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QV Picks: January 2018

Welcome to QV Picks!

Each month we bring you books, podcasts, TV series, music - anything that is capturing the attention of the faculty and staff at QV. We love to chat about the subjects that interest us, so track us down if you love our pick!

December 2017 / January 2018 Picks

Small great things

Picked by Jenn Cournoyer

Book: Small great things

Forbidden Island

Picked by Alfred Williams

Board Game: Forbidden Island

Twilight Struggle

Picked by Alfred Williams

Board Game: Twilight Struggle

Star Trek TNG

Picked by Jarrod Borek

TV Show: Star Trek the Next Generation

Along came a spider

Picked by Alessandra Lundberg

Book: Along came a spider

Before We Were Yours

Picked by Alessandra Lundberg

Book: Before we were yours

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Picked by Jarrod Borek

Movie: National Lampoon's Christmas vacation


Picked by Alfred Williams

Board Game: Carcassone

The Mortal Sea

Picked by Tom Army

Book:  The mortal sea: fishing the Atlantic in the age of sail

Elephant Company

Picked by Tom Army

Book: Elephant company: the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in WWII

The things they carried

Picked by Bill Army

Book: The things they carried

Tales from topographic oceans

Picked by Bill Army

Album: Tales from topographic oceans

Midsomer Murders

Picked by Bill Army

TV Show: Midsomer Murders

Mansions of Madness

Picked by Bill Army

Board Game: Mansions of Madness

The Crown

Picked by Mark Lowe

TV Show: The Crown

Theft by finding

Picked by President Carlee Drummer

Book: Theft by finding: diaries 1977-2002

A tree grows in Brooklyn

Picked by Jane Carey

Book: A tree grows in Brooklyn

Wandering through winter

Picked by Scott DeShong

Book: Wandering through winter: a naturalist's record of a 20,000 mile journey through a North American winter

The newspaperman

Picked by Dave Burdette

Documentary: The newspaperman: the life and times of Ben Bradlee

Toxic Charity

Picked by Elle-Jordyn Goslin

Book: Toxic charity: how churches and charities hurt those they help (and how to reverse it)

Inadequate Equilibria

Picked by Jakob Spjut

Book: Inadequate equilibria: where and how civilizations get stuck