Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison entered the national literary realm with his autobiography, “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee.”
(I check this book list feature religiously because a few years ago it led me to intrigue novelist Alan Furst, who is now very high in my author Pantheon.)
- “The Autobiography of Malcolm X”
- “The Warmth of Other Suns” by Isabel Wilkerson
- “Deer Hunting With Jesus” by Joe Bageant
- “Who Stole the American Dream?” by Hedrick Smith
- “Twelve Years a Slave” by Solomon Northup
- “Team of Rivals” by Doris Kearns Goodwin.