Book Reviews

Outside In An warm, evocative reminder — essential during the pandemic — that we belong to the outdoors no matter where we are. Wonder
The Sirens of Mars A scientist's enthusiastic overview of why humans keep trying to reach Mars. Questing
The Cornel West Reader An outstanding overview of the thought, theory, and commitments of the African-American public intellectual. Meaning
The Language Your Body Speaks Self-Healing with Energy Medicine Nurturing
Non Obvious Megatrends The trend-curator's prognostications about the what's happening that will shape the future. Meaning
Freedom We Sing An exuberant, colorful, love-filled story that conveys the experience of embracing freedom. Questing
Strange Rites An incredible, adventuresome and encyclopedic overview of seven types of post-religions in America Meaning
Thank You for Voting A handy and important nonpartisan resource for this Presidential election year. Meaning
If We Were Gone An exploration of how quickly plants and trees can reclaim a landscape in our absence. Transformation
The Third Reconstruction A compelling exploration of the need for collective moral action for social justice. Justice
We Are Called to Be a Movement A rousing sermon about the need to join together. Justice
A Feast for Hungry Souls An abundant collection of Christian insights. X-The Mystery
Forward Together A call to find faith and spirituality in the fight for justice. Justice
Speaking Peace in a Climate of Conflict Dazzling essays on the amazing power, variety, and impact of words. Meaning
Race Matters A sharp prophetic cry for black freedom, justice, and transformation. Hope
Democracy Matters A sobering, prophetic, and hopeful reading of America and what lies ahead. Hope
Emily's Idea How an inspired project like making multi-cultural paper-doll chains can spread around the world. Connections
Truth Seekers Deep and wise readings from key figures on the theory and practice of nonviolence. Peace
Why Do We Cry? Gentle and honest reassurance about the many reasons for tears. Compassion