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
In the Time of the Butterflies Julia Alvarez 05/25/2017
Bless Me, Ultima Rudolfo Anaya 05/25/2017
Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury 05/25/2017
Five Skies Ron Carlson 06/12/2017
My Antonia Willa Cather 05/25/2017
Brother, I'm Dying Edwidge Danticat 06/12/2017
The Grapes of Wrath Robert Demott and John Steinbeck 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
Zeitoun Dave Eggers 05/25/2017
Love Medicine Louise Erdrich 05/25/2017
The Round House Louise Erdrich 06/12/2017
The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald 05/25/2017
A Lesson Before Dying Ernest J. Gaines 05/25/2017
The Maltese Falcon Dashiell Hammett 05/25/2017
How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Joy Harjo 06/12/2017
A Farewell to Arms Patrick Hemingway and Sean Hemingway and Ernest Hemingway 05/25/2017
Sun, Stone, and Shadows: 20 Great Mexican Short Stories Jorge F. Hernández 05/25/2017
To Live Yu Hua 06/12/2017
Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston 05/25/2017
Washington Square Henry James 05/25/2017
Selected Poems Robinson Jeffers 05/25/2017
The Namesake Jhumpa Lahiri 06/12/2017
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee 05/25/2017
Pretty Monsters Kelly Link 06/12/2017
The Call of the Wild Jack London 05/25/2017

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