Common Theme and Community Read

Nominate a Book

Book Nomination Criteria:

The Edmonds CC Community Read Committee seeks nominations of works of literature or scholarship that are:

  • Notable (speak to critical issues or vital ideas)
  • Accessible (have the potential to reach a wide audience
  • Adoptable (appeal to faculty across the curriculum for course adoption)
  • Contemporary (the author is available for lecture on campus)
Nominations received by May 1 will receive first consideration. Electronic or paper copies accepted (typed documents preferred). A committee of students, staff, and faculty will review the nominations during spring quarter. The committee will present three of the nominated books to the campus for an open election.


Author/Contact Information (Optional)

You may wish to search the Web for this information.

Additional Support for Your Nomination

Please list the names of faculty, students, staff, or organizations who have indicated interest in using this book in their classes or attending discussions of this book, the author’s lecture, or related Edmonds CC Community Read activities.

Nomination Essay

Please indicate in no more than 250 words why you think that the Book Read Committee should select this particular Book.