Suggested One Read: Arcadia

Book cover for Arcadia by Lauren GroffComing-of-age stories make great choices for book discussions, and Lauren Groff’s “Arcadia” is no exception. The reader nominating this title for One Read explains, “This book follows a ‘hippie’ child from his utopian commune upbringing until his adulthood in New York. It is relevant right now because as he grows up, global climate change becomes a reality and the consequences are frightening and make for fascinating reading.” Groff’s lyrical, beautiful prose and richly detailed storytelling earned this title many starred reviews.

Want to know what other books people in your community are discussing? View all of the nominated titles we have highlighted here at oneread.org so far, and find your next good read!

This entry was posted in 2013 Program and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.