One Book One Island

One Book One Island (OBOI) is a collaborative project of community partners and sponsors that seeks to promote reading, literacy and community by encouraging everyone on Nantucket to read, discuss and reflect upon the same book.

One Book One Island has read the following titles:

2007
The Kiterunner (Hosseini)
The Breadwinner (Ellis)
The Librarian of Basra (Winter)

2008
 The Old Man and the Sea (Hemingway)
The Young Man and the Sea (Philbrick)
Island Boy (Cooney)

2009
American Chica (Arana)
Seedfolks (Fleischman)
Abuela (Dorros)

2010
Coal Black Horse (Olmstead)

2011
 The Postmistress (Blake)

2012
The Maltese Falcon (Hammett)

2013
The Red Garden (Hoffman)

2014
To Kill A Mockingbird (Lee)

Sponsors:

For more information, please contact:

  • Molly Anderson, Nantucket Atheneum, 508-228-1110
  • Jim Lentowski, Nantucket Conservation Foundation, 508-228-2884