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Book recommendations for Christmas 2021

Book recommendations for Christmas 2021

In our annual video, the Theos team recommend their top reads of 2021. 10/12/2021

 

The recommended books in order are:

Plagues upon the Earth: Disease and the Course of Human History by Kyle Harper

Prayer in the Night by Tish Harrison Warren

I am Dynamite: A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche by Sue Prideaux

The Well Gardened Mind: Rediscovering Nature in the Modern World by Sue Stuart–Smith

Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Enchantments of Mammon by Eugene McCarraher

Why Art Matters by Alastair Gordon

Words for a Dying World: Stories of Grief and Courage from the Global Church edited by Hannah Malcolm

Finding Jesus in the Storm: The Spiritual Lives of Christians with Mental Health Challenges by John Swinton

Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

Islam and the Liberal State: National Identity and the Future of Muslim Britain by Stephen H. Jones

Freedom of Speech in Universities: Islam, Charities and Counter–terrorism by Alison Scott–Baumann and Simon Perfect


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