Have a Suggestion for the Next UCSB Reads Book?

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.