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Past Book of the Year Selections

The Help, Kathryn Stockett (2011-12)

Plenty: Eating Locally on the 100 Mile Diet, Alisa Smith and J. B.     McKinnon (2010-11)

Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson (2009-10)

Parable of the Sower, Octavia E. Butler (2008)

The Kite Runner
, Khalid Hosseini (2007)  

A Lesson Before Dying, Earnest L. Gaines (Guest Speaker Angela Davis, 11/06) 

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey (Guest Speaker Ken Babbs)

Peace Like a River by Leif Enger (no author visit in 2003-2004)

by Kent Haruf (author visit in 2002-2003)

October Sky by Homer Hickam (author visit in 2001-2002)

Into Thin Air (Guest Speaker Jamling Tenzing Norgay in 2000-2001)

Into the Forest by Jean Hegland (author visit in 1999-2000)

Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier (no author visit in 1998-1999)

Snow Falling on Cedars by David Gutterson (author visit in 1997-1998)

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris (author visit in 1996-1997)

Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver (no author visit in 1995-1996)