What Were The CCL Executive Board Members Reading?

What Were The CCL Executive Board Members Reading?

(contributed at the July 14 Board Retreat in Santa Barbara)


When Breath Becomes Air, by Dr. Paul Kalanithi  -- Meghan Chen (Mt San Antonio)


Redesigning America’s Community Colleges by Thomas R Bailey and Shanna Smith Jaggars -- Pearl Ly            (Skyline)


Freakonomics by Steven D Levitt and Stephen J Dubner -- Leslie Tirapelle (Pasadena)


What We See When We Read by Peter Mendelsund -- Paula Paggi  (LA Pierce)


Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life… by Cheryl Strayed Mary Catherine Oxford  (Sequoias)


What to Expect the First Year by Heidi Murkoff and Sharon Mazel -- James Wiser: (CC Libraries Consortium)


Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t by Jim Collins -- Luis Gonzalez  (Oxnard)


Louise’s War by Sarah Shaber  -- Dan Crump (American River)


The Filter Bubble: How the New Personalized Web is Changing What We Read and How We Think by Eli Pariser -- Norman Buchwald (Chabot)


Rosalie Lightning: A Graphic Memoir by Tom Hart -- Matt Magnuson (West Hills Coalinga)


Oaks of California by Bruce Pavlik and Pamila Muick -- Carol Hutte (Chaffey)


Under the Stars: How America Fell In Love with Camping by Dan White -- Doug Achterman (Gavilan)


Mistaking Each Other For Ghosts  (Poetry) by Lawrence Raab -- Mark Stengel (Cuesta)

BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google by John Palfrey -- Kerry Kilber Rebman (Cuyamaca)


Silent Coup by Len Colodny  -- Evelyn Lord (Laney)


A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel by Marlon James -- Alicia Virtue (Santa Rosa)


Cibola Burn (The Expanse) by James S.A. Corey -- Kenley Neufeld (Santa Barbara)


The Ten Faces of Innovation: IDEO’s Strategies for Defeating the Devil’s Advocate and Driving Creativity Throughout by Tom Kelley and Jonathan Littman – Darryl Swarm   (Feather River)


The Sympathizer: A Novel by Viet Thanh Nguyen -- Johanna Bowen (editor CCL Outlook, Directory, and Web)