Goodbye 2020!

Welcome, 2021! We are glad to see you go! Our staff have sifted through the year and found some gems that still sparkle. Here is a roundup of the works we’ve been reading, watching, and listening to. Only items currently accessible to patrons through our main collections are included. Click the links to place holds. We hope you find something that interests you. Tag us with your selections #staffpicks2020 #parklandcommunitylibrary


Debbie, Executive Director

  • Finding Freedom Harry and Meghan and the making of a modern royal family by Omid Scobie –Book eAudiobook
  • Battle of Brothers by Robert Lacy -Audiobook
  • Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years by Julie Andrews –Audiobook

Mary, Early Literacy Librarian

Amanda, Teen Library Assistant

  • Red Hood by Alana Arnold -Book
  • Midnight Sun by Stephanie Meyer –Book
  • Bone Crier’s Moon by Katherine Purdie –Book

Aimee Joy, Adult Services Librarian Trainee

  • Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered by Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark –BookeAudiobook
  • How to Be Black by Baratunde R. Thurston -Book 
  • New Kid by Jerry Craft –Book Ebook Eaudio

Karen O., Circulation Coordinator

Pauline, Marketing

Jackie, Head of Youth Services

Lisa, Reference Assistant

Mariann K., Head of Technical Services

  • Nothing Ventured by Jeffrey Archer –Book
  • Hidden in Plain Sight by Jeffrey Archer –Book

Kim, Finance Manager

Judy, Circulation Assistant

  • The Life of a Country Vet by Graham Lord by James Herriot -Book
  • Dewey: a Small-town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron -Book
  • The Man Who Invented Christmas DVD Rated PG 

Jessica, Reference Librarian