HUSH Library Podcast #67 – Best Books of 2014

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Learn what to check out next! We talk about new books, bestsellers, books, movies and music in many different genres.

In this episode, some of our favorite guests join us to celebrate the best books of 2014 as we discuss the Goodreads Choice Award winners and nominees, and lament how many great books we haven’t had a chance to read yet this year. This podcast will inspire, enlighten and entertain!

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Show Notes

Our guests this episode are Stephanie Hall, Kelli Smith and Megan Johnson. Open your ears for a funny and honest discussion about what new books we enjoyed this year and what we recommend – then share your thoughts with us!

The 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards offer book recommendations in genre categories including fiction, mystery, historical fiction, fantasy, science fiction, romance, horror, memoir, history, nonfiction, food, humor, graphic novels, and young adult fiction.

Find many of these books at the library or place a request at

Find more great books from 2014

Did you have a favorite author with a new book in 2014? Or did you discover something new and wonderful? Talk to us here on the blog, or on the library’s Goodreads group.
Thanks for listening!

Listen to our other episiodes including fan favorites like Best Books of 2013Kansas Books and AuthorsLocal Poets and Essays.

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Lissa Staley helps people use the library. She is a Book Evangelist, Trivia Emcee, Classics Made Modern book discussion leader, NaNoWriMo Municipal Liaison, and frequent library customer. She loves her kids, being a librarian, living in Topeka, and helping people form connections and community. (She's the Community Connections Librarian!) She reads a new book every few days, but is enjoying the audiobook of "Empress of Forever" by Max Gladstone, the ebook "When We Were Magic" by Sarah Gailey and is eagerly awaiting John Scalzi's "The Last Emperox" in April!