One Book, One Chicago: Past books

March 14, 2008 1:55:59 PM PDT
Since its inception, One Book, One Chicago has included 14 books.
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Fall 2001),
  • Night by Elie Wiesel (Spring 2002),
  • My Antonia by Willa Cather (Fall 2002),
  • A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry (Spring 2003),
  • The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien (Fall 2003),
  • The Coast of Chicago by Stuart Dybek (Spring 2004),
  • In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez (Fall 2004),
  • The Ox- Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark (Spring 2005),
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (Fall 2005),
  • One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Spring 2006),
  • Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri (Fall 2006),
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin (Spring 2007) and
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller (Fall 2007).
  • For more information on the books, and the downloadable resource guides, visit the Chicago Public Library website,