"Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled 'This could change your life.'" Helen Exley
Arthur I. Blaustein put together an annotated list of contemporary novels that he believes will "enliven the mind and nourish the soul" and offer us "crucial insights into the moral, social, economic and emotional conflicts that are taking place in communities across America."
You can read his article at OpEdNews here and or view the full annotated list here