Janis' Picks

Janis Lilly

Hi, my name is Janis Lilly. I am an activist and teacher in New England specializing in fatherhood and parenting.  I have a M.Ed. from Gordon College in Montessori Education as well as an Infant and Toddler full credential from the American Montessori Society. When I am not teaching I can be found reading True Crime and Poetry.  

Staff Pick Logo
The Poetry of Pablo Neruda Cover Image
By Pablo Neruda, Ilan Stavans (Editor)
$22.00
ISBN: 9780374529604
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 24th, 2005

When you need to woo, this book is for you.


Staff Pick Logo
Dog Songs: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143125839
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - September 29th, 2015

A masterful observation of small moments.


Staff Pick Logo
The Business of Fancydancing Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780914610007
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hanging Loose Press - May 1st, 1992

A true classic from a powerful indigenous voice.


Staff Pick Logo
The Hazel Wood: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250147905
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - January 30th, 2018

Make no mistake this YA novel is for adults too.


Staff Pick Logo
Track of the Cat (An Anna Pigeon Novel #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780425190838
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Berkley - June 3rd, 2003

A wonderful blend of suspense and nature observation.


Staff Pick Logo
Two Kinds of Truth (A Harry Bosch Novel #20) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781455524174
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 1st, 2018

Connelly is a master of police crime.