Wayland Reads is a community-wide endeavor that strives to build community through a shared reading experience.   Our most recent program, Wayland Reads 2017 focused on the art of forgery.  To learn more about the books we read and the programs we offered for this year as well as previous ones, see the list below.


2017: The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro, Master Thieves by Stephen Kurkjian, and Moxie & the Art of Rule Breaking by Erin Dionne using the theme of the 1990 heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

2016 Summer Read:  The Tumbling Turner Sisters by Juliette Fay

2015: The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan

2013: Wayland Reads Poetry kicked off by former Poet Laureate of the United States Robert Pinsky

2011: Zeitoun by David Egger

2009: Breakfast with Buddha by Roland Merullo