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One Book - One Lincoln - 2011

Prize Drawing!

The tenth annual One Book - One Lincoln community reading program began on September 6, 2011, with the announcement of Abraham Verghese's compelling novel, Cutting for Stone, as the selected title for 2011. The scheduled events of One Book -- One Lincoln -- 2011 will take place throughout September and October, and early November.

Prize drawing for a signed copy of Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese.

signed book imageAuthor Abraham Verghese graciously provided us with a signed copy of the original hardback edition of his novel. As a treat for participants in the 2011 One Book - One Lincoln, we held a drawing to give away this piece of One Book - One Lincoln memorabilia on January 3rd, 2012. Entry forms for this drawing were available to be filled out if you met the following eligibility criteria:

  • Attend a library-sponsored One Book - One Lincoln discussion group or program through December 31, 2011 and fill out an entry form to win a signed copy
  • You may enter at each OBOL event you attend (one entry per person per event)
  • Library staff are not eligible to win.
  • Winner must sign a media release and agree to be photographed; winner's name will be announced on Facebook, Twitter, the library webpage and in other promotional media.
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Kim Shelley (l), Branch Supervisor for Anderson and Bethany Branch Libraries, presents drawing winner Deborah Swearingen (r) with her signed copy of Cutting for Stone. Congratulations, Deborah!

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One Book - One Lincoln - 2010: I Am a Man by Joe Starita
One Book - One Lincoln - 2009: The People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
One Book - One Lincoln - 2008: The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
One Book - One Lincoln - 2007: The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
One Book - One Lincoln - 2006: The Devil in the White City by Erik larson
One Book - One Lincoln - 2005: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
One Book - One Lincoln - 2004: Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
One Book - One Lincoln - 2003: Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
One Book - One Lincoln - 2002: Plainsong by Kent Haruf