Looking for a good summer read?

Are you heading out for some vacation time and looking for a good book to bring along? This week, we offer several lists focused on themes of spirituality and social justice to help you in your search!


LOOKING FOR SOMETHING NEW?

Spiritual book roundup: 'Buechner 101' and more
By Barbara Mahany
Chicago Tribune

Religion and Spirituality Books Preview: August 2016
By Emma Koonse
Publishers Weekly

Both of these lists focus on newer titles. Find something you haven't seen before.


LOOKING FOR A CLASSIC?

Summer Reading from the Heart: 5 Novels with a Spiritual Message.
By Karen Costa
Elephant Journal

Focusing on classic fiction titles, Costa offers a wide range of spiritually focused options within that genre.


LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE?

Ta-Nehisi Coates's Reading List
New York Public Library

If you're seeking a read to learn more about racial justice in the U.S., consider a selection from Ta-Nehisi Coates’ 2015 reading list.