Student / Staff recommended books for your research paper or for your enjoyment!
It is 1964 in Lexington, Kentucky and twins are born on the night of a rare snowstorm. One is a perfectly healthy boy, and the other a girl born with Down syndrome. A tale of regret and redemption, this is a beautifully written story of twins separated at birth because of a decision made by their father. This novel shows the lifelong effects that his decision, and the secrets he kept, made on his family.
The Memory Keeper's Daughter: A Novel (PS3555.D942 M46 2006)
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson (PR5484 .K5 1949)
Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger (PS3537.A426 F7 1964)
A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole (PS 3570 O54 C66 1987)
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer (Available as an eBOOK!)
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez (PQ8180.17.A73 C513 1991)
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway (PS3515.E37 F6 1940)