"Among the earliest ambitions to be excited in clerks, workmen, journeymen, and indeed, among all that are struggling up in life from nothing to something, is that of owning, and constantly adding to, a library of good books."
Zion's Home Monthly, January 15, 1889. p. 198.
I'd be honored if you would ask your community to choose one of my books as a "Community Reads" or "One Book" topic. Check with your local library to find out how books are chosen to be Community Reads in your local area. If your library gives you a chance to vote for a specific book, please do so!
Here's some information about other Community Reads projects which have been done with various books: