The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (OBOC 2017-2018)

One Book, One College 2017-2018

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Hardcover edition of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot is CSN's One Book/One College read for 2017-2018.

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Get a Copy of the Book

Print copies of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks are available to borrow from CSN Libraries.

A single user electronic copy can be read online through CSN's Library website

Get a Copy of the Film

HBO's film adaptation of the book starring Oprah Winfrey is available on DVD and Blu-ray to borrow from CSN Libraries.

Blu-ray

DVD

The Author Speaks About the Book

Read the Prologue to the Book

The Prologue to the book is available on Rebecca Skloot's website. 

FAQ

Rebecca Skloot has compiled a list of frequently asked questions about The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

This guide was created using the template and content from Peter Catlin's guide at the University of Mary Washington.

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CSN's One Book/One College Program

The One Book/One College program at CSN strives to foster a sense of community, creativity, and conversation through the mutual study of a common reading. Faculty of all disciplines are invited to teach the book (or parts of the book) in their courses, and students and staff are invited to participate as well.