Must-Read Books

Below, you will find the winners of each round of the "You've Got to Read This!" Competition.

Additionally, you will find a selection of student essays that argue for the value of a wide range of books.

If you want to find out what kinds of books matter to students today, then visit our archive.


Winner of the Fall 2017 "You've Got to Read This!" Competition:

Kennedy Colp

Championed Book:

Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale


Fall 2017 Must-Read Books


Fall 2018 Must-read books