RA in a Day 2015 Must Reads

At this year’s RA in a Day workshop we asked for your “must read” books, and you gave us a phenomenal list of 25 titles. The list crossed genres and age groups, fiction and non-fiction, and featured new favourites and old classics. You can find the titles below listed in alphabetical order by author. Check out our poll and tell us how many you’ve read!

Feed by M.T. Anderson

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Horton Halfpott: or The Fiendish Mystery of Smugwick Manor by Tom Angleberger

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A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson

El Deafo by Cece Bell

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Little Black Lies by Sharon Bolton

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Hippos go Berserk! by Sandra Boynton

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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

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Fact Vs. Faith: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible by Jerry A. Coyne

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Sweetland by Michael Crummey

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All the Light we Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

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The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett

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A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James

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The Woefield Poultry Collective by Susan Juby

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The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew

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Displacement: A Travelogue by Lucy Knisley

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Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie

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We were Liars by E. Lockhart

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The Book of Flying by Keith Miller

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A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry

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I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson

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The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness

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The Nest by Kenneth Oppel

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Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind by Ann B. Ross

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All my Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews

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Medicine Walk by Richard Wagamese

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About thematthewmurray

Matthew recently completed his MLIS at the University of British Columbia School of Library, Archival & Information Studies in Vancouver, Canada. He currently spends his time acting as webmaster for the BCLA Readers' Advisory Interest Group and ASIS&T's Digital Libraries special interest group, content editing for the graphic novel review site No Flying No Tights, and organizing gaming and zine related events for American Library Association conferences. He's the editor of the fiction anthology zine Two-Fisted Library Stories, and is really into Raspberry Pi computers and maker stuff in general.

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