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Director
Administrative Assistant
Collection Development Librarian
Reference Librarian
Jacque Gage
Director
Lisa Brown
Administrative Assistant
Linda Cannon
Circulation & Collection Development Librarian
Patty Crane
Reference Librarian
Tammie Benham
Danya Walker, Assistant Circulation Supervisor
Leslie Hayes
Beth Snow
Tammie Benham
Childrens Librarian
Danya Walker
Assistant Circulation Supervisor
Leslie Hayes
Technical Services Librarian
Beth Snow
Teen Librarian

Book Reviews

Below are links to book, movie and database reviews written by the Joplin Public Library's librarians, Library Administrative Assistant and Senior Circulation Assistant. Earlier reviews and links may be found at our 2015-JPL Book Reviews, 2014-JPL Book Reviews, 2013-JPL Book Reviews, 2012-JPL Book Reviews, 2011-JPL Book Reviews, 2010-JPL Book Reviews, 2009-JPL Book Reviews, 2008-JPL Book Reviews, 2007-JPL Book Reviews and at http://www.joplinglobe.com/ by searching the archives for "library book review". You can follow our blog at http://jplbookreviews.wordpress.com/ for these reviews or click on the link below.

 

July 10, 2016 - Book Review: Words in the Dust by Trent Reedy
Review by Jacque Gage

June 22, 2016 - Book Review: Pennyroyal Academy by M.A. Larson
Review by Tammie Benham

June 22, 2016 - Book Review: “Dinner with Edward” by Isabel Vincent
Review by Lisa Brown

June 12, 2016 - Book Review: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Paedra Patrick
Review by Patty Crane

June 5, 2016 - Book Review: Fast food maniac: from Arby’s to White Castle, one man’s supersized obsession with America’s favorite food by Jon Hein
Review by Linda Cannon

May 22, 2016 - Book Review: Black hole blues : and other songs from outer space / Janna Levin
Review by Leslie Hayes

May 15, 2016 - Book Reviews: Audiobooks for the Family
Review by Jacque Gage

May 8, 2016 - Book Review: Lumberjanes, Beware the kitten holy, vol. 1 by Noelle Stevenson and Grace Ellis
Review by Lisa Brown

May 2, 2016 - Book Review: The Wedding Bees by Sarah-Kate Lynch
Review by Danya Walker

April 16, 2016 - Book Review: Al Capone Does My Homework by Gennifer Choldenko
Review by Tammie Benham

April 3, 2016 - Book Review: Simply scratch : 120 wholesome homemade recipes made easy by Laurie McNamara
Review by Linda Cannon

March 20, 2016 - Book Review: Notorious RBG / Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik
Review by Leslie Hayes

March 6, 2016 - Book Review: Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis
Review by Danya Walker

February 28, 2016 - Book Review: The Jinx: the Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
Review by Lisa Brown

February 21, 2016 - Book Review: The First Part Last by Angela Johnson
Review by Beth Snow

February 14, 2016 - Book Review: eMagazines on MoLib2Go Review
Review by Patty Crane

February 7, 2016 - Book Review: Bad News About What’s Good for You/Good News About What’s Bad for You by Jeff Wilser
Review by Linda Cannon

January 24, 2016 - Book Reviews: Southern Reach Trilogy / by Jeff VanderMeer
Review by Leslie Hayes

January 17, 2016 - Book Review: Escape From Mr. Lemoncello’s Library
Review by Jacque Gage

January 10, 2016 - Book Reviews: 2016 Reading List
Review by Danya Walker

If you're interested in older reviews go to our:

2015 - JPL Book Reviews
2014 - JPL Book Reviews
2013 - JPL Book Reviews
2012 - JPL Book Reviews
2011 - JPL Book Reviews
2010 - JPL Book Reviews
2009 - JPL Book Reviews
2008 - JPL Book Reviews
2007 - JPL Book Reviews or go to http://www.joplinglobe.com and search their archives for "library book review".

Or follow our blog at http://jplbookreviews.wordpress.com/ for our reviews.