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Through Common Reads, Penguin Random House will help you select the right titles so that your community reads program promotes literacy, creates community, and encourages reflection. Here, we’re featuring titles, focused on a number of different themes, that will engage an entire community in a common reading experience. Click for More Common Reads Titles. Click to […]

Calling all One Book, One Community committee members, common reading enthusiasts, book group members and Facebook fanatics! CommonReads, your resource for One Book, One Community and other common reading programs, has launched its Facebook page. The page includes a live feed of the CommonReads blog as well as other links, photos from the recent First-Year Experience […]

Just announced yesterday, the Maryland Humanities Council has selected Outcasts United: Outcasts United: An American Town, A Refugee Team, and One Woman’s Quest to Make a Difference as the 2010 One Maryland One Book read. For more on this exciting common reading adoption, visit the new Common Reads blog, dedicated to connecting schools and communites through one […]