National Book Lovers Day — August 9th!


Today is National Book Lovers Day!  Come on in and grab your favorite book to celebrate.

Need a recommendation? Check out what our library staff recommended--click the titles to get the call number and check them out of our University Library.

Elise Bochinski recommends Lewis Caroll's classic Alice in Wonderland.

Roxann Riskin suggests trying Letters to the Father: Suor Maria Celeste to Galileo by Dava Sobel

The Wind Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami is Matt Blaine's favorite book.

Jonathan Hodge loves Raymond Carver stories.  He recommends Where I’m Calling From: New and Selected Stories.

Matthew Bernstein loves William Faulkner's challenging book As I Lay Dying.

Nina Peri hopes you try Life From Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Forgiveness from food-blogger Sasha Nina. Check your local library for this one.

Christina McGowan thinks you should try Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury.

Barbara Ghilardi is celebrating today by reading The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Hayley Battaglia suggests Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte.

Stephanie Parry is reading Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.

Jill Massari hopes you try Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns.

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller is Robert Hoyt's favorite book.

Curtis Ferree recommends Nobel Prize winner, Gabriel Garcia Marquez's landmark novel 100 Years of Solitude.

Jackie Kremer's favorite is Michael Chabon's novel The Yiddish Policemen's Union.