RACIAL RECONCILIATION READING LIST

 

  • “Letters Across the Divide” by Dr. David Anderson and Brent Zuercher 

https://smile.amazon.com/Letters-Across-Divide-Friends-Friendship/dp/0801063434/ref=sr_1_1?crid=6U10NLHKJ8N2&dchild=1&keywords=letters+across+the+divide&qid=1592101360&s=books&sprefix=letters+across%2Cstripbooks%2C142&sr=1-1

 

  • “Gracism: The Art of Inclusion” by Dr. David Anderson  

https://smile.amazon.com/Gracism-Inclusion-Dr-David-Anderson/dp/083083737X/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=gracism&qid=1592103270&s=books&sr=1-1

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • “Social Justice Handbook: Small Steps for a Better World” by Mae Elise Cannon

https://www.amazon.com/Social-Justice-Handbook-Better-Bridgeleader/dp/0830837159/ref=sr_1_4?dchild=1&keywords=mae+cannon&qid=1591884461&sr=8-4

  • “White as Sin: A New Paradigm for Racial Healing” by Scott Garber

https://www.amazon.com/Scott-Garber/dp/1977208134/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=scott+garber&qid=1591885177&s=books&sr=1-1

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • “America’s Original Sin” by Jim Wallis 

https://smile.amazon.com/Americas-Original-Sin-Privilege-America/dp/1587434008/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=jim+wallis&qid=1591969968&s=books&sr=1-1

 

  • “Divided by Faith: Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America” by Michael Emerson and Christian Smith 

https://smile.amazon.com/Divided-Faith-Evangelical-Religion-Problem-ebook/dp/B000SHYQZU/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=divided+by+faith&qid=1591970461&s=books&sr=1-1

  • “Insider Outsider” by Bryan Loritts

https://www.christianbook.com/insider-outsider-bryan-loritts/9780310345039/pd/345039?event=CFCER1

  • "Beyond Hashtag Activism: Comprehensive Justice in a Complicated Age" by Mae Elise Cannon 

https://www.amazon.com/Beyond-Hashtag-Activism-Comprehensive-Complicated/dp/0830845895/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?crid=K5BFQEP8UY69&dchild=1&keywords=beyond+hashtag+activism&qid=1592142442&sprefix=beyond+hasht%2Caps%2C158&sr=8-1-spons&psc=1&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUEyT0c4VkNSRzE4SEhLJmVuY3J5cHRlZElkPUExMDI1OTY3MVJXUzBNMUgzOTBFVSZlbmNyeXB0ZWRBZElkPUEwMTgxNzI3MVRPU0FaNERGWEhYTiZ3aWRnZXROYW1lPXNwX2F0ZiZhY3Rpb249Y2xpY2tSZWRpcmVjdCZkb05vdExvZ0NsaWNrPXRydWU=

  • "Is Christianity the White Man's Religion: How the Bible is Good News for People of Color" by Dr. Antipas Harris

​https://www.amazon.com/Christianity-White-Mans-Religion-People/dp/0830845992/ref=sr_1_2?crid=63FZQU4S4D65&dchild=1&keywords=is+christianity+the+white+man%27s+religion&qid=1592142529&sprefix=is+chri%2Caps%2C148&sr=8-2

 

 

 

 

FOR PARENTS

  • More, More, More, Said the Baby Written by Vera B. Williams (AGES 0-2) 

https://smile.amazon.com/Board-Caldecott-Collection-Williams-1-Jun-2010/dp/B011T6WJ5W/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1592103451&sr=1-2

  • All the Colors We Are Written by Katie Kissinger (AGES 3+) 

https://smile.amazon.com/Colors-Todos-colores-nuestra-piel/dp/160554079X/ref=sr_1_2?crid=H9OM7X1T8YR1&dchild=1&keywords=all+the+colors+we+are&qid=1592103499&s=books&sprefix=all+the+colors+%2Cstripbooks%2C155&sr=1-2

  • The Story of Ruby Bridges Written by Robert Coles (AGES 3-10)  

https://smile.amazon.com/Story-Ruby-Bridges-Special-Anniversary/dp/0439472261/ref=sr_1_1?crid=N5J26NI2ORHT&dchild=1&keywords=the+story+of+ruby+bridges&qid=1592103530&s=books&sprefix=the+story+of+ru%2Cstripbooks%2C152&sr=1-1​

  • I am Jackie Robinson Written by Brad Meltzer (AGES 4-7) 

https://smile.amazon.com/Jackie-Robinson-Ordinary-People-Change/dp/0803740867/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3VZRO7QEG55B0&dchild=1&keywords=i+am+jackie+robinson+by+brad+meltzer&qid=1592103563&s=books&sprefix=i+am+ja%2Cstripbooks%2C150&sr=1-1

  • Child of the Civil Rights Movement Written by Paula Young Shelton (AGES 4-8)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Child-Civil-Rights-Movement-Shelton/dp/0385376065/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1QTQYTOGLVSXV&dchild=1&keywords=children+of+the+civil+rights+movement&qid=1592103626&s=books&sprefix=children+of+the+civi%2Cstripbooks%2C146&sr=1-1

  • The Other Side Written by Jacqueline Woodson (AGES 5-8) 

https://smile.amazon.com/Other-Side-Jacqueline-Woodson/dp/0399231161/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2TJVOOT184E8Y&dchild=1&keywords=the+other+side+woodson&qid=1592103654&s=books&sprefix=the+other+side+w%2Cstripbooks%2C141&sr=1-1

  • Martin & Mahalia: His Words, Her Song Written by Andrea Davis Pinkney (AGES 6+)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Martin-Mahalia-His-Words-Song/dp/0316070130/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3LW1SW6ZPFB87&dchild=1&keywords=martin+and+mahalia&qid=1592103690&s=books&sprefix=martin+and+mah%2Cstripbooks%2C145&sr=1-1

  • Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation Written by Duncan Tonatiuh (AGES 6+)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Separate-Never-Equal-Familys-Desegregation-ebook/dp/B00JMWQV7I/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3PIML1WLCEGJJ&dchild=1&keywords=separate+is+never+equal+sylvia+mendez&qid=1592103715&s=books&sprefix=seperate+is+never+%2Cstripbooks%2C151&sr=1-1

  • Not My Idea: A Book about Whiteness (Ordinary Terrible Things) Written by Anastasia Higginbotham (AGES 8-12)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Not-My-Idea-Whiteness-Ordinary/dp/1948340003/ref=sr_1_3?crid=234SR7Y5OK9JS&dchild=1&keywords=not+my+idea+a+book+about+whiteness&qid=1592103742&s=books&sprefix=not+my+id%2Cstripbooks%2C148&sr=1-3

  • Rosa Written by Nikki Giovanni (AGES 8-10)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Rosa-Nikki-Giovanni/dp/0312376022/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3I1ASPAHY2O6L&dchild=1&keywords=rosa+nikki+giovanni&qid=1592103766&s=books&sprefix=rosa+nikk%2Cstripbooks%2C145&sr=1-1

  • Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker Written by Patricia Hruby Powell (AGES 10-13)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Josephine-Dazzling-Baker-Coretta-Illustrator/dp/1452103143/ref=sr_1_1?crid=B0W58AGT5PK7&dchild=1&keywords=josephine+the+dazzling+life+of+josephine+baker&qid=1592103795&s=books&sprefix=josephine+%2Cstripbooks%2C152&sr=1-1

  • We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March Written by Cynthia Levinson (AGES 11+)

​https://smile.amazon.com/Weve-Got-Job-Birmingham-Childrens/dp/1561458449/ref=sr_1_1?crid=39VH1C3O80POC&dchild=1&keywords=we%27ve+got+a+job+the+1963+birmingham+children%27s+march&qid=1592103821&s=books&sprefix=we%27ve+got%2Cstripbooks%2C140&sr=1-1

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