Have you actually read the books on your bookshelves? Should you have?

Discuss.Or better: list one book on your bookshelf that you bought and thought you would read but never got more than a couple pages into. Mine: Brian Stock, "Augustine the Reader."

John T. McGreevy is the I.A. O'Shaughnessy Dean of the College of Arts and Letters and Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame.

Please email comments to letters@commonwealmagazine.org and join the conversation on our Facebook page.

Must Reads

Religion
Culture
Culture
Books
Books
Collections
Collections