Category Archives: 2014 Program

2014 One READ Winner: About “The Boys in the Boat” and Daniel Brown

 About the Book “The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics” is an uplifting and fast-paced Cinderella story. This nonfiction work describes the journey of nine working class young men … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest Winners: Underdog

As part of this year’s One Read program and inspired by the grit, perseverance and the way those “Boys in the Boat” overcame the odds, we challenged writers to craft tales containing an element of the underdog for this year’s flash fiction … Continue reading

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Thank You for Being a Part of One Read 2014

A big thank you to all of you who read or listened to “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown and joined us for one of this year’s outstanding One Read events.  Over the past month we have explored the … Continue reading

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Author’s Talk With Daniel James Brown

Hear One Read author Daniel James Brown speak about his research and writing process in the creation of “The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.” He will answer questions from the audience … Continue reading

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