Presbyterian Women Reading List For 2017-18

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Grand Canyon Presbyterian Women Reading List

2017-18

All books from the reading list are in our church library. The criteria for the selection of the books are: to enlighten our minds, to nourish our spirits, to challenge our consciences, to entertain us.  As you choose which books you will read, we will hope we have met these goals, not all of them in one book, but in the whole of them.

 

Fiction

 

The Secret Chord, Unvarnished Stories of the Life of David by Geraldine Brooks.

Seasons of the Enemies, the Long Walk of Navajo by Sharon Leslie Gearhart.

A Light in the Wilderness by Jane Kirkpatrick.

The Housemaid's Daughter by Barbara Mutch.

Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan.

A Man Called Ove by Frederik Backman.

The Nightengale by Kristin Hannah.

The Edge of Lost by Kristina McMorris.

Non-Fiction

 

Wearing God: Clothing, Laughter, Fire and Other Overlooked Ways of Meeting God by Lauren Winner

The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II by Denise Kiernan.

They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky, The True Story of Three Lost Boys from Sudan by Benjamin Ajak and Benson Deng.

Levi's & Lace, Arizona Women Who Made History by Jan Cleere.

Where the Wind Leads: A Refugee Family's Miraculous Story of Loss, Rescue and Redemption by Dr. Vinh Chung and Tim Downs.

Learning to Walk in the Dark by Barbara Brown Taylor.

Hillbilly Elegy, A Memoir of a Family and a Culture in Crisis by J.D. Bance.

 

Last Published: May 5, 2017 4:50 PM
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