General Recommendations
Prosecutor Alejandra Rueda's List for Juvenile Delinquents
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Ms. Rueda, a deputy commonwealth attorney in Virginia, assigned a reading list as part of a disposition to juvenile delinquents. Her librarian mother and librarians nationwide should be proud of her for upholding the value of books and education. (Hauser, Christine. "Teenage Vandals’ Sentence Comes With a Reading List." The New York Times 9 Feb. 2017: A20.)
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
The Banality of Good and Evil The Banality of Good and Evil
Moral Lessons From the Shoah and Jewish Tradition
Book - 1999
Georgetown University Press
BJ1401.B58 1999
The Beautiful Struggle The Beautiful Struggle
A Father, Two Sons and An Unlikely Road to Manhood
Paperback - 2009
Spiegel & Grau
F189.B153C63 2009
Black Boy (American Hunger) Black Boy (American Hunger)
A Record of Childhood and Youth
Paperback - 2008
HarperPerennial ModernClassics
PS3545.R815Z9 2008
The Bluest Eye The Bluest Eye Book - 2000
Knopf Distributed by Random House
FICTION
Caleb's Crossing Caleb's Crossing Book - 2011
Viking
FICTION
The Chosen The Chosen
A Novel
Paperback - 1996
Fawcett Columbine
FICTION
The Color Purple The Color Purple Book - 2006
Harcourt
The Crucible The Crucible
Screenplay
Paperback - 1996
Penguin Books
PN1997.C883 1996
Cry, the Beloved Country Cry, the Beloved Country Book - 2003
Scribner Classics
FICTION
Down These Mean Streets Down These Mean Streets Paperback - 1997
Vintage Books
F128.9.P85T48 1997
A Dry White Season A Dry White Season Book - 1980
Morrow
FI
Exodus Exodus Book - 1959
Bantam Books
FICTION
Ghost Soldiers Ghost Soldiers
The Forgotten Epic Story of World War II's Most Dramatic Mission
Book - 2001
Doubleday
D767.4.S54 2001
The Handmaid's Tale The Handmaid's Tale Book - 2006
Alfred A. Knopf
The Help The Help Paperback - 2011
Berkley Books
FICTION
A Hope in the Unseen A Hope in the Unseen
An American Odyssey From the Inner City to the Ivy League
Paperback - 1999
Broadway Books
LC2803.W3S87 1998
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Book - 2015
Random House
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Book - 2011
Broadway Books
Infidel Infidel Book - 2007
Free Press
DJ292.H57A3 2007
The Kite Runner The Kite Runner Book - 2013
Riverhead Books
Mila 18 Mila 18 Paperback - 1985
Bantam
FICTION
My Name Is Asher Lev My Name Is Asher Lev Book - 2003
Anchor Books
Native Son Native Son Paperback - 2014
Olive EditionsHarperCollins Publishers
FICTION
Night Night Book - 2006
Hill and Wang
The Orphan Master's Son The Orphan Master's Son
A Novel
Book - 2012
Random House
FICTION
The Rape of Nanking The Rape of Nanking
The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II
Book - 1997
BasicBooks
DS796.N2C44 1997
Reading Lolita in Tehran Reading Lolita in Tehran
A Memoir in Books
Paperback - 2003
Random House
PE64.N34A3 2003
To Kill A Mockingbird To Kill A Mockingbird Book - 2015
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
FICTION
Too Late the Phalarope Too Late the Phalarope Book - 1953
Scribner
FICTION
The Tortilla Curtain The Tortilla Curtain Paperback - 2011
Penguin Books
FICTION
Trinity Trinity Paperback - 2006
Avon Books
FICTION
The Sun Also Rises The Sun Also Rises Book - 2014
Scribner
FICTION
Things Fall Apart Things Fall Apart Paperback - 1994
Anchor Books
FICTION
A Thousand Splendid Suns A Thousand Splendid Suns Book - 2007
Riverhead Books
FIC HOSSEINI
The Underground Railroad The Underground Railroad
A Novel
Book - 2016
Doubleday
FICTION
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