WBN 2014 Books Announced!

The selections for WBN 2014 were recently announced and include a wonderful variety of titles for all ages. They include:

  • The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman
  • Me & Earl  & the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews
  • Zora & Me by Victoria Bond
  • Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
  • The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  • After the Funeral by Agatha Christie
  • The Ruins of Gorlan: The Ranger’s Apprentice, Book 1 by John Flanagan
  • Hotel at the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
  • Hotel at the Corner of Bitter and Sweet (Large Print edition) by Jamie Ford
  • The Lighthouse Road by Peter Geye
  • The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Wait Till Next Year by Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  • The Dog Stars by Peter Heller
  • Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
  • Pontoon by Garrison Keillor
  • Same Difference by Derek Kirk Kim
  • Enchanted by Alethea Kontis
  • Miss Darcy Falls in Love by Sharon Lathan
  • Bobcat and Other Stories by Rebecca Lee
  • Young Men and Fire by Norman Maclean
  • Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin
  • Waiting to Exhale by Terry McMillan
  • Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers
  • Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
  • The Botany of Desire by Michael Pollan
  • Raven’s Warrior by Vincent Pratchett
  • Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
  • When I was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago
  • Cuando Era Puertorriqueña by Esmeralda Santiago
  • Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
  • Where’d You Go, Bernadette (Large Print edition) by Maria Semple
  • Wild by Cheryl Strayed
  • Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow
  • Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
  • This Boy’s Life by Tobias Wolff
  • 100 Best-Loved Poems edited by Philip Smith

You can find out more about how and why these titles were selected on the WBN website – http://www.us.worldbooknight.org/books

If you want to be a Giver on April 23, 2014, go here to read guidelines and apply – http://www.us.worldbooknight.org/how-do-i-get-involved/be-book-giver-us/application-guidelines

Keep checking here for more information on WBN Rochester 2014!

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