Tag Archives: historical fiction

Suggested One Read: The Underground Railroad

Today is the final day the Daniel Boone Regional Library will be accepting nominations for the 2017 One Read book! Make your suggestion at any of our branches, on the bookmobile or online. In January, a reading panel will consider all … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Jam on the Vine

All month Daniel Boone Regional Library is taking your nominations for One Read 2017 and highlighting some of the suggestions we’ve received so far. An area reader nominated “Jam on the Vine” by LaShonda Barnett. This novel follows the story of … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Homegoing

We are currently taking your suggestions for our 2017 One Read title, and we’ll be highlighting some of these books here at oneread.org so you can see what other community members are reading and enjoying. All of these titles will be considered … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: All the Light We Cannot See

Nominations for our 2016 One Read book are now closed, but we will be highlighting some of the more than 100 suggested titles throughout the month so you can check out what your fellow mid-Missourians are reading and recommending. Next … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: The Chaperone

Works of fiction with real historical settings allow us to explore a past time and place in an intimate way. The nominator of “The Chaperone” by Laura Moriarty feels that the community would enjoy experiencing 1920s New York. Our nominator writes, … Continue reading

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