Friday Reads - July 6, 2018

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States - Sarah Vowell Lethal Warriors: When the New Band of Brothers Came Home - David Philipps Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption - Bryan Stevenson Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press - James McGrath Morris The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas - Anand Giridharadas

This week I read Lafayette and the Somewhat United States by Sarah Vowell and Lethal Warriors by David Philipps. I am still working my way through Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson, which I hope to finish by the end of next week. I am adding Eye on the Struggle by James McGrath Morris (biography of Ethel Payne) and The True American by Anand Giridharadas (true crime).