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One Campus, One Book 2017-18: 2017-18 Selection

Tattoos on the Heart

Spare Parts by Joshua Davis


One Campus, One Book (OCOB) is an initiative designed to encourage a common reading experience and sense of community at California State University, Los Angeles. Objectives and outcomes include...

  • To stimulate a shared experience through reading 
  • To inspire and support community conversations
  • To encourage academic enhancement through cross-curricular partnerships

Members of the Cal State LA community are invited to read the 10th book in the OCOB series, Spare Parts: Four Undocumentated Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream by Joshua Davis.  The book's many themes are teachable from a variety of disciplines and perspectives. Faculty and staff are encouraged to incorporate the book and related campus events into their curriculum. Community activities will be scheduled during the Fall and Spring Semesters, 2017-18.

Spare Parts is available to purchase at the University Bookstore 

  Reserve copies are available for check-out at the library service desk.  Ask for Reserve Call Number:  OCOB


Presented by the University Library, Honors College, and Mind Matters Initiative.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300