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KCC Reads: Book Nominations, 2015 – 16

Rida Abdullah & Anna Sacerdote nominated:

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (2012)

Author:  Michelle Alexander

Anthony Alessandrini nominated:

How Does It Feel to Be a Problem? Being Young and Arab in America (2009)

Author: Moustafa Bayoumi

Bob Blaisdell nominated:

This Is How You Lose Her (2012)

Author: Junot Diaz

Mariella Saavedra Carquin nominated:

Assata: An Autobiography (2001)

Author: Assata Shakur

Nicole Colbert nominated:

House Rules (2010)

Author: Jodi Picoult

Aparajita De nominated three books:

Americanah: A Novel (2013)

Author: Chimananda Ngozi Adichie

and

The Lowlands A Novel (2013)

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri

and

A Visit from the Goon Squad (2010)

Author: Jennifer Egan

Meg Feeley nominated:

Twelve by Twelve (2010)

Author: William Powers

Lea Fridman nominated:

In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist (2014)

Author: Ruchama King Feuerman

Rachelle Goldsmith nominated:

Waking: A Memoir of Trauma and Transcendence (2006)

Author: Matthew Sanford

Asif Hussain nominated:

Daughter of Destiny: An Autobiography (1989; 2011)

Author: Benazir Bhutto

Jennifer Radtke nominated:

The Good Lord Bird (2013)

Author: James McBride

Michael Rozza nominated:

The Humans: A Novel (2013)

Author: Matt Haig

Frances Ruoff nominated two books:

A Lawyer's Journey: The Morris Dees Story (2001)

Authors: Morris Dees and Steve Fiffer

and

Killing Patton (2014)

Authors: Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard

Gerald Sachs nominated:

The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power (2008)

Author: Daniel Yergin

Emily Schnee nominated:

Enrique's Journey: The Story of a Boy's Dangerous Odyssey to Reunite with his Mother (2006)

Author: Sonia Nazario

Jacob Segal nominated:

Her First American (2004)

Author: Lore Segal

Tara Thompson nominated:

Little Brother (2010)

Author: Cory Doctorow

Barbara Walters nominated:

The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace (2014)

Author: Jeff Hobbs

…Many thanks to all who took time out to nominate a book for next year’s program!

 
 
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