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2013’s Top Ten One Book – One Lincoln finalists!

One Book - One Lincolnharoldfry100We’ve now posted the list of the other seven titles that made up the Top Ten “One Book – One Lincoln” semi-finalists for 2013. You can click this link right here for the detailed descriptions on our web site, but here’s a list of just the titles:


  • “Hell or High Water” by Joy Castro
  • “The Language of Flowers” by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
  • “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver
  • “The Song of Achilles” by Madeline Miller
  • “State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett
  • “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats” by Jan-Philippe Sendker
  • “The Story of Beautiful Girl” by Rachel Simon

Thank you to all the passionate readers who’ve been asking for this list of books!

Scott C. / BookGuide readers advisory site manager / One Book – One Lincoln site manager

Five Days and Counting…

One Book - One Lincolnobol2013animOne Book – One Lincoln fans…

It is only five days until the announcement of the selected title for 2013.

Tune in on Tuesday, September 3rd, via the libraries’ website, Facebook page, BookGuide readers advisory page, the One Book One Lincoln e-mail list and this One Book One Lincoln blog, as we reveal which of the three finalists for 2013 got the majority of your votes in our public voting during June and July.

Special programming built around the themes of this year’s selected title is being arranged right now; public discussion opportunities are being identified — library staff will be available to lead discussions for your own book group if you’re interested!

Watch for the big reveal this coming Tuesday!

Ten days and counting…

One Book - One LincolnJust a reminder — there are now only ten days left to cast your vote for this year’s One Book – One Lincoln final selection. Your last day to vote is July 31st.

Click here to jump straight to the voting form [no longer active]

Click here to read more about this year’s three finalists

Finalists announced for 2012!

One Book - One LincolnThe finalists for the 2012 One Book – One Lincoln community reading program have been announced!

Top Three 2012 One Book – One Lincoln finalists to be announced May 28th

One Book - One LincolnThe One Book – One Lincoln selection committee is in the final stages of narrowing down the list of nominated titles.
 
Join us at The Mill in the Haymarket for a Foundation for Lincoln City Libraries-hosted event on May 28th, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The Three “One Book” Finalists for 2012 will be announced at 10:30 a.m.!