- The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, by Anne Fadiman - about cross-cultural medicine in the context of Hmong refugees. Also has a nice back-story on the Hmong people.
- Mountains Beyond Mountains, by Tracy Kidder - about the life's work of Dr. Paul Farmer, who started a thorough public health and medical clinic in rural Haiti
- The Book Thief, by Markus Zuzak - the holocaust, written from the eyes of Death about a little girl living in rural Germany
- 33 Things Every Girl Should Know about Women's History, edited by Tonya Bolden - a collection of shorts about women's history and political movements
- Return of the Black Death, by Susan Scott and Christopher Duncan
- Buffy the Vampire comic books - entertaining, but not my favorite ever
Most of these I read in May, since Day Camp is a full time commitment. Enjoy!