights of Flirting by Hannah Reynolds
Let It Snow by  John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle
What Light by Jay Asher
Kiss Me in New York by Catherine Rider
All I Want for Christmas by Wendy Loggia
New Year

Children's: Happy Holidays!

Little Red by Will Hillenbrand
Esperanza Caramelo, the Star of Nochebuena by Karla Arenas Valenti
How to Decorate a Christmas Tree by Vikki Van Sickle
Dasher Can
The Christmassy Cactus by Beth Ferry
Otto the Ornament by Troy Cummings
Snow Horses, A First Night Story by Patricia MacLachlan
Joy to the World! Christmas Around the Globe by Kate DePalma
All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah by Sydney Taylor
Hanukkah Upside Down by Elissa Weismann
The People Remember by Ibi Zoboi