Check out our Good Reads!

April 10-16, 2011 is National Library Week, and the FGCU Library is celebrating with a month-long display of Good Reads recommended by FGCU faculty and staff! Recommendations include not only books, but databases and e-journals as well. Stop by the display in Library East today to peruse some Good Reads!

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The complete list of recommended titles is below. If the Library owns or maintains access to a title, it’s hyperlinked – click the link for more information!

Silence in October by J. Grohndahl, recommended by Diana Peguese

The Big Short by M. Lewis, recommended by Diana Peguese

Killing Mr. Watsonby P. Matthiessen, recommended by Conan Griffin

The Right Stuffby T. Wolfe, recommended by Geraldine Collins.

To Kill a Mockingbirdby H. Lee, recommended by Geraldine Collins.

CQ Researcher (database), recommended by Geraldine Collins

Other Criteriaby L. Steinberg, recommended by Morgan Paine.

Catch-22by J. Heller, recommended by Pat O’Connell.

Townie by A. Dubus, recommended by Tom DeMarchi

Crossing to Safety by W. Stegner, recommended by Julianna Griffin

The Death and Life of the Great American School System by D. Ravitch,
 recommended by Dr. Carolynne Gischel.

The Book Thief by M. Zusak, recommended by Dr. Rebecca Totaro

Death with Interruptions by J. Saramango, recommended by Dr. Rebecca Totaro

Love in the Time of Cholera by G. Marquez, recommended by Dr. Nicola Foote.

Saltby E. Lovelace, recommended by Dr. Nicola Foote.

Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the Worldby M. MacMillan,

recommended by Dr. Timothy Sutton.

Jane Eyre by C. Bronte, recommended by Rachel Cooke.

If You Could See Me Now by C. Ahern, recommended by Rachel Cooke

Scientific American(e-journal), recommended by Chuck Bryan

NurtureShockby P. Bronson & A. Merryman, recommended by Anna Carlin.  

In Search of Hopeby M. Pearl, recommended by Kim Reycraft.

The Historianby E. Kostova, recommended by Kim Reycraft.

American Periodical Series (database), recommended by Becky Donlan

How to Win Friends and Influence Peopleby D. Carnegie, recommended by
 Guy Cicinelli.

Drop City by T.C. Boyle, recommended by Jan Piscitelli.

Cleopatra: A Lifeby S. Schiff, recommended by Evelyn Fedor.