Our Path Forward

Our Top 10 List of Books That Will Challenge Perspectives

Compiled by Our Librarians and Volunteers

Between the World and Me Ta-Nehisi Coates

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Michelle Alexander

Hillbilly Elegy: a Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
J.D. Vance

Listen, Liberal or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?

Thomas Frank

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City Matthew Desmond

American Nations: a History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America 
Colin Woodard

Dark Money: the Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

Jane Mayer

White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America

Nancy Isenberg

A People's History of the United States, 1492-Present  Howard Zinn

Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right

Arlie Russell Hochschild