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One Book, One San Diego

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Nominate a book for the 2015 Selection!

The 2015 Nomination Period is Now Closed

Thank you for submitting your nominations for the 2015 One Book, One San Diego program. The One Book Advisory Committee will now review all nominations against the program's selection criteria and select a title they believe best achieves the aim of this program to provide an educational, enlightening and engaging literary experience for everyone in our region. The 2015 selections will be announced on May 13, 2015 at the San Diego Council on Literacy's Eat.Drink.Read. event.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact KPBS' Senior Literacy and Education Coordinator, Clare Pister, at cpister@kpbs.org.

'Kill Anything That Moves: Reviewing The U.S. War On Vietnam'

Monday, April 27 2015 5 p.m.

San Diego State University

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Nick Turse is an award-winning investigative journalist, essayist, historian, associate editor of tomdispatch.com, co-founder of Dispatch Books, and fellow at the Nation Institute and New York University’s Center for the U.S. and the Cold War.

Eric Blehm - 'Legend'

Thursday, April 30 2015 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Warwick's

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Warwick's is proud to host Eric Blehm, the New York Times bestselling author of "Fearless: The Undaunted Courage and Ultimate Sacrifice of Navy SEAL Team SIX Operator Adam Brown" (2012) on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 7:30pm to ...

Andrew Roe - 'The Miracle Girl'

Wednesday, April 29 2015 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Warwick's

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Warwick's is proud to host Andrew Roe on Wednesday, April 29th at 7:30pm to present his debut novel, "The Miracle Girl." Andrew Roe's fiction has been published in Tin House, One Story, The Sun, Glimmer Train, Slice, ...

'Eat.Drink.Read. A Culinary Event For Literacy'

Wednesday, May 13 2015 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Green Acre Restaurant, Campus Pointe

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On May 13, 2015 join Chef Brian Malarkey and the San Diego Council on Literacy’s (SDCOL) for its sixth annual “Eat. Drink. Read. A Culinary Event for Literacy.” The event will feature more than 15 chefs from San ...

About One Book, One San Diego

Tease photo: One Book, One San Diego 2014 Selection: Lysley Tenorio's 'Monstress'

One Book, One San Diego 2014 Selection: Lysley Tenorio's 'Monstress'

Author of the "One Book One San Diego" pick, San Diego native Lysley Tenorio talks about his collection of short stories called "Monstress."

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Online Discussion Guide

Dive a little deeper into the book, take a look at our discussion guide created by the author himself, Lysley Tenorio.


Past One Book Selections

Last year we highlighted Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks. Find out more about this book and other previous One Book selections, in our archives..

Tease photo: One Book, One San Diego: FAQs & Selection Criteria

One Book, One San Diego: FAQs & Selection Criteria

One Book, One San Diego promises to be an exciting program in 2014. This article answers common questions about the program. Contact Clare Pister at cpister@kpbs.org with further questions.

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