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The most recent titles added to the McCollister Contemporary Literature Collection (available on the first floor of Wilson Library):

Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base, by Annie Jacobsen
Caleb's Crossing: A Novel, by Geraldine Brooks
Children and Fire: A Novel, by Ursula Hegi
The Hypnotist, by Lars Kepler
The Miracle of Freedom: Seven Tipping Points That Saved the World, by Chris Stewart
Miss New India, by Bharati Mukherjee
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything, by Joshua Foer
Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West, by Dorothy Wickenden
State of Wonder, by Ann Patchett
What Alice Forgot, by Liane Moriarty

Made up of recently published popular and literary fiction and non-fiction, this collection is located on the first floor of Wilson Library. It is leased with income from funds established by Robert and Virginia McCollister to provide support for popular contemporary literature and reading for pleasure. See a complete list of books in the collection at: http://www.librarything.com/catalog/mccollister

We want to hear from you. What books would you like to see added to our collection? Use this recommendation form to let us know about books we should buy.

The McCollister Contemporary Literature Collection on the first floor of Wilson Library and the Popular Reading Collection in the Wise Owl Cafe in Walter Library are circulating collections of current popular fiction and nonfiction. Stop by and find a great book to escape with this summer.

Browse the McCollister Contemporary Literature Collection:
http://www.librarything.com/catalog/mccollister

Browse the Wise Owl Cafe Popular Reading Collection:
http://www.librarything.com/catalog/umn_pop