All reviews are by Daniel B. Clendenin except as noted.

Mark Adams Turn Right at Machu Picchu; Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Americanah: A Novel
Andre Agassi Open; An Autobiography
Eben Alexander Proof of Heaven; A Neurosurgeon's Journey Into the Afterlife
Michelle Alexander The New Jim Crow; Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Paul Alexander Signs and Wonders; Why Pentecostalism is the World's Fastest Growing Faith
Ayaan Hirsi Ali Infidel
Nomad; From Islam to America, A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations
James Allen, Hilton Als, Congressman John Lewis, and Leon F. Litwack Without Sanctuary; Lynching Photography in America
Amnesty International Amnesty International Report 2010: The State of the World's Human Rights
Karen Ande (photography) and Ruthann Richter (text), with a foreword by Peter Piot Face to Face; Children of the AIDS Crisis in Africa
Gary A. Anderson Charity: The Place of the Poor in the Biblical Tradition
Scott Anderson Lawrence in Arabia; War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Middle East
Maya Angelou Maya Angelou; The Complete Poetry
Mother; A Cradle to Hold Me
Sinan Antoon The Corpse Washer
Simon Armitage Walking Home; A Poet's Journey
Reza Aslan No god but God; The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam
David Augsburger Dissident Discipleship; A Spirituality of Self-Surrender, Love of God, and Love of Neighbor
Mahmoud M. Ayoub Islam: Faith and History
Andrew Bacevich Breach of Trust; How Americans Failed Their Soldiers and Their Country.
The Limits of Power; The End of American Exceptionalism
The New American Militarism; How Americans Are Seduced By War
Washington Rules; America's Path to Permanent War
Bernard Bailyn The Barbarous Years; The Peopling of British North America: The Conflict of Civilizations, 1600–1675
Jay Bakker, with Andy Meisenheimer Faith, Doubt, and Other Lines I've Crossed Walking With the Unknown God
Randall Balmer Thy Kingdom Come; An Evangelical's Lament. How the Religious Right Distorts the Faith and Threatens America
Ruth Bancewicz, editor Test of Faith; Spiritual Journeys with Scientists
Julian Barnes Levels of Life.
Nothing to Be Frightened Of
The Sense of an Ending: A Novel
M. Craig Barnes Searching for Home; Spirituality for Restless Souls
Diana Butler Bass A People's History of Christianity; The Other Side of the Story
Jean-Dominique Bauby The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Timothy Beal The Rise and Fall of the Bible; The Unexpected History of an Accidental Book
Greg Behrman The Invisible People; How the US Has Slept Through the Global AIDS Pandemic, the Greatest Humanitarian Catastrophe of Our Time
Harry Belafonte with Michael Shnayerson Harry Belafonte: My Song
Rob Bell Velvet Elvis; Repainting the Christian Faith
Daniel Benjamin and Steven Simon The Next Attack; The Failure of the War on Terror and a Strategy for Getting It Right
Karima Bennoune Your Fatwa Does Not Belong Here; Untold Stories From the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism
Michael Benson Far Out; A Space Time Chronicle
Morris Berman Dark Ages America; The Final Phase of Empire
Georges Bernanos The Diary of a Country Priest
Daniel Berrigan No Gods But One
The Kings and Their Gods; The Pathology of Power
Bertice Berry The Ties That Bind; A Memoir of Race, Memory, and Redemption
Wendell Berry A Place in Time; Twenty Stories of the Port William Membership
Given: Poems
Leavings: Poems
New Collected Poems
Our Only World
Asia Bibi Blasphemy: A Memoir. Sentenced to Death Over a Cup of Water
J. Brent Bill Holy Silence; The Gift of Quaker Spirituality
Harold Bloom and Jesse Zuba, editors American Religious Poems, An Anthology
Harold Bloom The Shadow of a Great Rock; A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible
Leonardo Boff Francis of Rome and Francis of Assisi; A New Springtime for the Church
Douglas Boin Coming Out Christian; How the Followers of Jesus Made a Place in Caesar's Empire
Katherine Boo Behind the Beautiful Forevers; Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Marcus Borg Convictions: How I Learned What Matters Most
Jesus; Uncovering the Life, Teachings, and Relevance of a Religious Revolutionary
The Heart of Christianity; Rediscovering a Life of Faith
The Last Week; A Day-by-Day Account of Jesus's Final Week in Jerusalem
Marcus J. Borg Speaking Christian; Why Christian Words Have Lost Their Meaning and Power, and How They Can Be Restored
Marcus Borg and John Dominic Crossan The First Christmas; What the Gospels Really Teach About Jesus's Birth
Gregory A. Boyd The Myth of a Christian Nation; How the Quest for Political Power is Destroying the Church
Jennifer Finney Boylan She's Not There; A Life in Two Genders
Bernard Brady and Mark Neuzil A Spiritual Field Guide; Meditations for the Outdoors
Rick Bragg All Over But the Shoutin'
Ava's Man
The Prince of Frogtown
Amy Brill The Movement of Stars
Bertram D. Brochmann, The Art of Reading the Bible The Art of Reading the Bible
David Brooks On Paradise Drive; How We Live Now (And Always Have) In The Future Tense
Daniel James Brown The Indifferent Stars Above; The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride
Ian Brown The Boy in the Moon; A Father's Journey to Understand His Extraordinary Son
Peter Brown The Ransom of the Soul; Afterlife and Wealth in Early Western Christianity
Through the Eye of a Needle; Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350–550 AD
Walter Brueggemann Prayers for a Privileged People
Spirituality of the Psalms
Bill Bryson A Short History of Nearly Everything
A Walk in the Woods
John Bul Dau with Michael S. Sweeney God Grew Tired of Us; A Memoir
Margaret Bullitt-Jonas Christ's Passion, Our Passions; Reflections on the Seven Last Words from the Cross
Margaret Bullitt-Jonas,  Holy Hunger; A Woman's Journey from Food Addiction to Spiritual Fulfillment
W. David Buschart Exploring Protestant Traditions; An Invitation to Theological Hospitality
Carmen Acevedo Butcher, translator and editor Hildegard of Bingen; A Spiritual Reader
Susan Cain Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Scott Cairns Compass of Affection; Poems New and Selected
Endless Life; Poems of the Mystics
Idiot Psalms: New Poems
Will D. Campbell Brother to a Dragonfly
Forty Acres and a Goat: A Memoir
Laura L. Carstensen A Long Bright Future; An Action Plan for a Lifetime of Happiness, Health, and Financial Security
John Cassian (tr. by Boniface Ramsey) The Conferences
The Institutes
Paul-Gordon Chandler Pilgrims of Christ on the Muslim Road; Exploring a New Path Between Two Faiths
Veronica Chater Waiting for the Apocalypse; A Memoir of Faith and Family
Ron Chernow Alexander Hamilton
James Childs, editor Faithful Conversation; Christian Perspectives on Homosexuality
Bruce Chilton Mary Magdalene; A Biography
Joan Chittister Called to Question; A Spiritual Memoir
Listen with the Heart; Sacred Moments in Everyday Life
Scarred By Struggle, Transformed by Hope
The Gift of Years; Growing Older Gracefully
Noam Chomsky Failed States; The Abuse of Power and the Assault on Democracy
John Chryssavgis In the Heart of the Desert; The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers
Jeff Chu Does Jesus Really Love Me? A Gay Christian's Pilgrimage in Search of God in America
Amy Chua World on Fire: How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability
Norris J. Chumley Mysteries of the Jesus Prayer; Experiencing the Presence of God and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of an Ancient Spirituality
Rodney Clapp Tortured Wonders; Christian Spirituality for People, Not Angels
Eric Clapton Clapton: The Autobiography
G.W. Clarke, translation and introduction The Octavius of Minucius Felix, no. 39, Ancient Christian Writers
John Climacus The Ladder of Divine Ascent
Ta-Nehisi Coates Between the World and Me
Paulo Coelho The Alchemist
Paul Collier The Bottom Billion; Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It
The Plundered Planet; Why We Must — and How We Can — Manage Nature for Global Prosperity
Francis Collins The Language of God; A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief in God
John J. Collins The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Biography
James A. Connor The Last Judgment; Michelangelo and the Death of the Renaissance
Michael Coogan The Ten Commandments; A Short History of an Ancient Text
Kate Cooper Band of Angels; The Forgotten World of Early Christian Women
Gerald F. Cox The Radical Peasant
Harvey Cox The Future of Faith
When Jesus Came to Harvard; Making Moral Choices Today
Stephen Cox American Christianity
Barbara C. Crafton Jesus Wept: When Faith and Depression Meet
Lindsey Crittenden The Water Will Hold You; A Skeptic Learns to Pray
John Dominic Crossan The Greatest Prayer; Rediscovering the Revolutionary Message of the Lord's Prayer
Carol Curoe and Robert Curoe Are There Closets in Heaven? A Catholic Father and a Lesbian Daughter Share Their Story
Bart D. Ehrman and Zlatko Plese The Apocryphal Gospels; Texts and Translations
Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn Half the Sky; Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
Norman Davies Vanished Kingdoms; The Rise and Fall of States and Nations
Richard Dawkins, (review by Martin Marty) The God Delusion
Esther de Waal, editor The Celtic Vision; Prayers, Blessings, Songs and Incantations from the Gaelic Tradition
Shulem Deen All Who Go Do Not Return
Barbara Demick Nothing to Envy; Ordinary Lives in North Korea
Dieter Dengler Escape from Laos
Jared Diamond Collapse; How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
Larry Diamond Squandered Victory; The American Occupation and The Bungled Effort To Bring Democracy To Iraq
Junot Díaz This Is How You Lose Her
Joan Didion The Year of Magical Thinking
John Patrick Diggins Why Niebuhr Now?
Dion DiMucci with Mike Aquilina Dion: The Wanderer Talks Truth; Stories, Humor & Music
Anthony Doerr All the Light We Cannot See
David Herbert Donald Lincoln
John Dougill In Search of Japan's Hidden Christians; A Story of Suppression, Secrecy and Survival
David R. Dow Things I've Learned From Dying; A Book About Life.
John Drury Music at Midnight; The Life and Poetry of George Herbert
Eamon Duffy Marking the Hours; English People and Their Prayers, 1240–1570
Ten Popes Who Shook the World
Terry Eagleton Reason, Faith, and Revolution; Reflections on the God Debate
William Easterly The White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good
Elaine Howard Ecklund Science vs. Religion; What Scientists Really Think
Brian Kolodiejchuk, ed Mother Teresa; Come Be My Light; The Private Writings of the "Saint of Calcutta"
Timothy Bradshaw, ed The Way Forward? Christian Voices on Homosexuality and the Church
Wes Avram, ed Anxious About Empire; Theological Essays on the New Global Realities
William Edgar, (guest review by Ray Cowan) Reasons of the Heart; Recovering Christian Persuasion
Dave Eggers A Hologram for the King
The Circle
Zeitoun
Peter Eichstaedt Consuming the Congo; War and Conflict Minerals in The World's Deadliest Place
Mohamed ElBaradei The Age of Deception; Nuclear Diplomacy in Treacherous Times
Deborah Ellis Children of War; Voices of Iraqi Refugees
Daniel Ellsberg Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers
Will Ellsworth-Jones Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall
Jacques Ellul and Patrick Troude-Chastenet,  Jacques Ellul on Politics, Technology and Christianity
Helen Epstein The Invisible Cure; Africa, the West, and the Fight Against AIDS
Anthony Everitt Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome
Agnes Fallah Kamara-Umunna and Emily Holland And Still Peace Did Not Come: A Memoir of Reconciliation
Paul Farmer Pathologies of Power; Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor
Drew Gilpin Faust This Republic of Suffering; Death and the American Civil War
Patrick Leigh Fermor A Time to Keep Silence
Lori Anne Ferrell The Bible and the People
Tina Fey Bossypants
Dexter Filkins The Forever War
David Finkel Thank You For Your Service
Hans Conrad Fischer Johann Sebastian Bach; His Life in Pictures and Documents, with CD
Suzanne Woods Fisher Amish Peace: Simple Wisdom for a Complicated World
Tim Flannery The Weather Makers; How Man is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
Jonathan Foer Eating Animals
Philip L. Fradkin Wallace Stegner and the American West
Pope Francis Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home
The Church of Mercy; A Vision for the Church
Walking with Jesus; A Way Forward for the Church
Harry Frankfurt On Bullshit
Paula Fredriksen Sin: The Early History of an Idea
Charles Freeman Holy Bones, Holy Dust; How Relics Shaped the History of Medieval Europe
Donna Freitas The End of Sex: How Hookup Culture is Leaving a Generation Unhappy, Sexually Unfulfilled, and Confused About Intimacy
James Frey A Million Little Pieces
George Friedman The Next 100 Years; A Forecast for the 21st Century
Thomas L. Friedman Hot, Flat, and Crowded; Why We Need a Green Revolution —and How It Can Renew America
The World is Flat; A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century
Paul Froese and Christopher Bader America’s Four Gods: What We Say About God — and What That Says About Us
Amy Frykholm Julian of Norwich, A Contemplative Biography
See Me Naked: Stories of Sexual Exile in American Christianity
Francis Fukuyama America at the Crossroads: Democracy, Power, and the Neoconservative Legacy
Our Posthuman Future; Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution
Alexandra Fuller Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness
Raymond G. Gordon, Jr., ed Ethnologue: Languages of the World
Peter W. Galbraith Unintended Consequences; How War in Iraq Strengthened America's Enemies
Nora Gallagher Practicing Resurrection; A Memoir of Work, Doubt, Discernment, and Moments of Grace
Things Seen and Unseen; A Year Lived in Faith
Joakim Garff,  Soren Kierkegaard; A Biography
Becky Garrison Red and Blue God, Black and Blue Church; Eyewitness Accounts of How American Churches Are Hijacking Jesus, Bagging the Beatitudes, and Worshipping the Almighty Dollar
Edwina Gateley Soul Whispers
There Was No Path, So I Trod One
Atul Gawande Being Mortal; Medicine and What Matters in the End
The Checklist Manifesto; How to Get Things Right
Leymah Gbowee, with Carol Mithers Mighty Be Our Powers, A Memoir: How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War
Gary Geddes Drink the Bitter Root: A Search for Justice and Healing in Africa
Rob Gieselmann A Walk Through The Churchyard; Toward a Spirituality of Christian Death
David W. Gill Doing Right: Practicing Ethical Principles
Steven Gimbel Einstein; His Space and Time
Owen Gingerich God's Universe
Peter H. Gleick Bottled and Sold; The Story Behind Our Obsession with Bottled Water
Dr. Glenn W. Geelhoed, with Patricia Edmonds Gifts from the Poor; What the World's Patients Taught One Doctor About Healing
Peter Godwin The Fear; Robert Mugabe and the Martyrdom of Zimbabwe
Mitchell Gold, editor, with Mindy Drucker Crisis: 40 Stories Revealing the Personal, Social, and Religious Pain and Trauma of Growing Up Gay in America
Michelle Goldberg Kingdom Coming; The Rise of Christian Nationalism
Lorrie Goldensohn, editor American War Poetry; An Anthology
Daniel Jonah Goldhagen Worse Than War; Genocide, Eliminationism, and the Ongoing Assault on Humanity
Rebecca Goldstein Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won’t Go Away
Warren Goldstein William Sloane Coffin, Jr., A Holy Impatience
Brad Gooch Flannery; A Life of Flannery O'Connor
Mary Gordon Reading Jesus; A Writer's Encounter with the Gospels
Philip Gourevitch We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families; Stories From Rwanda
Andrew Greeley Jesus; A Meditation on His Stories and His Relationships with Women
Paul Greenberg Four Fish; The Future of the Last Wild Food
Stephen Greenblatt Will in the World; How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare
Melissa Fay Greene There Is No Me Without You: One Woman’s Odyssey to Rescue Africa’s Children
Kathryn Greene-McCreight Darkness Is My Only Companion; A Christian Response to Mental Illness
Jeffrey P. Greenman, Timothy Larsen, and Stephen R. Spencer, eds., (guest review by Ray Cowan).  The Sermon on the Mount Through the Centuries: From the Early Church to John Paul II
Robert C. Gregg Shared Stories
David Gregory How's Your Faith? An Unlikely Spiritual Journey
Michael Griffin and Jennie Weiss Block, eds In the Company of the Poor; Conversations with Dr. Paul Farmer and Fr. Gustavo Gutiérrez
David Grossman Falling Out of Time
Paul C. Gutjahr The Book of Mormon, A Biography
Richard N. Haass Foreign Policy Begins at Home; The Case for Putting America's House in Order
Adam Hamilton Making Sense of the Bible; Rediscovering the Power of Scripture Today
Seeing Gray in a World of Black and White
Thomas D. Hamm Quaker Writings; An Anthology, 1650-1920
Hank Haney The Big Miss; My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Ron Hansen Exiles
Blaine Harden Escape From Camp 14; One Man's Remarkable Odyssey From North Korea to Freedom in the West
Paul Harding Tinkers
Sam Harris Letter to a Christian Nation
The End of Faith; Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason
Kent Haruf Our Souls at Night; A Novel
Stanley Hauerwa Living Gently in a Violent World; The Prophetic Witness of Weakness
Stanley Hauerwas Cross-Shattered Christ; Meditations on the Seven Last Words
Matthew; Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible
Chris Hedges Empire of Illusion; The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle
I Don't Believe in Atheists
Losing Moses On The Freeway; The 10 Commandments In America
War is a Force That Gives Us Meaning
Charles Henry Rowell, editor Angles of Ascent; A Norton Anthology of Contemporary African American Poetry
Stephane Hessel Time for Outrage: Indignez-vous!
Douglas A. Hicks Money Enough; Everyday Practices for Living Faithfully in the Global Economy
Naoki Higashida The Reason I Jump; The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy With Autism
Robert Hilburn Johnny Cash: The Life
Jonathan Hill What Has Christianity Ever Done For Us?
Bartholomew I, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Encountering the Mystery; Understanding Orthodox Christianity Today
Christopher Hitchens God Is Not Great; How Religion Poisons Everything
Mortality
J. Allan Hobson Dreaming; An Introduction to the Science of Sleep
Adam Hochschild Bury the Chains; Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves
Mark Holborn and Hilary Roberts The Great War; A Photographic Narrative
Jay Hopler and Kimberly Johnson, editors Before the Door of God; An Anthology of Devotional Poetry
Roger Housden Seven Sins for a Life Worth Living
James M. Houston Joyful Exiles; Life in Christ on the Dangerous Edge of Things
Harlan Hubbard The Woodcuts of Harlan Hubbard, with a foreword by Wendell Berry
Gwen Ifill The Breakthrough; Politics and Race in the Age of Obama
Ben Witherington III The Gospel Code; Novel Claims About Jesus, Mary Magdalene and Da Vinci
Robert Inchausti Subversive Orthodoxy; Outlaws, Revolutionaries, and Other Christians in Disguise
World Resources Institute Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: Synthesis. A Report of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
Walter Isaacson Benjamin Franklin; An American Life
Steve Jobs
Arthur J. Ammann, with Barbara McLennan (in)Visible: From Obscure to Valuable
Phil Jackson and Hugh Delehanty Eleven Rings; The Soul of Success
Alan Jacobs The Book of Common Prayer, A Biography
The Pleasures of Reading in an Age of Distraction
Max Jammer Einstein and Religion
Rhoda Janzen Mennonite in a Little Black Dress; A Memoir of Going Home
Jeff Jarvis What Would Google Do?
Philip Jenkins Laying Down the Sword; Why We Can't Ignore The Bible's Violent Verses
The Lost History of Christianity; The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia — and How It Died
The New Faces of Christianity; Believing the Bible in the Global South
The Next Christendom; The Coming of Global Christianity
Willie James Jennings The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race
Frances E. Jensen The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults
Chalmers Johnson Blowback; The Costs and Consequences of American Empire
Dismantling the Empire; America's Last Best Hope
Nemesis; The Last Days of the American Republic
The Sorrows of Empire; Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic
Paul Johnson Jesus: A Biography from a Believer
Mozart: A Life
Robert Johnston Useless Beauty; Ecclesiastes through the Lens of Contemporary Film
Tony Jones The New Christians; Dispatches from the Emergent Frontier
James Reston, Jr Luther's Fortress; Martin Luther and His Reformation Under Siege
Robert O'Harrow, Jr No Place to Hide
Mildred Armstrong Kalish Little Heathens; Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression
Robert Kaplan Surrender or Starve; Travels in Ethiopia, Sudan, Somalia, and Eritrea
Warrior Politics; Why Leadership Demands a Pagan Ethos
Robert D. Kaplan The Revenge of Geography; What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Mary Karr Lit: A Memoir
Rodolphe Kasser, Marvin Meyer, and Gregor Wurst, editors, with additional commentary by Bart D. Ehrman The Gospel of Judas
David A. Kessler The End of Overeating; Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite
Joshua Key as told to Lawrence Hill The Deserter's Tale; The Story of an Ordinary Soldier Who Walked Away from the War in Iraq
Tracy Kidder and Richard Todd Good Prose: The Art of Non-Fiction
Tracy Kidder Mountains Beyond Mountains; The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Change the World
Strength in What Remains
Charles Kimball,  When Religion Becomes Evil
Michael Kimmelman The Accidental Masterpiece; On the Art of Life and Vice Versa
Russell King, et al People on the Move; An Atlas of Migration
Barbara Kingsolver Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
Flight Behavior
David Kinnaman and Gabe Lyons UnChristian; What a New Generation Really Thinks About Christianity
Stephen Kinzer Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq
Mary-Ann Kirkby I Am Hutterite
Philip Kitcher Life After Faith; The Case for Secular Humanism
Phil Klay Redeployment
William W. Klein Become What You Are; Spiritual Formation According to the Sermon on the Mount
Jennifer Wright Knust Unprotected Texts; The Bible's Surprising Contradictions About Sex and Desire
Woodeene Koenig-Bricker Ten Commandments for the Environment; Pope Benedict XVI Speaks Out for Creation and Justice
David Koker At the Edge of the Abyss; A Concentration Camp Diary, 1943–1944
Elizabeth Kolbert The Sixth Extinction; An Unnatural History.
Jonathan Kozol Fire in the Ashes; Twenty-Five Years Among the Poorest Children in America
Jon Krakauer,  Under the Banner of Heaven; A Story of Violent Faith
Peter Kramer Against Depression
David Kuo Tempting Faith; An Inside Story of Political Seduction
Jennifer L. Holberg, ed Shouts and Whispers; Twenty-One Writers Speak About Their Writing and Their Faith
Ronald L. Numbers, editor Galileo Goes to Jail and Other Myths About Science and Religion
Anne Lamott Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essentials of Prayer
Imperfect Birds: A Novel
Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith
Brent Landau, translation and introduction Revelation of the Magi
Jaron Lanier Who Owns the Future?
You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto
Eric Lax Faith, Interrupted: A Spiritual Journey
Peter Leithart 1&2 Kings; Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible
Matthew Levering Ezra and Nehemiah; Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible
Denise Levertov Collected Poems
The Stream and the Sapphire; Selected Poems on Religious Themes
Madeline Levine The Price of Privilege; How Parental Pressure and Material Advantage Are Creating a Generation of Disconnected and Unhappy Kids
Michael Lewis The Big Short; Inside the Doomsday Machine
Mario Livio Brilliant Blunders; From Darwin to Einstein — Colossal Mistakes By Great Scientists That Changed Our Understanding of Life and the Universe
Is God a Mathematician?
Charlie Louvin with Benjamin Whitmer Satan is Real: The Ballad of the Louvin Brothers
Roger Lowenstein The End of Wall Street
Beverly Lowry Harriet Tubman, A Biography
John Lukacs The Legacy of the Second World War
Wendy Lustbader Life Gets Better; The Unexpected Pleasures of Growing Older
Andrea D. Lyon Angel of Death Row; My Life as a Death Penalty Defense Lawyer
Gabe Lyons The Next Christians; The Good News About the End of Christian America. How a New Generation is Restoring the Faith
Clayton M. Christensen, James Allworth and Karen Dillon How Will You Measure Your Life?
Judith M. Dean, Julie Schaffner, and Stephen L.S. Smith, editors,  Attacking Poverty in the Developing World; Christian Practitioners and Academics in Collaboration
Gordon Livingston, M.D Too Soon Old, Too Late Smart – Thirty True Things You Need to Know Now
Diarmaid MacCulloch Christianity, The First Three Thousand Years
Silence, A Christian History
The Reformation
Margaret MacMillan Dangerous Games; The Uses and Abuses of History
Jonathan Malesic Secret Faith in the Public Square; An Argument for the Concealment of Christian Identity
Brennan Manning A Glimpse of Jesus; The Wisdom of Tenderness; and The Ragamuffin Gospel
Manning Marable Malcolm X; A Life of Reinvention
Karl Marlantes What It Is Like To Go To War
George Marsden A Short Life of Jonathan Edwards
Charles Marsh Wayward Christian Soldiers; Freeing the Gospel from Political Captivity
Henry Marsh Do No Harm; Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery
Barnaby Martin Hanging Man; The Arrest of Ai Weiwei
Martin E. Marty Dietrich Bonhoeffer's "Letters and Papers From Prison": A Biography
Martin Marty Martin Luther
The Christian World; A Global History
D.T. Max Every Love Story Is A Ghost Story; A Life of David Foster Wallace
Jane Mayer The Dark Side; The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned Into a War on American Ideals
Cormac McCarthy The Road
Tori Murden McClure A Pearl in the Storm; How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean
Frank McCourt Teacher Man; A Memoir
Donald McCullough The Consolations of Imperfection; Learning to Appreciate Life’s Limitations
Alice McDermott Someone: A Novel
Christopher McDougall Born to Run; A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
Ian McEwan The Children Act; A Novel
David McGlynn A Door in the Ocean; A Memoir
George McGovern and William R. Polk Out of Iraq; A Practical Plan for Withdrawal Now
Alister McGrath Christianity's Dangerous Idea; The Protestant Revolution—A History from the Sixteenth Century to the Twenty-First
Bill McKibben Deep Economy; The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future
Eaarth; Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
Oil and Honey; The Education of an Unlikely Activist
Scot McKnight The Jesus Creed; Loving God, Loving Others
Brian McLaren A Generous Orthodoxy
Finding Our Way Again; The Return of the Ancient Christian Practices
Tracie McMillan The American Way of Eating
Larry McMurtry The Last Kind Words Saloon
James M. McPherson Abraham Lincoln
Jon Meacham American Gospel; God, the Founding Fathers, and the Making of a Nation
Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship
Edward Mendelson Moral Agents; Eight Twentieth-Century American Writers
Andrew Meredith The Removers: A Memoir
Martin Meredith The Fate of Africa; From the Hopes of Freedom to the Heart of Despair: A History of 50 Years of Independence
Robyn Meredith The Elephant and the Dragon; The Rise of India and China and What It Means for All of Us
Thomas Merton The Inner Experience; Notes on Contemplation
Donald E. Messer Breaking the Conspiracy of Silence; Christian Churches and the Global AIDS Crisis
Eric Metaxas Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy
Sara Miles City of God; Faith in the Streets
Jesus Freak; Feeding, Healing, Raising the Dead
Take this Bread; A Radical Conversion
Calvin Miller The Path of Celtic Prayer; An Ancient Way to Everyday Joy
Kenneth Miller Finding Darwin's God
Patrick Modiano Dora Bruder
Suspended Sentences; Three Novellas
Evgeny Morozov To Save Everything, Click Here; The Folly of Technological Solutionism
Edmund Morris Beethoven; The Universal Composer
Toni Morrison God Help the Child: A Novel
Greg Mortenson Stones Into Schools; Promoting Peace With Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Michael Moss Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us
Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, .  The Face on Your Plate; The Truth About Food
Richard Mouw The Smell of Sawdust; What Evangelicals Can Learn From Their Fundamentalist Heritage
Uncommon Decency; Christian Civility in an Uncivil World
Malcolm Muggeridge Something Beautiful for God; The Classic Account of Mother Teresa's Journey Into Compassion
Lydia Munn and Heather Munn How Huge the Night
Cullen Murphy Are We Rome? The Fall of an Empire and the Fate of America
God's Jury; The Inquisition and the Making of the Modern World
Les Murray Killing the Black Dog, A Memoir of Depression
Azar Nafisi Reading Lolita in Tehran; A Memoir in Books
National Academy of Sciences and Institute of Medicine Science, Evolution, and Creationism
Edoardo Nesi Story of My People
Richard John Neuhaus American Babylon: Notes of a Christian Exile
Mark A. Noll The Civil War as a Theological Crisis
Kathleen Norris Acedia and Me; A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer's Life
Mary Norris Between You and Me; Confessions of a Comma Queen
Henri Nouwen In the Name of Jesus; Reflections on Christian Leadership
Sherwin B. Nuland The Art of Aging; A Doctor's Prescription for Well-Being
Gregory of Nyssa The Life of Moses
Flannery O'Connor A Prayer Journal
Dan O. Via and Robert A.J. Gagnon Homosexuality and the Bible; Two Views
Mary Oliver A Thousand Mornings: Poems
Swan; Poems and Prose Poems
Thirst
George Packer Assassins' Gate; America in Iraq
Elaine Pagels Revelations; Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation
Camille Paglia Break, Blow, Burn; Camille Paglia Reads Forty-Three of the World's Best Poems
Palladius The Lausiac History
Parker Palmer A Hidden Wholeness; The Journey Toward an Undivided Life
Let Your Life Speak; Listening for the Voice of Vocation
The Active Life; Wisdom for Work, Creativity, and Caring
Wm. Paul Young, in collaboration with Wayne Jacobsen and Brad Cummings The Shack; Where Tragedy Confronts Eternity
Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow The Last Lecture
Fred Pearce Confessions of an Eco-Sinner; Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Jaroslav Pelikan Acts; Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible
Credo: Historical and Theological Guide to the Creeds and Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition
Whose Bible Is It? A History of the Scriptures Through the Ages
Charles Peters Lyndon B. Johnson
Eugene Peterson Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places; A Conversation In Spiritual Theology
Per Petterson I Refuse; A Novel
William Pfaff The Irony of Manifest Destiny; The Tragedy of America's Foreign Policy
Karl Pillemer 30 Lessons for Living; Tried and True Advice from the Wisest Americans
Mary Pipher The Green Boat; Reviving Ourselves in Our Capsized Culture
Sylvia Plath Ariel, the Restored Edition; A Facsimilie of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement
John Polkinghorne Science and Religion in Quest of Truth
Michael Pollan Food Rules; An Eater's Manual
In Defense of Food; An Eater's Manifesto
Evagrius of Ponticus The Praktikos and Chapters on Prayer
Neil Postman Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business
Carla Power If the Oceans Were Ink
Samantha Power A Problem From Hell; America and the Age of Genocide
Kevin Powers The Yellow Birds; A Novel
Vijay Prashad The Darker Nations; A People's History of the Third World
National Academies Press,  Science and Creationism: A View From the National Academy of Sciences
Reynolds Price Letter to a Godchild (Concerning Faith)
Stephen Prothero American Jesus: How the Son of God Became a National Icon
God is Not One; The Eight Rival Religions That Run the World — and Why Their Differences Matter
Mitri Raheb Faith in the Face of Empire; The Bible Through Palestinian Eyes
Ethan Rarick Desperate Passage; The Donner Party's Perilous Journey West
Joseph Ratzinger, Pope Benedict XVI Jesus of Nazareth
Erik Reece An American Gospel; On Family, History, and the Kingdom of God
David S. Reynolds Mightier Than the Sword; "Uncle Tom's Cabin" and the Battle for America
Anne Rice Called Out of Darkness; A Spiritual Confession
Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt
Mark Richard House of Prayer No. 2; A Writer's Journey Home.
Jana Riess Flunking Sainthood; A Year of Breaking the Sabbath, Forgetting to Pray, and Still Loving My Neighbor
Rainer Maria Rilke Pictures of God; Rilke's Religious Poetry
Eugene Robinson Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America
Gene Robinson In the Eye of the Storm; Swept to the Center By God
Marilynne Robinson Absence of Mind; The Dispelling of Inwardness from the Modern Myth of the Self
Gilead
Home
Lila
When I Was a Child I Read Books: Essays
Richard Rodriguez Darling; A Spiritual Autobiography
Peter Rogers and Susan Leal Running Out of Water: The Looming Crisis and Solutions to Conserve Our Most Precious Resource
David Rohde Beyond War; Reimagining American Influence in a New Middle East
Richard Rohr Eager to Love; The Alternative Way of Francis of Assisi
Falling Upward; A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life
Kevin Roose The Unlikely Disciple; A Sinner's Semester at America's Holiest University
Roger Rosenblatt Unless It Moves the Human Heart; The Craft and Art of Writing
Philip Roth Nemesis
Joan Roughgarden Evolution and Christian Faith; Reflections of an Evolutionary Biologist
Thom S. Rainer and Eric Geiger Simple Church; Returning to God's Process for Making Disciples
Jeffrey Sachs Common Wealth; Economics for a Crowded Planet
The End of Poverty; Economic Possibilities for Our Time
Oliver Sacks Musicophilia; Tales of Music and the Brain
On the Move: A Life
The Mind's Eye
Carl Sagan The Varieties of Scientific Experience; A Personal View of the Search for God
Michael J. Sandel What Money Can't Buy; The Moral Limits of Markets
Philippe Sands Torture Team; Rumsfeld's Memo and the Betrayal of American Values
Stephen Sangirardi Life on the Planet: 7 Stories
Lamin Sanneh Whose Religion is Christianity?The Gospel Beyond the West
Jason Brian Santos A Community Called Taizé; A Story of Prayer, Worship and Reconciliation
Michael L. Satlow How the Bible Became Holy.
George Saunders Tenth of December: Stories
Dorothy Sayers Are Women Human?
Robert Scheer They Know Everything About You; How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government Agencies Are Destroying Democracy
John Schwartz Oddly Normal; One Family's Struggle to Help Their Teenage Son Come to Terms with His Sexuality
Åsne Seierstad, trans. by Ingrid Christopherson The Bookseller of Kabul
Amartya Sen Identity and Violence; The Illusion of Destiny
Sarah Sentilles Breaking Up With God; A Love Story
Anthony Shadid Night Draws Near; Iraq's People in the Shadow of America's War
Lisa J. Shannon Mama Koko and the Hundred Gunmen; An Ordinary Family's Extraordinary Tale of Love, Loss, and Survival in Congo
Don Share and Christian Wiman The Open Door: 100 Poems, 100 Years of Poetry Magazine
Ari Shavit My Promised Land; The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
David Shipler The Working Poor; Invisible in America
Robert C. Sibley The Way of the Stars; Journeys on the Camino de Santiago
Ronald J. Sider The Scandal of Evangelical Politics
The Scandal of the Evangelical Conscience; Why Are Christians Living Just Like the Rest of the World?
Michael Sims The Story of Charlotte's Web; E.B. White's Eccentric Life in Nature and the Birth of an American Classic
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf This Child Will Be Great
Lewis B. Smedes My God and I; A Spiritual Memoir
Christian Smith How to Go from Being a Good Evangelical to a Committed Catholic in Ninety-Five Difficult Steps
Christian Smith and Melinda Lundquist Denton Soul Searching: The Religious and Spiritual Lives of American Teenagers
David Livingstone Smith The Most Dangerous Animal; Human Nature and the Origins of War
Huston Smith The Soul of Christianity; Restoring the Great Tradition
Huston Smith, with Jeffrey Paine Tales of Wonder, Adventures Chasing the Divine: An Autobiography
Sonia Sotomayor My Beloved World
Randy J. Sparks Where The Negroes Are Masters; An African Port in the Era of the Slave Trade
Jeffrey Spier, editor Picturing the Bible; The Earliest Christian Art
Frank Anthony Spina The Faith of the Outsider; Exclusion and Inclusion in the Biblical Story
John Shelby Spong The Sins of Scripture; Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love
Karen Stabiner The Empty Nest; 31 Parents Tell the Truth About Relationships, Love, and Freedom After the Kids Fly the Coop
Jason K. Stearns Dancing in the Glory of Monsters; The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa
Brian Steidle The Devil Came on Horseback; Bearing Witness to the Genocide in Darfur
Joseph Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes The Three Trillion Dollar War; The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict
William J. Stuntz The Collapse of American Criminal Justice
Victoria Sweet God's Hotel; A Doctor, A Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine
Anthony Swofford Jarhead; A Marine’s Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles
Barb Brown Taylor Leaving Church; A Memoir of Faith
Barbara Brown Taylor An Altar in the World; A Geography of Faith
Learning to Walk in the Dark
George Tenet At the Center of the Storm; My Years at the CIA
Jeanne Theoharis The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
Debie Thomas The Road to Character
Anne Thompson The Billion Year; From Sundance to the Oscars, An Inside Look at the Changing Hollywood System
Augustine Thompson Francis of Assisi; A New Biography
Gabriel Thompson Working in the Shadows; A Year of Doing the Jobs [Most] Americans Won't Do
Phyllis Tickle The Great Emergence; How Christianity is Changing and Why
Colm Tóibín Nora Webster; A Novel
General Tony Zinni and Tony Koltz The Battle for Peace; A Frontline Vision of America's Power and Purpose
Jeffrey Toobin The Nine; Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
Norman Russell, tr The Lives of the Desert Fathers (Historia Monachorum in Aegypto)
Dang Thuy Tram Last Night I Dreamed of Peace; The Diary of Dang Thuy Tram
Daniel J. Treier Introducing the Theological Interpretation of Scripture: Recovering a Christian Practice
Desmond Tutu and Mpho Tutu Made for Goodness, And Why This Makes All the Difference
Brad Tyer Opportunity, Montana: Big Copper, Bad Water, and The Burial of an American Landscape
Christopher Tyerman God's War; A New History of the Crusades
Abraham Verghese My Own Country: A Doctor’s Story of a Town and Its People in the Age of AIDS
Gore Vidal Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace; How We Got To Be So Hated
Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts No Shortcuts to the Top; Climbing the World's 14 Highest Peaks
Miroslav Volf A Public Faith; How Followers of Christ Should Serve the Common Good
Devon W. Carbado and Donald Weise, editors The Long Walk to Freedom; Runaway Slave Narratives
Grant Wacker America's Pastor
Heaven Below; Early Pentecostals and American Culture
Alice Walker The World Will Follow Joy; Turning Madness Into Flowers
David Foster Wallace Both Flesh and Not; Essays
Infinite Jest
Jim Wallis Gods's Politics; Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It; A New Vision for Faith and Politics in America
Michael Walzer In God's Shadow
The Paradox of Liberation; Secular Revolutions and Religious Counterrevolutions
Benedicta Ward (translator) The Sayings of the Desert Fathers; The Alphabetical Collection
Rick Warren The Purpose-Driven Life; What On Earth Am I Here For?
Karl Weber, editor Waiting for Superman; How We Can Save America's Failing Public Schools
Helga Weiss Helga's Diary; A Young Girl's Account of Life in a Concentration Camp
H. Gilbert Welch Less Medicine, More Health: 7 Assumptions That Drive Too Much Health Care Care
Mel White Stranger at the Gate; To Be Gay and Christian in America
Elie Wiesel Open Heart
Rashi
Amy Wilentz Farewell, Fred Voodoo; A Letter From Haiti
Robert Louis Wilken The Christians as the Romans Saw Them
The Spirit of Early Christian Thought; Seeking the Face of God
Steve Wilkens and Don Thorsen, (guest review by Ray Cowan) Everything You Know About Evangelicals Is Wrong (Well, Almost Everything); An Insider's Look at Myths & Realities
Isabel Wilkerson The Warmth of Other Suns; The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Cecil Williams and Janice Mirikitani Beyond the Impossible
Rowan Williams Being Christian: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, Prayer
Tokens of Trust; An Introduction to Christian Belief
Where God Happens; Discovering Christ in One Another
Garry Wills Augustine's "Confessions": A Biography
Bomb Power; The Modern Presidency and the National Security State
Font of Life; Ambrose, Augustine, and the Mystery of Baptism
Outside Looking In; Adventures of an Observer
The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis
What Jesus Meant
What Paul Meant
What The Gospels Meant
Why Priests? A Failed Tradition
Diane Wilson Holy Roller; Growing Up in the Church of Knock Down Drag Out; Or, How I Quit Loving a Blue-Eyed Jesus
E.O. Wilson The Creation; An Appeal to Save Life on Earth
Edward O. Wilson The Meaning of Human Existence
Christian Wiman My Bright Abyss; Meditation of a Modern Believer
Once in the West: Poems
Lauren Winner Wearing God: Clothing, Laughter, Fire, and Other Overlooked Ways of Meeting God
Michael Wood Alfred Hitchcock; The Man Who Knew Too Much
Herman Wouk The Language God Talks; On Science and Religion
Jonathan Wright Heretics; The Creation of Christianity from the Gnostics to the Modern Church
N.T. Wright Simply Christian; Why Christianity Makes Sense
Bill Wylie-Kellermann, ed William Stringfellow, Essential Writings
Neil Young Waging Heavy Peace
Malala Yousafzai, with Christina Lamb I am Malala; The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban
Muhammad Yunus Banker to the Poor; Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty
Creating a World Without Poverty; Social Business and the Future of Capitalism
Brian Zahnd A Farewell to Mars; An Evangelical Pastor's Journey Toward the Biblical Gospel of Peace
Fareed Zakaria The Future of Freedom; Illiberal Democracy at Home and Abroad
The Post-American World
Philip Zaleski and Carol Zaleski The Fellowship: The Literary Lives of the Inklings
Elizabeth Zelensky and Lela Gilbert Windows to Heaven; Introducing Icons to Protestants and Catholics
Howard Zinn A People's History of the United States, 1492–Present
The Bomb.
The Historic Unfulfilled Promise
Marc Zvi Brettler, Peter Enns, and Daniel J. Harrington The Bible and the Believer; How to Read the Bible Critically and Religiously

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