May | The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson
The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson is the story of the migration of southern blacks to the urban areas of the North and West in hopes of finding a better life for themselves and their families.
June | Tell Me How it Ends by Valeria Luiselli
Tell Me How It Ends offers a moving, humane portrait of child migrants.
July | Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Homegoing traces the legacy of sorrow that slavery has left on eight generations of one family.
August | Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
Part memoir, part exhortation for much-needed reform to the American criminal justice system