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Suggested One Read: A Man Called Ove

“A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman has been wildly popular this year, and so it comes as no surprise that it was nominated by multiple readers for One Read 2017. This heartwarming story follows an old curmudgeon of a man, named … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Sisters in Law

We have just a couple more One Read 2017 nominations to share with you before the reading panel starts the difficult job of narrowing down the list. “Sisters in Law” by Linda Hirshman is a dual biography of “Sandra Day O’Connor and … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Just Mercy

Throughout the month we are continuing to highlight a few of the many books nominated for One Read 2017. Like last year’s One Read selection, “Bettyville” by George Hodgman, “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson is a memoir. Stevenson, a lawyer, is the executive director of the … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Mrs. Hemingway

We continue to share some of the books nominated by local readers for One Read 2017. Books that have ties to Missouri are often suggested for our community-wide reading program, but occasionally some are sneaky in that their relationship to … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Being Mortal

In January, our One Read reading panel will begin narrowing down the list of more than 140 books nominated for our community-wide reading program. In the meantime, we are highlighting just some of these suggested titles so you can see … Continue reading

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