For the general reader or someone interested in religion, even a little, Smith makes it really interesting, tells great stories....The World's Religions (Plus) by Huston Smith, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0061660183/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_CU8Gsb1FQFQD8 Religion, Worth Reading, Huston Smith, Amazoncomkindl Storemanag, Book Worth, Complete Revy, Book Jackets, The World, Updates Editing
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World (6-Volume Set) by John L. Esposito. $669.99. Author: John L. Esposito. 2976 pages. Edition - Revised edition. Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA; Revised edition edition (April 3, 2009). Publication: April 3, 2009
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0307352153/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_EgVysb0460ZB55Y3
God Revised: How Religion Must Evolve in a Scientific Age by Galen Guengerich. As humanity evolved its conception of the universe to coincide with new scientific discoveries, we are evolving our concept of God. Gone is the magical, supernatural deity in the sky who visits wrath upon those who have not followed his word. In a scientific age, we need an experience of a God we can believe in—that grounds our morality, unites us in community, and engages us with a world that holds mystery.
Doorways to the Soul: 52 Wisdom Tales from Around the World by Elisa Davy Pearmain www.amazon.ca/...
A Religion of One's Own: A Guide to Creating a Personal Spirituality in a Secular World by Thomas Moore. Explores the myriad possibilities of creating a personal spiritual style, either inside or outside formal religion.