Previous Years Book Choices
MALDEN READS
      One City, One Book
The Soloist tells  the story about the schiziohrenic homeless musician whom the author met on Los Angeles' skid row and his attempts to help him. 
MR 2013
MR 2012
MR 2011
You can learn about the Malden Reads projects  in 2013, 2012 & 2011 by opening their websites.
Outcasts United is the story of a refugee soccer team, a remarkable woman coach and a small southern town turned upside down by the process of refugee resettlement.
In the Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian, Sherman Alexie recounts
the trials of a Native American teenager, Arnold “Junior” Spirit, during his first year in high school. The book explores themes of traditon, discrimination, interracial relationships, tolerance,  creativity, identity, resilience, isolation, bullying, binge alcoholism....