About All Alexandria Reads

PriceLess: How I went undercover to rescue the world's stolen treasures

All Alexandria Reads is an initiative designed to create shared experiences through reading. Everyone is invited to read the featured title and the companion books for younger readers. 

 

The 2017 AAR selection is Priceless: How I went undercover to rescue the world's stolen treasure, by Robert K. Wittman. Join the events and discussions that relate to the themes of Priceless: How I went undercover to rescue the world's stolen treasure.

 

Alexandria Library welcomes AAR participants to share their thoughts via social media on the Library's Facebook and Twitter pages, using the hashtag #AARAWC.


 

 All Alexandria Reads Sponsors

All Alexandria Reads is made possible through a generous grant from the James M. Duncan, Jr. Library Foundation, Inc. Additional sponsors and partners include the Friends of the Alexandria Library groups and the following local businesses and organizations:

 

Alexandria City Public Schools

 

Friends of Beatley Central Library Friends of Duncan Library 

Amalgamated Costume & Design Studio

 

Caboose Cafe Cosmic Adventures  Emma's Espresso and Wine Bar 

FireFlies

 

Great Falls Tea Garden GrooveQuest  Maryland Science Center 

NOVA

 

St. Elmo's Coffee Pub The Moonlighters  PBS Point of View 

 

 

 Previous All Alexandria Reads Selections

 


             Listening in an Act of Love: A Celebration of American Life    

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind    The Shadow of the Wind     The Geography of Bliss     Animal, Vegetable, Miracle    

  

2016 The Astronaut Wives Clubby Lily Koppel
2015 Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani
2014 When Washington Was in Vogue by Edward Christopher Williams
2013 Listening in an Act of Love: A Celebration of American Life from the StoryCorps Project
2012 The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba

2011 The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
2010 The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner
2009 Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver
2008 Marley and Me by John Grogan