One Book One Community 2018

In the dark about the 2018 One Book choice?

Find out at 11 am, 
Wednesday June 6

War Memorial Building
Jim Barnett Park

Special events, including a trip to New York City, will be part of the activities for 2018.  The best-selling author whose book has been selected will visit the area in October.  Don’t miss out on these special events and be a part of the community reading the same book at the same time.

Planned Events

About the Author and the book

Community Partners

Past Selections


Past One Book One Community Selections

2003 "Rocket Boys” by Homer Hickam,

2004 "Seabiscuit" by Laura Hillebrand,

2005 "Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time" by Mark Haddon,

2006 "Wish You Well" by David Baldacci,

2007 "On Agate Hill" by Lee Smith,

2008 "This I Believe," edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman,

2009 "See You in a Hundred Years" by Logan Ward,

2010 "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee,

2011 “The Devil Amongst the Lawyers" by Sharyn McCrumb,

2012 "For Cause and Comrades" by James McPherson,

2013 "O Pioneers!” by Willa Cather,

2014 “Monuments Men” by Robert M. Edsel.

2015 "The End of Night" by Paul Bogard

2016 "Factory Man" by Beth Macy

2017 "Dishing Up Virginia" by Patrick Evans-Hylton

Community Partners and Sponsors of One Book One Community:

Handley Regional Library

Shenandoah University

Lord Fairfax Community College

Literacy Volunteers – Winchester Area

Winchester Public Schools

Frederick County Public Schools

Clarke County Public Schools

Friends of the Handley Regional Library 

Berryville Graphics

The Winchester Star

Piccadilly Printing

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

Winchester Book Gallery

Magic Lantern Theater

Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum

GW Hotel

Winchester Parks and Recreation

Blandy Experimental Farm