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Be sure to check out our book club kit for FIRST THEY KILLED MY FATHER by LOUNG UNG. From a childhood survivor of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime comes a riveting narrative of war, desperate actions, and the unnerving strength of a child and her family. Loung is our 10x10 writer for Cambodia.

How John Wood left Microsoft to start a successful nonprofit. Very inspiring! It's what started me working with Room to Read.

15 Books As Enchanting As The Harry Potter Series, Since You've Already Read Them A Million Times

15 Books As Enchanting As The Harry Potter Series, Since You've Already Read Them A Million Times | Bustle

“We must see all scars as beauty. Okay? This will be our secret. Because take it from me, a scar does not form on the dying. A scar means, 'I survived'.”

weekends are for being upheld

Achingly beautiful, a gift itself, and life saving for me. I've never read anything so poetic and healing. Ever.

Outlaw Marriages: The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0807003425/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdm_GEVqwb1K5AHR9

The Late Homecomer

"This is the best account of the Hmong experience I've ever read—powerful, heartbreaking, and unforgettable." -Anne FadimanIn search of a place to call home, thousands of Hmong families made the journey from the war-torn jungles of Laos to the ove...