Wayne County Reads is a one book, one-community project started in Wayne County, N.C. in 2004. In addition to discussing each book’s literary merits, WCR provides free public programs such as lectures, exhibits, performances, films, discussions, demonstrations, contests and festivals that explore the themes and issues in the books.
About The 2016 Book Selection
Inspired by his poem-a-day program with the Library of Congress, Poetry 180 is a collection of contemporary poems edited by former United States Poet Laureate Billy Collins.
The book can be borrowed from local Wayne County Public Library branches or purchased from the Wayne Community College Bookstore and Books-A-Million in Goldsboro.