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Staff Recommendations

Quirky Nonfiction & True Crime from Brent

Posted on in Book, OverDrive/Libby.

All of these books and more are available through OverDrive/Libby and RBDigital

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes: This debut is a hilarious and informative look at the life of a person working in the death care industry.

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: This irreverent and comedic book is filled with questions about death submitted by children. The author gives each question and honest response, no matter how unsettling. A must read for parents of children who ask questions like, “Will my cat eat my eyeballs?” (Also available here)

For more of Caitlin Doughty, check out her YouTube channel — Ask A Mortician.

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A true crime mystery that reads like the most elaborate fictions, this it he story of the upper class Savannah, Georgia society and the murder that rocked their tight-knit community.

The Wicked Boy: A chilling story of a Victorian murder in London. You’ll never guess who committed the crime! It’s hard to believe this is a true story.

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