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Common Reading

Shepherd University's Common Reading initiative is a way to involve campus and community in the reading and discussion of a single work. Events run throughout the year and here is the current events schedule for this year.

 

   BookCoverof_The_Third_Rainbow_Girl: The_Long_Life of a Double_Murder_in_Appalachia by Emma_Copley_Eisenberg

This year's Common Reading selection is The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia by Emma Copley Eisenberg; its call number is   HV6533.W4 E38 2020.

 

 

Copies of this work are temporarily shelved at Reserve Shelf behind Public Services Desk; please ask if a copy is available.

 

 

 

 

 

Virtual Talk with Emma Copley Eisenberg and Wendy C. Ortiz

Posted on YouTube by  the Women and Children First Bookstore, this is a virtual author talk with Emma Copley Eisenberg and Wendy C. Ortiz, discussing and comparing their books. This video was uploaded on  February 21, 2021. There is a transcript of this video  available under the ". . ." tab.

Free Library of Philadelphia Presentation Featuring Emma Copley Eisenberg

Posted on YouTube by  the Free Library of Philadelphia in their "Author Events" series, this is a virtual author talk with Emma Copley Eisenberg.  This video was uploaded on , 2020. There is a transcript of this video  available under the ". . ." tab.