How Can You Participate?
||Get the book.
Check out The Things They Carried at
your local public library or buy your own copy
at an area bookstore.
ReadingTogether programming will take place
from February 14 through March 21, 2006,
culminating with a visit to Kalamazoo by
author Tim O'Brien. Join your family, friends,
coworkers, neighbors, or fellow students in
reading The Things They Carried.
||Use the Reader's Guide.
A team of librarians and community leaders are
developing a free reader's guide to help you
get the most from reading The Things They
Carried. The guide will be available in
early 2006 at participating libraries,
bookstores and community organizations.
Come to one of the discussion
groups listed in the reader's guide or
organize your own book discussion at your
school, work, home, place of worship or
Come to the readers' theater, film series,
lecture series, and other public events
scheduled all over the county between February
14 and March 21, 2006.
Bookmark this site and visit often for more
updates and new information.