Bowdoin Reads



TJ Fulton is reading...

An Arsonist’s Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England  by Brock Clarke

I originally picked up An Arsonist’s Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England because its author, Brock Clarke, is teaching one of the classes I will take in...
Read more | Be the first to comment | Find in library



Primo Garza is reading...

The Everglades: River of Grass  by Marjory Stoneman Douglas

“There are no other Everglades in the world.” With that sentence begins one of the greatest books in environmental history. Highly recommended by Professor...
Read more | Be the first to comment | Find in library



Professor Cerf is reading...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo  by Steig Larrson

I am currently in the midst of Stieg Larsson’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. It is fast-paced for such a fat book –and, therefore, it is hard to put...
Read more | 1 comment | Find in library



Meg Green is reading...

1,000 Places to See Before You Die: A Traveler's Life List  by Patricia Schultz

This book, a New York Times #1 Bestseller, is a travel-lover's dream. It lists and describes 1,000 different places around the world that are "the best the...
Read more | Be the first to comment | Find in library



Kate Stern is reading...

Stone Butch Blues  by Leslie Feinberg

Stone Butch Blues is one of those books that came out when I was in ...
Read more | Be the first to comment | Find in library



David Gordon is reading...

Begging to be Black   by Antjie Krog

Antjie Krog is a South African poet and journalist who earned international renown for her coverage of South African’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, as...
Read more | Be the first to comment | Find in library