The Secrets of Happy Families
September 16 – October 30, 2013
Everyone’s Reading is a community-wide reading program sponsored by public libraries in Oakland and Wayne counties. Now in its twelfth year, Everyone’s Reading promotes community dialogue through the shared experience of reading and discussing the same book. Additional programming, ranging from book discussion groups to an author talk, is offered to enhance the reading experience.
This year’s Everyone’s Reading selection is The Secrets of Happy Families: Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Dinner, Fight Smarter, Go out and Play, and Much More by Bruce Feiler.
Previous Everyone’s Reading Selections:
Lethal: a Novel by Sandra Brown
The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly
Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow
Finding My Voice by Diane Rehm
The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie R. King
Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age by Kevin Boyle
Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II by Robert Kurson
Author Elizabeth McCracken, featuring Here’s Your Hat?; What’s Your Hurry?; The Giant’s House; and Niagara Falls All Over Again
Saul and Patsy by Charles Baxter
A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines
Pay It Forward by Catherine Ryan Hyde