What is Everyone’s Reading?

beforeyouknowOur 2014 Everyone’s Reading selection is Before You  Know Kindness by acclaimed author Chris Bohjalian.

Everyone’s Reading is a community wide reading program sponsored by metro Detroit public libraries in Oakland and Wayne counties.

Now in its thirteenth 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.

Previous Everyone’s Reading Selections:

2013
The Secrets of Happy Families by Bruce Feiler

2012
Lethal: a Novel by Sandra Brown

2011
The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly

2010
Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow

2009
Finding My Voice by Diane Rehm

2008
The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie R. King

2007
Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age by Kevin Boyle

2006
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

2005
Author Elizabeth McCracken, featuring Here’s Your Hat?; What’s Your Hurry?; The Giant’s House; and Niagara Falls All Over Again

2004
Saul and Patsy by Charles Baxter

2003
A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines

2002
Pay It Forward by Catherine Ryan Hyde