Reading List: Expand Your Horizons

Books are both windows and mirrors. The mirrors allow us to see our experiences reflected back at us and windows allow us a glimpse into the lives of people are different from us.


Blood Grove cover

by Walter Mosley

F Mosley Mys

Homeland Elegies cover

by Ayad Akhtar

F Akhtar

How Beautiful We Were cover

by Imbolo Mbue

F Mbue

Interior Chinatown cover

by Charles Yu

F Yu

mexican gothic cover

by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

F Moreno-Garcia

The Other Black Girl cover

by Zakiya Dalila Harris

F Harris

The Reluctant Fundamentalist cover

by Mohsin Hamid

F Hamid

The Sympathizer cover

by Viet Thanh Nguyen

F Nguyen

This Close to Okay cover

by Lessa Cross-Smith

F Cross-Smith

The Color of Air cover

by Gail Tsukiyama

F Tsukiyama

Good Kings, Bad Kings cover

by Susan Nussbaum

F Nussbaum

If You See Me, Don't Say Hi cover

by Neel Patel

F Patel

Less cover

by Andrew Sean Greer

F Greer

The Night Watchman cover

by Louise Erdich

F Erdich

A Place for Us Cover

by Fatima Farheen Mirza

F Mirza

The Removed cover

by Brandon Hobson

F Hobson

There there cover

by Tommy Orange

F Orange

Transcendent kingdom cover

by Yaa Gyasi

F Gyasi

Crazy Rich Asians cover

by Kevin Kwan

F Kwan

Here Comes the Sun cover

by Nicole Dennis-Benn

F Dennis-Benn

The House of Broken Angels cover

by Luis Alberto Urrea

F Urrea

Infinite Country

by Patricia Engel

F Engel

Memorial cover

by Bryan Washington

F Washington

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous cover

by Ocean Vuong

F Vuong

Red, White, & Royal Blue cover

by Casey McQuiston

F McQuiston

Stray City cover

by Chelsey Johnson

F Johnson

Things We Lost to the Water cover

by Eric Nguyen

F Nguyen

While Justice Sleeps cover

by Stacy Abrams

F Abrams


Apple by Eric Gansworth book cover

by Eric Gansworth

92 Gansworth

Broken Horses cover

by Brandi Carlile

92 Carlile

Counting descent cover

by Clint Smith

811.6 Smith

Facing the Mountain cover

by Daniel James Brown

940.54 Brown

Loving cover

by Sheryll Cashin

306.84 Cashin

Once a Girl, Always a Boy cover

by Jo Ivester

YA 92 Ivester

Becoming cover

by Michelle Obama

92 Obama

The color of law cover

by Richard Rothstein

305.8 Rothstein

Disability visibility cover

by Alice Wong

YA 305.9 Wong

How to Be an Antiracist cover

by Ibram X. Kendi

305.8 Kendi

March Book One cover

by John Lewis

YA 92 Lewis GN

The Sum of Us cover

by Heather McGhee

305.8 McGhee

The Best We Could Do cover

by Thi Bui

92 Bui GN

The Color of Water cover

by James McBride

92 McBride

The Displaced cover

by Viet Thanh Nguyen

305.9  Nguyen

Life on Mars cover

by Tracy K. Smith

811.6 Smith

The New Jim Crow cover

by Michelle Alexander

364.97 Alexander

Untamed Cover

by Glennon Doyle

92 Doyle