Reads to Broaden Your Life


The Eye of the Beholder by Luci Shaw

Polishing the Petoskey Stone by Luci Shaw

Read Aloud Rhymes selected by Jack Prelutsky

Waiting on the Word by Malcom Guite

The Poetry Handbook by Mary Oliver

The Leaf by the Curator

Sitting by My Laughing Fire


You are What You Love, by James K. A. Smith

Desiring the Kingdom by James K. A. Smith

With: Reimagining the Way You Relate to God

The Shallows, What the Internet is Doing to our Brain by Nicholas Carr

Soul Survivor by Philip Yancey (anything by P. Y.)

Experiencing God by Henry Blackaby & Claude King

The Knowledge of the Holy by A. W. Tozer (all books by Tozer)

A Place of Quiet Rest by Nancy Leigh DeMoss (anything by N. L. D.)

Journey Into God by John Coblentz

Discipline, The Glad Surrender by Elizabeth Elliott

A Shepherd’s Look at Psalm 23 by Philip Keller

Teacher Inspiration

On Christian Teaching by David Smith

The Book Whisperer by Donalyn Miller

Quiet, The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain

Molder of Dreams by Guy Doud

Teach Like Your Hair’s on Fire by Raff Esquith

Teach Like a Champion

Goodbye Mr. Chips

Tisha as told to Robert Specht

The Collapse of Parenting

A Smile as Big as the Moon


Brown Girl Dreaming

The Tiger’s Child by Torey Hayden

One Child by Torey Hayden

The Tattooist of Auschwitz

The Insanity of God by Nik Ripken

The Girl in the Green Sweater: A Life in Holocaust’s Shadow

Books by Cathy Glass

The Family Nobody Wanted

Follow the River by James Thom

The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl

The Poisonwood Bible

The Children’s Blizzard

The God I Love by Joni Tada Erikson


The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan

American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy

The Counte of Monte Cristo

To Kill a Mockingbird

Go Set a Watchman

Dominion by Randy Alcorn

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek

East of Eden

The Winter of our Discontent

Green Dolphin Street

Age of Innoncence

Light from Heaven (all books by Christmas Carol Kauffman)

Babette’s Feast

Miss Dove