Walking + talking = Refugee Tales and among the subjects that walkers talk about are books and stories.
This is a list of those books recommended by the walkers of 2018.
Mary Ann Glendon A World Made New: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (2001)
Jenny Erpenbeck Go, Went, Gone – Gehen, ging, gegangen (2015)
Benjamin Zephaniah Refugee Boy (2001)
Danez Smith Don’t Call Us Dead (poetry) (2017)
Mary Oliver Why I Wake Early (poetry) (2005)
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi Americanah (2013)
Daniel Trilling Lights in the distance – Exile and refuge at the borders of Europe (2018)
Philippe Sands East West Street (2016)
Caryl Phillips A New World Order – Selected essays (2001)
Caryl Phillips The Atlantic Sound (2000)
Caryl Phillips Colour Me English – Reflections on migration and belonging (2011)
Dave Eggers What Is The What? (2006)
Michael Williams Now is the Time for Running (book for teenagers) (2011)
Chaim Potok The Chosen (1967)
Chaim Potok The Promise (1969)
Tomassi di Lampedusa The Leopard – Il Gattopardo (1958)
Mohsin Hamid Exit West (2017)
Anne Fadiman The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down (1997)
Irshad Manjii Allah, Liberty and Love: The Courage to Reconcile Faith and Freedom (2011)
James C. Scott Against the Grain (2017)
Thank you Ann Wilson for collating this list.