Want to check out one of these books? Email Linda and she will leave it outside in the plastic bin for pick-up.
Behold The Trees
How war and environmental neglect destroyed many of the trees of Israel, until new residents replant.
Because he was mislabeled, everyone thinks Red is Red. A friend’s different perspective allows others to see him as he really is.
Despite all our differences—looking and speaking differently, different customs—God’s dream is for all of us to love each other and live in peace together.
Making it Right: Building Peace, Settling Conflict.
How young people are working to peacefully resolve conflict and heal wounds.
Turtles All the Way Down
Aza and her friend try to solve the mystery of the disappearance of a local billionaire. But Aza is dealing with her own problems—thoughts that spiral down and away from reality. A look at mental health issues in young people.
Odd One Out
Juniors Coop and Jupiter have been friends since they were 7. When sophomore Rae join them, the dynamic of the group changes as they explore their sexuality and their budding attractions to each other.
The Book of Longings
Sue Monk Kidd
Historical fiction set in 1st century B. C. about a young woman betrothed to Jesus of Nazareth.
Consolations; The Solace, Nourishment and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words
A look at different aspects of being human—i.e., anger, courage, friendship, heartbreak, joy, loneliness, longing—and how they and our journey through them affects our lives.
Blood Brothers; The Unforgettable Story of a Palestinian Christian Working for Peace in Israel
Another look at the Arab-Israeli conflict from the perspective of one who has always lived in the area. Eye-opening.