Summer Reading and Listening List 

** The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
 Fiction, 2016; 320 pgs. 

** Do You Believe?: Conversations on God and Religion by Antonio Monda
Nonfiction, 2007; 192 pgs. 

* Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance
Nonfiction, 2016; 272 pgs. 

* Mornings in Jenin: A Novel by Susan Abulhawa
Historical Fiction, Palestine, 2010; 352 pgs. 

* S-Town – “This American Life” Podcast
7 program series - 

The Root of War is Fear: Thomas Merton's Advice to Peacemakers by Jim Forest
Nonfiction, 2016; 224 pgs. 

Act Justly, Love Tenderly: Lifelong Lessons in Conscience and Calling by John Neafsey
Nonfiction, 2016; 160 pgs. 

Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver
Nonfiction, 2016; 192 pgs. 

A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story by Linda Sue Park
Children’s Historical Fiction, 2011; 128 pgs. 

**SAJ Book Discussion scheduled for Summer 2017
* SAJ Book/Media Discussion planned for Fall 2017