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. #adults

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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 Read Now
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? Roz Chast 01/09/2019
Brother, I'm Dying Edwidge Danticat 06/12/2017
The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck and Robert Demott 05/25/2017
Poems by Emily Dickinson, Series One Emily Dickinson 01/09/2019 Read Now
Poems by Emily Dickinson, Series Two Emily Dickinson 01/09/2019 Read Now
Love Medicine Louise Erdrich 05/25/2017
The Round House Louise Erdrich 06/12/2017
The Great Gatsby F. Fitzgerald 05/25/2017
A Lesson Before Dying Ernest J. Gaines 05/25/2017
The Paperbark Shoe Goldie Goldbloom 01/09/2019
The Maltese Falcon Dashiell Hammett 05/25/2017 Read Now
How We Became Human Joy Harjo 06/12/2017
A Farewell to Arms Ernest Hemingway and Sean Hemingway and Patrick Hemingway 05/25/2017
Sun, Stone, and Shadows Jorge F. Hernández 05/25/2017
To Live Yu Hua 06/12/2017
Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston 05/25/2017
Lab Girl Hope Jahren 01/09/2019
Selected Poems Robinson Jeffers 05/25/2017
Silver Sparrow Tayari Jones 01/09/2019
The Namesake Jhumpa Lahiri 06/12/2017

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