Pendergrass Leisure Reading Collection

Pendergrass Library hosts a leisure reading collection containing popular and recently released fiction and nonfiction. Books in this collection are available to all members of the UT community for a four-week loan period.

See which Leisure Reading books we have available on our Goodreads account.  Explore the UTK Libraries’ leisure reading collection on our leisure reading guide. Current titles and purchases can also be found using the UT Libraries’ new items feed.

We are interested in what our patrons want to read!  Please complete the form below to suggest a book for the collection.

Pendergrass’s bookshelf

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
We Love You, Charlie Freeman
Alligator Candy: A Memoir
Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space
The First Time She Drowned
The Nest
No One Knows
The Singing Bone
Spill Simmer Falter Wither
The Wicked Will Rise
The Throwback Special
The Association of Small Bombs
As Close to Us as Breathing
The Advocate's Daughter
Lady Midnight
The Year of the Runaways
Multiple Listings
The Total Package
Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan

Pendergrass Library’s favorite books »

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Suggest a Book for Leisure Reading

Pendergrass Library cannot guarantee the purchase of all suggested materials, but we will accommodate as many requests as possible.If you would like to be notified when a suggested book is available, please provide your name and UT email address. The book will be placed on hold at the library for one week.
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Leisure Reading

Catch up on your summer reading by checking out our leisure reading collection.