One City, One Book – Quick Survey!

California librarians, we want your input! Please submit your TOP pick for a “One City, One Book” community-wide read. What have you used with success or what do you wish your city would read? Results will be gathered and revealed at the Top 5×5 for Adults: Librarian Power Panel Presentation at CLA Conference in Riverside, CA. The results will be also shared post-conference on the website and @CaliforniaCenterfortheBook on Facebook and Instagram. The quick 1 minute survey can be found at

Thank you in advance for participating!

About the Top 5×5 for Adults: Librarian Power Panel Presentation at #CLA2017
Saturday, November 4, 2017
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

5 voracious readers recommend the top 5 reads of the past 5 years. Diverse, irreverent, smartypants librarians will sell you on hidden gems, popular titles you had no interest in touching, and genre-bending picks! We will also share the results from our for “One City, One Book” survey.  You will EMERGE with lists of must-reads to recommend to your community, new people to follow on GoodReads, and enough reading inspiration to last you through the year.

Our power panel includes: Shawn Thrasher of Ontario City Library, Cathy Crosthwaite of Sacramento Public Library, Genesis Hansen of Mission Viejo Library, Shawn Townsend of Riverside County Library, and Brendle Wells of Sacramento Public Library.  Co-hosted by Jill Patterson of CLA’s Collection Development Interest Group and Orange County Public Library, and Julianna Robbins, of California Center for the Book.