Previous Selections

Previous Common Reading selections are listed below. To see previous events hosted by campus partners in support of the Common Reading selections, click here.

  • 2018: $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America (Kathryn Edin & H. Luke Shaefer)
  • 2017: Between the World and Me (Ta-Nehisi Coates)
  • 2016: Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (Bryan Stevenson)
  • 2015: Stand Up That Mountain (Jay Erskine Leutze)
  • 2014: Tomorrow’s Table (Pamela Ronald & Raoul Adamchak)
  • 2013: The Alchemy of Air (Thomas Hager)
  • 2012: It Happened on the Way to War (Rye Barcott)
  • 2011: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Rebecca Skloot)
  • 2010: Half the Sky (Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn)
  • 2009: Three Cups of Tea (Greg Mortenson)
  • 2008: Sounds of the River (Da Chen)
  • 2007: Colors of the Mountain (Da Chen)
  • 2006: Tuesdays with Morrie (Mitch Albom)