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Orphan Train: Start Here

Celebrating Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline, 2017 Honors College Common Book.

Honors Common Book Experience

The Honors Common Book Experience offers one book each year for all incoming freshmen to read, which they then discuss in the fall in classes, in their residence halls, and in informal discussion.

Gorgas Library Display

Orphan Train covert artwork stylized as a mosaic comprised of photographs and video stills

The poster in the display case near the first floor entrance of Gorgas Library celebrates Orphan Train, the 2017 Honors College Common Book, and author Christina Baker Kline's visit to The University of Alabama campus.

The mosaic, a stylized version of the book cover, is comprised of images of items in the University Libraries' collections, primarily still frame images from the following streaming video documentaries.

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