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
True Grit Charles Portis 06/12/2017
A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle #1) Ursula K. Le Guin 06/12/2017
When the Emperor Was Divine Julie Otsuka 06/12/2017
When the Emperor Was Divine Julie Otsuka 06/12/2017
This Boy's Life Tobias Wolff 06/12/2017
To Live Yu Hua 06/12/2017
Station Eleven Emily St. Mandel 06/12/2017
The Round House Louise Erdrich 06/12/2017
Pretty Monsters Kelly Link 06/12/2017
The Namesake Jhumpa Lahiri 06/12/2017
The Latehomecomer Kao Kalia Yang 06/12/2017
In the Shadow of the Banyan Vaddey Ratner 06/12/2017
In The Shadow Of The Banyan Vaddey Ratner 06/12/2017
In The Shadow Of The Banyan Vaddey Ratner 06/12/2017
Into the Beautiful North Luis Alberto Urrea 06/12/2017
How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Joy Harjo 06/12/2017
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe 06/12/2017
Gilead Marilynne Robinson 06/12/2017
Five Skies Ron Carlson 06/12/2017
Everything I Never Told You Celeste Ng 06/12/2017
Citizen: An American Lyric Claudia Rankine 06/12/2017
Brother, I'm Dying Edwidge Danticat 06/12/2017
The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears Dinaw Mengestu 06/12/2017
The Shawl Cynthia Ozick 05/25/2017
Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston 05/25/2017

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