Honoring the 20th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks

We honor the 20th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C.

Nearly 2,000 people were killed in the attacks. "The attacks devastated the lives of victims' families and forever altered the course of U.S. society, history and foreign policy.." Council of Foreign Relations.

No memorial will ever be enough.

Here are a few selected titles from the Somers Library collection:

  • Come From Away. An inside look at the hit musical, book, music, and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. 782.1402 S
  • DeLillo, Don. Falling Man. Fiction
  • Feith, Douglas J. War and Decision: Inside the Pentagon at the Dawn of the War on Terrorism. 973.931 F
  • Fink, Mitchell and Lois Mathias. Never Forget: an Oral History of September 11, 2001. 974.71 F
  • Graff, Garrett M. The Only Plane in the Sky: an Oral History of 9/11. 973.931 G
  • Groner, William H. and Tom Teicholz. 9/12: The Epic Battle of the Ground Zero Responders. 973.931 G
  • Hamid, Mohsin. The Reluctant Fundamentalist. Fiction.
  • Patterson,James. Red Alert. Fiction
  • Wright, Lawrence. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11.
  • Zuckoff, Mitchell. Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11. 973.931 Z