Talking about books with friends, family, and neighbors promotes reading, encourages the exchange of ideas, stimulates critical thinking, and sparks public conversation. One City, One Book programs are designed to foster community discussion about books by encouraging an entire community to read the same book at the same time.
In 2015, Hercules will offer the following "One City, One Book" program:
Free copies of The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate will be available to all third graders at Hercules elementary schools and at the library! Pick up your copy today!