Category Archives: LitBits

LitBits are little bits of literary news. They highlight books and authors that support programming around timely themes; feature outstanding author speakers; showcase new and emerging authors; and provide ideas for favorite titles that knock a Common Reads program out of the park...

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Celebrate Women’s History Month!

It’s not too late to schedule a fabulous speaker for Women’s History Month celebrations in March 2016, a month devoted to recognizing, honoring, and celebrating achievements of American women. March 2016 is a time to stop and reflect on how women’s roles have changed; to share stories of what was, what is, and what is yet to come; and to invite readers of all ages and sexes to learn about and celebrate how U.S. culture has impacted and been changed by women, evolving over the centuries.

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Great Common Reads Choices!

Based on our experience and the feedback we get from hundreds of Common Reads event planners, certain titles simply have all the “it” factors needed to create the perfect Common Reads book. If you’re looking for a Community Reads, All Campus, or First Year Experience selection, consider these award-winning authors.

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