15 Years of Summer Reading
What have our big picks been for the best season in books? On our anniversary year, we look back at great reads from the past decade and a half.
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To Kill a Mockingbird
384 pages; Grand Central Publishing
Available at:Amazon.com | Barnes & Noble | Apple Books | IndieBound
2000 (picked by Oprah!)
Bookshelf: Oprah reveals some of her favorites in her collection at home
Harpers Lee's masterpiece—my favorite novel of all time—traces one lawyer’s effort to defend a wrongly accused black man without sacrificing the innocence of his children.
Favorite quote: "There is one way in this country in which all men are created equal- there is one human institution that makes a pauper the equal of a Rockefeller, the stupid man the equal of an Einstein, and the ignorant man the equal of any college president. That institution, gentlemen, is a court."