Our Favorites

The BFG (child, added by Jon, Inclusivity + Community Committee Chair)

Fantastic Mr. Fox (child, added by Jon, Inclusivity + Community Committee Chair)

The Complete Stories of Truman Capote by Truman Capote (adult, added by Leila, Deputy Director)

Peter Rabbit (child, added by Leila, Deputy Director)

Outside Magazine – The Best Stories We’ve Ever Told“Staffers name their all-time favorite Outside story – an emotional journey through some truly great, and often underappreciated, work across subjects and eras.” (All ages, added by Nancy, President of the Board)

Rotten Island by William SteigWhat would happen if every creature on land and sea were free to be as rotten as possible? If every day was a free-for-all? But then, on a typically rotten day, something truly awful happens. Out of a bed of gravel on the scorched earth, a mysterious, beautiful flower begins to grow. (child, added by Nancy, President of the Board)

Storyline Online A youtube channel where celebrities read children’s books, my personal favorite is Arnie the Donut (child, added by Kiana, Exhibition and Publication Coordinator)

The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers(mainly child, but I enjoyed it still, added by Kiana, Exhibition and Publication Coordinator)

Sun Seekers the Cure of California by Lyra Kilston(adult, added by Katherine, Inclusivity + Community Committee Chair)

Piecing Together Los Angeles: An Esther McCoy Reader by Esther McCoy(adult, added by Katherine, Inclusivity + Community Committee Chair)

The Stones of Venice by John Ruskin(adult, added by Katherine, Inclusivity + Community Committee Chair)

The Archaeology of Knowledge by Michel Foucault  (adult, added by Anthony)