12th One Book, One Bakersfield…One Kern Read
September – November, 2011

The One Book Project was led by the Kern County Library and California State University, Bakersfield’s First Year Experience Program. Almost 2,000 students, community members, and families gathered to hear a charismatic, powerful presentation by the author, Wes Moore. An auxiliary room had to be opened to seat the overflow crowd.


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