October is Book Month! Check Out Our Favorite Books!

Reading is a great way to relax, escape and find adventure (without exerting yourself too much). October is National Book Month and we asked the LCA staff what their favorite books are. Check out what they said!






Laurie Fenton Ambrose, President & CEO: The Great Game by Peter Hopkirk






Sheila Ross, Special Counsel: Miracle at Philadelphia by Catherine Drinker Bowen and Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin






Emily Eyres, Chief Operating Officer: Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K. Massie






Amy Copeland, Director of Medical Outreach: (Fiction) The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, (Non-Fiction) The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot






Edy Whidden, Chief Administrative Officer: Exodus by Leon Uris






Tina Hone, Senior Advisor, Policy and Partnerships: The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives by Leonard Mlodinow and The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series by Alexander McCall Smith






Maureen Rigney, Director of Community and Support Services: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee







Tara Perloff, Support Services Manager: Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn






Gabby Geier, Communications Manager: The Giver by Lois Lowry






Chris Davis, Media Relations Manager: Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison






Lanni Boyd, Senior Manager of Events and Volunteers: Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson and The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas






Kenny Palmer, Health Policy Coordinator: Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver






Kristen McAvoy, Volunteers and Events Coordinator: The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown and It Happened on the Way to War by Rye Barcott






Rachel Bartolo, Development and Operations Assistant: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee


What is your favorite book? We want to know!