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Resources for Reading In Common Program

All members of the Gustavus community are encouraged to read the Reading in Common Book and participate in Reading in Common events throughout the year, including an author visit in the fall.

History of the program:

* 2009: Enrique's Journey by Sonia Nazario
* 2008: Chinese Lessons: Five Classmates and the Story of the New China by John Pomfret
* 2007: Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder
* 2006: Honky by Dalton Conley
* 2005: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
* 2004: When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
* 2003: The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
* 2002: The Legacy of Luna by Julia Butterfly Hill
* 2001: The Chosen by Chaim Potok
* 2000: The Samurai's Garden by Gail Tsukiyama

Table of Contents:

Reading In Common Resources

Reading in Common Program website

Unity in Community: St. Peter Reads blog

"One Book, One College: Common Reading Programs" website, by Barbara Fister

"One Book" Reading Promotion Projects website, from The Center for the Book

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