ʿⱦapp Library Recommended Reading Lists and Resource Guides

Resource guides provide recommendations for nonfiction books, fiction books, ebooks, videos, research databases, and websites found in the ʿⱦapp libraries and online.

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson cover
What We’re Reading:Just Mercyby Bryan Stevenson
by Julie Humphrey, Library Director


, Jacopo Prisco, CNN.com, 6/2019

, Christina A. Samuels, Education Week, 2/19/2020

, Dr. David Campt, Medium.com, 4/27/2020

. Jodi M. Savage, guest writer, Huffington Post, 6/25/2020

, Michael Harriot, The Root, 6/4/2020

, Library of Congress, 2020


, Merle Miller, Publisher: PenguinRandomHouse.com, 2012

, Carolina de Robertis, 2017

, Jacob Tobia, 2019

, Leslie Feinberg, 1993(free pdf copy)

, Jericho Brown, Publisher: CopperCanyonPress.org (Winner of the 2020 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry)

, Helen Oyeyemi, Publisher: PenguinRandomHouse.com, 2017


, Directed by Ava DuVernay, Netflix Feature made free on YouTube

, Directed by Ang Lee, 2005

, Directed by Isabel Coixet, 2019

, Directed by Greg Berlanti, 2018

, YouTube Channel: Seventeen, 2017