Books for individual reading and group book discussions

Resources for moving the conversation ahead:

  • Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debby Irving

  • The Warmth of Other Suns  by Isabel Wilkerson

  • The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

  • Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

  • Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome by Joy DeGruy

  • Black Pain by Terri Williams

  • Slavery by Another Name by Douglass Blackmon

  • The Cross and the Lynching Tree by James Cone

  • Jesus and the Disinherited by Howard Thurman

  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

  • Made for Goodness by Bishop Desmond Tutu and Rev. Mpho Tutu

  • Between The World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

  • Living Into God's Dream: Dismantling Racism in America Edited by Catherine Meeks

  • White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Racial Divide by Carol Anderson

  • Justified by Her Children by Roy G Pollina