Library of Congress
A new exhibition at the Library of Congress, ‘America Reads,’ will celebrate the public’s choice of 65 books by American authors that had a profound effect on American life.
'America Reads’ will open Thursday, June 16, in the Southwest Gallery on the second floor of the Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., Washington, D.C. The exhibition is free and open to the public through Dec. 31, 2016, Monday through Saturday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
'America Reads’-The 40 New Titles Chosen by the Public
Ayn Rand, 'The Fountainhead’
Kurt Vonnegut, 'Slaughterhouse-Five, or The Children’s Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death’
Laura Ingalls Wilder, 'Little House in the Big Woods’
Joseph Smith, 'The Book of Mormon’
Willa Cather, 'My Ántonia’
Alex Haley, 'Roots: The Saga of an American Family’
Ayn Rand, 'Anthem’