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Top Books on Religion

Booklist has published a list of its best adult religion books reviewed in 2009:

After the Prophet : The Epic Story of the Shia-Sunni Split in Islam / By Lesley Hazleton

The Bible and the People
/ By Lori Anne Ferrell

The Case for God
/ By Karen Armstrong

The First Paul: 
Reclaiming the Readical Visionary behind the Church's Conservative Icon / by Marcus J. Borg and John Dominic Crossan

The Future of Faith
/ by Harvey Cox

The Great Emergence:
 How Christianity Is Changing and Why / by Phyllis Tickle

I'm Perfect, You're Doomed: Tales from a Jehovah's Witness Upbringing

Losing My Religion: How I Lost My Faith Reporting on Religion in America and Found Unexpected Peace / by William Lobdell

The Lost History of Christianity : The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in the Middle East, Africa and Asia / by Philip Jenkins