One Book: Chelmsford Reads --"Empire Falls" by Richard Russo

Here's the complete list of books that were nominated to be the "One Book:"

 The Holy Bible
Albom, MitchThe Five People You Meet in Heaven
Albom, MitchTuesdays with Morrie
Anthony, PiersOn a pale horse
Arnold, TeddHi Fly guy!
Atwater-Rhodes, AmeliaShattered Mirror
Atwood, MargaretOryx and Crake
Baer, RobertSee no evil
Baldacci, DavidThe Christmas Train
Banks, RussellThe Sweet Hereafter
Barnett, ThomasThe Pentagon's new map
Barry, DavePeter and the starcatchers
Bauby, Jean-Dominique The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Berendt, JohnMidnight in the garden of good and evil
Berry, WendellThe Memory of Old Jack
Bloor, EdwardTangerine
Blume, JudyFreckle Juice
Bohjalian, ChrisMidwives
Bray, Libba A Great and Terrible Beauty
Bronowski, JacobThe Ascent of Man
Brooks, KevinLucas
Brown, DanAngels and Demons
Brown, DanDa Vinci Code
Brown, DanDeception Point
Card, Orson ScottEnder's Game
Carr, HowieThe Brothers Bulger
Chbosky, StephenPerks of being a wallflower
Christie, AgathaAnd then there were none
Clancy, TomRainbow Six
Coleman, PennyFlashback
Conlon, EdwardBlue blood
Cormier, RobertI am the cheese
Cornish, D.M. Monster Blood Tattoo
Cronin, JustinThe Summer guest
Crowley, AleisterSatanic extracts
Crumley, JamesLast good kiss
Curtis, Christopher PaulBud, not Buddy
Davis, MayaThe Third Terrorist
Diamond JaredGuns, Germs and Steel
DiCamillo, KateBecause of Winn Dixie
Dickinson, RichardThe Silent Men
Dowell, Frances O'RoarkDovey Coe
Dubus, AndreHouse of sand and fog
Dumas, AlexandreCount of Monte Cristo
Dumas, FiroozehFunny in Farsi
Feiler, BruceAbraham, the journey of three faiths
Fine, CordeliaA mind of its own: how your brain...
Fisher, CyrusThe Avion my uncle flew
Flagg, FannieA Redbird Christmas
Flagg, FannieCan't Wait to Get to Heaven
Foer, Jonathan SafranExtremely loud and incredibly close
Frank, AnneDiary of a young girl
Frey, JamesA million little pieces
Funke, CorneliaInkheart
Goodwin, Doris KeansWait till next year
Gore, AlInconvenient truth
Grandin, TempleAnimals in translation
Greenlaw, LindaThe Hungry Ocean
Greenlaw, LindaThe Lobster Chronicles
Haddix, Margaret PetersonJust Ella
Haddon, MarkCurious Incident of the dog at night-time
Halberstam, DavidThe Best and the Brightest
Harr, JonathanThe Lost Painting
Hasek, JaroslavThe Good Soldier Svejk
Hawthorne, NathanielThe Scarlet Letter
Hillerman, TonySkinwalkers
Hinton, S.E.Rumblefish
Hoffman, AliceThe Probable Future
Horowitz, AnthonyStormbreaker
Hosseini, KhaledThe Kite Runner
Hughes, DeanThe Soldier Boys
Ibbotson, EvaThe Secret of Platform 13
Irving, JohnA Prayer for Owen Meany
Ishiguro, KazuoNever let me go
Ishiguro, KazuoThe Unconsoled
Jacques, BrianMartin the warrior
Junger, SebastianThe Perfect Storm
Karon, JanAt home in Mitford
Kerouac, JackDharma Bums
Kerouac, JackOn the road
Keyes, DanielFlowers for Algernon
Kidder, TracyMountains beyond mountains
King, DaveThe ha-ha
King, StephenCell
King, StephenThe Gunslinger
Kinsella, W.P.Shoeless Joe
Klause, Annette CurtisThe Silver Kiss
Knowles, JohnA separate peace
Krakauer, JonInto thin air
Kraus, JonBig Ear Two: Listening for other worlds
Lahiri, JhumpaThe Namesake
Lee, HarperTo kill a mockingbird
Lehane, DennisMystic River
Lehane, DennisShutter Island
Lewis, C.S. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Lewis, SinclairMain Street
Lipman, ElinorInn at Lake Devine
Lowry, LoisThe Giver
MacGregor, KinleySword of Darkness
Maguire, GregoryWicked
Marshall, MeghanThe Peabody Sisters
Martel, YannLife of Pi
Mayor, ArcherSt. Alban's Fire
McBride, JamesThe color of water
McCauley, StephenThe easy way out
McCracken, ElizabethGiant's house
McCullough, DavidJohn Adams
McEwan, IanAtonement
McEwan, IanSaturday
Merullo, RolandIn Revere in those days
Mitchell, DavidCloud atlas
Mitchell, John HansonLooking for Mr. Gilbert
Moriarty, LaurieThe Center of Everything
Naslund, Sena JeterAhab's wife or, The star -gazer
O'Brien, TimIn the lake of the woods
Olin, SeanKilling Britney
O'Reilly, BillCulture warrior
Paolini, ChristopherEragon
Parker, RobertEarly Autumn
Parker, RobertWilderness
Paterson, KatherineLyddie
Patterson, JamesWhen the Wind Blows
Peale, Norman VincentThe Power of positive thinking
Pelzer, DaveChild called It
Pelzer, DaveThe Lost Boy
Philbrick, NathanielMayflower
Picoult, JodiMy sister's keeper
Pike, ChristopherThe Cold One
Pipher, MaryMiddle of everywhere
Pollan, MichaelThe Omnivore's Dilemma
Powell, JuliaJulie and Julia
Preston, DouglasThe Relic
Proulx, E. AnnieThe Shipping News
Rawls, WilsonWhere the red fern grows
Robbins, TomJitterbug perfume
Redfield, JamesThe Celestine Prophecy
Remarque, ErichAll quiet on the western front
Rodda, EmilyDeltora Quest: Forests of Silence
Rotelli, RichardCreative Odyssey
Rowling, J.K.Harry Potter…
Roth, PhilipThe Plot against America
Ruiz, MiguelThe Mastery of Love
Russo, RichardEmpire Falls
Ryan, Pam MunozEsperanza rising
St. Exupery, Antoine deLittle Prince
Salinger, J.D.Catcher in the rye
Sebold, AliceLovely Bones
See, LisaSnow Flower and the Secret Fan
Seuss, Dr.The Cat in the Hat
Seuss, Dr.Green eggs and ham
Seuss, Dr.One fish, Two fish, Red fish, Blue fish
Shaara, JeffRise to rebellion
Shaara, MichaelKiller angels
Shakespeare, WilliamRomeo and Juliet
Shawver, BrianAftermath
Shreve, AnitaThe weight of water
Smiley, JaneA thousand acres
Sparks, NicholasA Walk to remember
Spinelli, JerryStar girl
Steinbeck, JohnOf Mice and Men
Steinbeck, JohnThe Pearl
Takaya, NatsukiFruits basket
Thoreau, Henry DavidWalking
Tolkien, J.R.R.The Hobbit
Tyler, AnneDigging to America
Uris, LeonExodus
Weisskopf, MichaelBlood brothers
Wiesel, ElieNight
Winton, TimBlueback
Wittlinger, EllenHard Love
Woodward, BobState of denial
Zinn, HowardA people's history of the United States