2017 Fall Books Preview!

September 1, 2017 — Leave a comment


25 of the Best New Books to Watch for this Fall…

Including ones by Wendell Berry, Ta-Nehisi Coates,
Brene Brown, Mary Oliver, and MORE


[ Christian Faith in Practice ]  [ Theology ]
[ History / Biography ]  [ Nonfiction ]  [ Fiction ]
[ Young Readers ]  [ Poetry ]  [ Most Anticipated ]


*** History / Biography ***


We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy

Ta-Nehisi Coates

One World, October 3

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We Were Eight Years in Power features Coates’s iconic essays first published in The Atlantic, including “Fear of a Black President,” “The Case for Reparations,” and “The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration,” along with eight fresh essays that revisit each year of the Obama administration through Coates’s own experiences, observations, and intellectual development, capped by a bracingly original assessment of the election that fully illuminated the tragedy of the Obama era. We Were Eight Years in Power is a vital account of modern America, from one of the definitive voices of this historic moment.


Vintage Saints and Sinners: 25 Christians Who Transformed My Faith

Karen Wright Marsh

IVP Books, September 12


Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook

Alice Waters

Clarkson Potter, September 5


Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919

Mike Wallace

Oxford UP, October 2