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Maroon Edition: MSU's First-Year Reading Experience

This guide provides a history of Mississippi State University's First-Year reading program, Maroon Edition.

The Maroon Edition: Freshman Reading Experience

Mississippi State University introduced the Maroon Edition Freshman common book program in 2009 with John Grisham's A Painted House.

A Painted House

The 2009 Maroon Edition is A Painted House by John Grisham.

Books By And About John Grisham

Fiction by John Grisham, both in English and other languages, can be found under the call number PS3557.R5355, 3rd Floor, General Collection.