BOOKS I LOVE

Friends! I just love to read! And I read a mix of genres based on my interests, recommendations from friends, and required reading for school. Below are some of my favorites. If you have a book you think I might enjoy, let me know!  I love finding new reads!

Christianity/Theology

Edwards, Gene  A Tale of Three Kings:  A Study in Brokenness

Keller, Timothy Counterfeit Gods

Lewis, C.S. The Great Divorce, Mere Christianity

 

Education

Apple, Michael Democratic Schools: Lessons in Powerful Education

Westheimer, Joel What Kind of Citizen? Educating Our Children for the Common Good

 

History

Bogle, Donald Dorothy Dandridge

Brinkley, Douglas Rosa Parks: A Life

Hale, Jon The Freedom Schools: Student Activists in the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement

Roberts, Randy Papa Jack: Jack Johnson and the Era of White Hopes

Weise, Julie Corazon de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South since 1910

Ladies!

Freeman, Emily  Grace for the Good Girl: letting go of the try-hard life

Gilliam, Connally  Revelations of a Single Woman: loving the life I didn’t expect

Memoirs and Biographies

Aebi, Tania Maiden Voyage

Davis, Katie Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption

Kidder, Tracy Mountains Beyond Mountains

Olsen, Bruce Bruchko

Novels

Diffenbaugh, Vanessa The Language of Flowers

Hosseini, Khaled A Thousand Splendid Suns

Patchett, Ann State of Wonder

Schlink, Bernhard The Reader

Sendker, Jan-Philipp The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

Walls, Jeannette Half Broke Horses

 

Philosophy

Rocha, Samuel Folk Phenomenology

Spelman, Elizabeth Fruits of Sorrow