Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Do you have any favorites that you would recommend for your students (or incoming students)?
Here are a few that may be of interest:
Law-Related Summer Reading:
Scott Turow, One L (1977)
Gene Roberts & Hank Kilbanoff, The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation (2006).
Keven Boyle, Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights and Murder in the Jazz Age (2004).
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird (1960).
Anthony Lewis, Gideon’s Trumpet (1964).
Law School Success:
Ruta K. Stropus & Charlotte D. Taylor, Bridging the Gap Between College and Law School: Strategies for Success (2d. ed. 2009).
Ann L. Iijima, The Law Student’s Pocket Mentor: From Surviving to Thriving (2007).
Andrew J. McClurg, 1L of a Ride: A Well-Traveled Professor’s Roadmap to Success in the First Year of Law School (2009).
David Hricik, Law School Basics: A Preview of Law School and Legal Reasoning (2000).
Christen Civiletto Carey & Kristen David Adams, The Practice of Law School: Getting in and Making the Most of Your Legal Education (2003).
Albert J. Moore & David A. Binder, Demystifying the First Year of Law School: A Guide to the 1L Experience (2010).
Joseph G. Allegretti, The Lawyer’s Calling (1996).