Jesus and John Wayne by Kristin Kobes Du Mez

How do I start? Where do I start? There is so much in this book, and it got more and more infuriating with every…

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United States of Grace by Lenny Duncan

Rev. Lenny Duncan’s first book, Dear Church, implored the ELCA—the whitest denomination in the US—to stop hiding behind its social statements and take action…

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The Sandbox Revolution edited by Lydia Wylie-Kellermann

Edited by Lydia Wylie-Kellermann, The Sandbox Revolution: Raising Kids for a Just World is a collection of essays about parenting with social justice at the…

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Nothin’ But a Good Time by Tom Beaujour and Richard Bienstock

Nöthin’ But a Good Time is a flashback to 80s hard rock music and its history, in uncensored glory. I’ve never been so giddy…

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30-Day Journey with Dorothy Day edited by Coleman Fannin

Broadleaf Books has a wonderful 30-Day Journey series featuring important spiritual thinkers. I requested a copy of the 30-Day Journey with Dorothy Day because…

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Ladder to the Light by Steven Charleston

I truly needed the boost of hope and courage that reading Steven Charleston’s Ladder to the Light gave me this past month. This is…

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Mediocre by Ijeoma Oluo

“History is very kind to the memory of mediocre white men.” Ijeoma Oluo’s Mediocre is a history of how the United States has upheld…

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Nonfiction November: Books for Leftists

Books for Leftists The prompt for week 3 of Nonfiction November is “Be the Expert” (hosted by Rennie of What’s Nonfiction). I thought it…

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Novellas in November: Nonfiction

The theme for Novellas in November week two (hosted by Rebecca at Bookish Beck) is nonfiction novellas. I didn’t realize novellas could include nonfiction…

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Nonfiction November: Book Pairings

The prompt for week 2 of Nonfiction November is “Book Pairing” (hosted by Julz of Julz Reads), where we pair up a nonfiction book…

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