Past ASU Common Reading Selections

2017: Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town (2015) by Jon Krakauer
Shortlisted:So You've Been Publicly Shamed, Nickel and Dimed, One of the Boys: Homosexuality in the Military During World War II

2016: Waiting for the Barbarians (1999) by J. M. Coetzee

2015: Aftershock: The Next Economy and America’s Future (2011) by Robert B. Reich.

2014: The Other Wes Moore (2010) by Wes Moore

2013: Leaving Mother Lake (2004) by Yang Erche Namu and Christine Mathieu

2012: Enrique's Journey (2005) by Sonia Nazario

2011: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (2007) by Sherman Alexie, illustrated by Ellen Forney

2010: Sky Bridge (2007) by Laura Pritchett

2009: A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier (2007) by Ishmael Beah

2008: Three Cups of Tea (2006) by Greg Mortenson