Read any good books lately? The UCSB Library wants your book suggestions for our 2014 UCSB Reads program. The ideal book is intellectually engaging, appeals to a wide range of readers, and presents issues that generate discussion on broad themes. The book should be by a living author who can be scheduled to visit UCSB.
Past titles have been:
- 2013: "Moonwalking with Einstein" by Joshua Foer
- 2012: "Moby Duck" by Donovan Hahn
- 2011: "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot
- 2010: "Enrique's Journey" by Sonia Nazario
- 2009: "Ethics for the New Millenium" by Dalai Lama
- 2008: "The Travels of a T-shirt in the Global Economy" by Pietra Rivoli
- 2007: "Field Notes from a Catastrophe" by Elizabeth Kolbert
If you have a book you'd like to nominate, send an email to ucsbreads [at] library [dot] ucsb [dot] edu.