2015 Book Selection
Flagstaff Reads is excited to announce the 2015 selection, Just Mercy, by author Bryan Stevenson
Just Mercy explores the commonality of all individuals in our community and how we treat those who have been rejected and marginalized by society. Through Stevenson's engaging memoir, the themes of human compassion, understanding, mercy, and justice offer hope to all members of our community.
Flagstaff’s one book, one city program fostering community engagement and conversation through the vehicle of a common book.
Flagstaff Reads is a partnership between NAUreads and the Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library.
The goals of the program are to:
- Facilitate community engagement and conversation amongst Flagstaff residents, including NAU students.
- Provide community based educational experiences that address the arts, culture, and science through the themes of the selected book.
- Focus community conversation on global awareness, diversity, inclusion, and sustainability.
- Provide experiences for all types of readers at all levels and all ages.