O-Town Reads is designed to bring the community together through the reading and discussion of a common book. Additionally, we have related events, speakers, and discussions over the chosen books.
Tough As They Come
by SSG Travis Mills
2019’s O-Town Read is a heart-wrenching tale of overcoming overwhelming odds through endurance, faith, and the unconditional love of a family.
The Other Wes Moore
by Wes Moore
2018’s O-Town Read gave the members of our city from all economic levels an opportunity to connect and talk about how our lives are shaped by our environment and our decisions.
Girl in Reverse
by Barbara Stuber
2017 ‘s O-Town Read opened discussion pathways about prejudice and breaking through those prejudices.
Out of My Mind
by Sharon M. Draper
2016’s O-Town Read gave the members of our city, both young and old, an opportunity to connect and talk about kindness and understanding individuals with disabilities.