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Fiction. (jump to Non-Fiction.)

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi. Half of a Yellow Sun. (May 27, 2021)
Alger, Christina. The Darlings. (May 1, 2021)
Barnes, Julian. The Sense of an Ending. (April 22, 2021)
Beatty, Paul. The Sellout. (May 19, 2021)
Bolaño, Roberto. 2666.
Cervantes, Miguel. Don Quixote
Chabon, Michael. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay.
Choi, Susan. Trust Exercise.
Cusk, Rachel. Outline.
DeWitt, Patrick. The Sisters Brothers.
Dev, Sonali. Pride, Prejudice and Other Flavors
. (June 1, 2021)
Diaz, Junot. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. (January 6, 2021)
Dickens, Charles. Great Expectations. (December 28, 2020)
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor. The Idiot. (December 12, 2020)
Du Maurier, Daphne. Rebecca.
Egan, Jennifer. A Visit From the Goon Squad.
Ellis, Bret Easton. American Psycho.
Franzen, Jonathan. The Corrections. (January 17, 2021)
Friedland, Elyssa. The Floating Feldmans.
Gurwich, Annabelle. Wherever You Go, There They Are.
Haslett, Ada. Imagine Me Gone.
Herbert, Frank. Dune.
Hugo, Victor. Les Miserables.
Jemisin, N.K. The Fifth Season.
Johnson, Denis. Train Dreams.
Jones, Tayari. An American Marriage.
Juby, Susan. Home to Wakefield.
Kushner, Rachel. The Flamethrowers.
Mantel, Hilary. Wolf Hall.
McBride, Eimear. The Lesser Bohemians.
McCarthy, Cormac. The Road.
Miller, Madeline. Circe.
Mitchell, David. The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet.
Murakami, Haruki. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle.
Nguyen, Viet Thahn. The Sympathizer.
Obreht, Tea. The Tiger’s Wife.
Offill, Jenny. Dept. of Speculation.
Otsuka, Julie. The Buddha in the Attic.
Rooney, Sally. Normal People.
Roth, Phillip. The Plot Against America. (April 15, 2021)
Roy, Arundhati. The God of Small Things. (April 11, 2021)
Sekaran, Shanthi. Lucky Boy.
Smith, Zadie. White Teeth.
Steinbeck, John. The Grapes of Wrath.
Stoker, Bram. Dracula. (April 5, 2021)
Tartt, Donna. The Secret History.
Toews, Miriam. All My Puny Sorrows.
Ward, Jesmyn. Salvage the Bones.
Weir, Andy. The Martian.
Whitehead, Colson. The Underground Railroad.
Wodehouse, PG. The Code of the Woosters. (March 8, 2021)
Yanagihara, Hanya. A Little Life.

Non-Fiction.

Antal, Jim. Climate Church, Climate World: How People of Faith Must Work for Change.
Arendt, Hannah. The Origins of Totalitarianism.
Beaumont, Susan. How to Lead When You Don’t Know Where You’re Going: Leading in a Liminal Season. (February 16, 2021)
Boyatzis, Richard and Annie McKee. Resonant Leadership. (March 22, 2021)
Chambers, Edward T. Roots for Radicals: Organizing for Power, Action and Justice.
Chester, Tim and Steve Timmis. Total Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and Community.
Cleveland, Christena. Disunity in Christ: Uncovering the Hidden Forces That Keep Us Apart.
Compton, John W. The End of Empathy: Why White Protestants Stopped Loving Their Neighbors.
de la Torre, Miguel. Reading the Bible from the Margins. (March 15, 2021)
de la Torre, Miguel. Trials of Hope and Terror: Testimonies on Immigration.
Denker, Angela. Red State Christians: Understanding the Voters Who Elected Donald Trump.
DeVries, Mark and Annette Safstrom. Sustainable Children’s Ministry: From Last-Minute Scrambling to Long-Term Solutions. (December 17, 2020).
DeVries, Mark. Sustainable Youth Ministry. (December 15, 2020).
Du Mez, Kristin Kobes. Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation. (March 2, 2021)
Feldmeir, Mark. A House Divided: Engaging the Issues through the Politics of Compassion.
Fitzgerald, Frances. The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America.
Gibson, Carrie. El Norte: The Epic and Forgotten Story of Hispanic North America.
Gladwell, Malcolm. David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants.
Gorman, Michael J. Reading Revelation Responsibly: Uncivil Worship and Witness
Grandin, Greg. The End of Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America.
Graves-Fitzsimmons. Just Faith: Reclaiming Progressive Christianity. (December 28, 2020)
Gustine, Adam L. Becoming a Just Church: Cultivating Communities of Shalom.
Hauerwas, Stanley and William H. Willimon. Resident Aliens: Life in the Christian Colony.
Hobgood, Mary Elizabeth. Dismantling Privilege: An Ethics of Accountability.
Howe, Ben. The Immoral Majority: Why Evangelicals Chose Political Power over Christian Values.
Jha, Sandhya. Transforming Communities: How People Like You Are Healing Their Neighborhoods.
Johnson, Walter. The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States.
Krehbiel, Randy and Karlos K. Hill. Tulsa, 1921: Reporting a Massacre. (February 14, 2021)
Kruse, Kevin M. One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America.
Kuhl, Carl. The Contrarian’s Guide to Church Planting. (March 29, 2021)
Magill, Elizabeth Mae. Five Loaves, Two Fish, Twelve Volunteers: Growing a Relational Food Ministry.
McNeal, Reggie. The Present Future: Six Tough Questions for the Church.
Moschella, Mary Clark. Ethnography as a Pastoral Practice: An Introduction.
Peterson, Eugene H. Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places: A Conversation in Spiritual Theology.
Pope Frances. Laudato Si’: On Care For Our Common Home.
Raushenbach, Walter. Christianity and the Social Crisis in the 21st Century.
Rendle, Gil. Journey in the Wilderness: New Life for Mainline Churches.
Root, Andrew. The Pastor in a Secular Age.
Rosenberg, Marshall. Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life. (January 4, 2021)
Sechrest, Love L., et. al., editors. Can “White” People Be Saved? Triangulating Race, Theology and Mission.
Shapiro, James. Shakespeare in a Divided America: What His Plays Tell Us About Our Past and Future. (February 19, 2021)
Sider, Ronald J. Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger: Moving from Affluence to Generosity.
Stetzer, Ed and Eric Geiger. Transformational Groups: Creating a New Scorecard for Groups.
Swan, Emily and Ken Wilson. Solus Jesus: A Theology of Resistance.
Swanson, David W. Rediscipling the White Church: From Cheap Diversity to True Solidarity.
Tanner, Kathryn. Christianity and the New Spirit of Capitalism.
Teegarden, Kenneth L. We Call Ourselves Disciples. (January 18, 2021)
Treuer, David. The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America 1890 to the Present.
Vanhoozer, Kevin J. The Drama of Doctrine: A Canonical Linguistic Approach to Christian Theology.
Waters, Brent. Just Capitalism: A Christian Ethic of Economic Globalization.
Whitehead, Andrew L. and Samuel L. Perry. Taking America Back for God: Christian Nationalism in the United States.
Woodward, JR and Dan White Jr. The Church as Movement: Starting and Sustaining Missional-Incarnational Communities.