HSU Library has the Book

Posted By admin on June 11, 2009

Three Cups of Tea is available in many forms from the HSU Library.  Click the links to see the catalog information for call number and number of copies:

Print Book

Audio Book (11 discs)

Print Book – Young Reader’s Edition

A Little History

Posted By admin on June 11, 2009

The past choices for HSU Book of the Year:

2008-2009 – Parable of the Sower by Olivia Butler

2007-08 – Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

2006-07 – A Lesson before Dying by Ernest Gaines

2005-06 -  Grand Avenue by Greg Sarris & Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle

In case you wondered…

And, since HSU partners with College of the Redwoods to choose, Teach and promote the Book of the Year, here is the CR Past Book of the Year Selections & Author Visits.

Learn More! Take the Book of the Year Class

Posted By admin on June 11, 2009

ENGL 480: Book Club: Three Cups of Tea. Small discussion groups explore author/climber/adventurer Greg Mortenson’s dangerous quest to promote peace in
Pakistan and Afghanistan by building schools and inspiring hope in war-torn remote mountain villages. CRN 42552 This is a 1 credit in-person class (ENGL 480) taught by Erin Sullivan, running 9/3-12/18, held Thursdays at 6:30-8:20 PM. So far there is plenty of room if you want to sign up.

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We’ve Chosen!

Posted By admin on April 3, 2009

For this coming year, the featured common reading book for Humboldt State University and College of the Redwoods will be

Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace…One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin.

  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Pub. Date: January 2007
  • ISBN-13: 9780143038252

The book is available from the HSU Bookstore, Barnes & Noble Online and Amazon. Or you might want to check out a copy from the HSU or Humboldt County library.