CJJ Book Clubs

New! Join us for CJJ Book Clubs


Join CJJ members as we explore various topics in youth justice as part of our new youth justice book clubs. 

Upcoming Books: 
The Car Thief: Join us on March 18th for a conversation with Vicki Reed about her book, which is a fictional account examining the criminalization of youth charged with status offenses. To reigster to join click here

CJJ is looking to continue the book club program each quarter throughout 2021 and additional books are being considered. To recommend a book please email LaToria Sheppard at sheppard@juvjustice.org.

Previous book club picks have included Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison, So You Want to Talk About Race, Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, and The New Jim Crow.