HUSH: a podcast from your library – Episode 14 – What’s on Gina’s Kindle?

Thad Hartman and Lissa Staley host a discussion with our guests around an engaging and interesting topic every three weeks on Hush: a podcast from your library.

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What’s on Gina’s Kindle?

Our guest this episode is the library’s CEO, Gina Millsap. She share some titles that she has been reading on her Kindle, talks about checking out ebooks from the library, and tells us why her candidacy for President of the American Library Association is important to our library and to Kansas.



Resources mentioned

Search for these books and place requests at

  • The Googlization of everything: (and why we should worry) by Siva Vaidhyanathan
  • Karen Chance and pother aranormal/vampire fiction
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Fairy tales
  • Zombies in fiction
  • The Walking Dead
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Anne Rice
  • Charlaine Harris
  • Laurel K. Hamilton
  • 2600 phrases for effective performance appraisals
  • Smokin’ Seventeen by Janet Evanovich (audiobooks)
  •  I’ll mature when I’m dead by Dave Barry
  • Steve Jobs: a biography by Walter Isaacson
  • Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
  • The swarm by Frank Schatzing
  • My Life by Bill Clinton
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Your turn to talk

Continue the conversation about books and movies with ebooks and what you are reading. Why do you like them? What can you recommend? Talk to us here on the blog, or on the library’s Goodreads group at our What’s on Gina’s Kindle discussion.

If you have questions, comments or suggestions for future topics please comment on our blog post or send us an email at

Lissa Staley

Lissa Staley helps people use the library. She is a Book Evangelist, Health Information Librarian, Trivia Emcee, Classics Made Modern book group leader, NaNoWriMo Municipal Liaison, Community Novel Project leader, HUSH podcaster, and frequent library customer. She reads a new book every few days, but recently enjoyed Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley.