Special Collections

Big Read

Description: Spark conversation and provoke thought with this diverse list of acclaimed fiction and non-fiction. The Big Read is a program sponsored by the National Endowment of the Arts aimed at bringing reading back to the heart of American culture.

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Title Author Date Added Action
The Age of Innocence Edith Wharton 05/25/2017
The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 05/25/2017
My Antonia Willa Cather 05/25/2017
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Mark Twain 05/25/2017
A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea #1) This title is no longer available. Ursula K. Le Guin 05/25/2017
Washington Square Henry James 05/25/2017
The Death of Ivan Ilych and Other Stories This title is no longer available. Leo Tolstoy 05/25/2017
Gilead Marilynne Robinson 06/12/2017
Housekeeping Marilynne Robinson 05/25/2017
The Call of the Wild Jack London 05/25/2017
The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe 05/25/2017
This Boy's Life Tobias Wolff 06/12/2017
The Shawl Cynthia Ozick 05/25/2017
The Thief and the Dogs Naguib Mahfouz 05/25/2017
Sun, Stone, and Shadows: 20 Great Mexican Short Stories Jorge F. Hernández 05/25/2017
Into the Beautiful North Luis Alberto Urrea 06/12/2017
To Live Yu Hua 06/12/2017
In the Time of the Butterflies Julia Alvarez 05/25/2017
Selected Poems Robinson Jeffers 05/25/2017
When the Emperor Was Divine Julie Otsuka 06/12/2017
Brother, I'm Dying Edwidge Danticat 06/12/2017
A Lesson Before Dying Ernest J. Gaines 05/25/2017
Old School Tobias Wolff 05/25/2017
Zeitoun Dave Eggers 05/25/2017
Poems, Series 1 This title is no longer available. Emily Dickinson and Mabel Loomis Todd and T. W. Higginson 05/25/2017

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