10 must-read books recommended by co-authors Terryl and Fiona Givens

Published: Thursday, Nov. 15 2012 6:19 a.m. MST

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Terryl and Fiona Givens are the co-authors of "The God Who Weeps," a book published by Ensign Peak and released in October. The married couple's book outlines five core principles that define how Mormons see God, themselves and the universe as a whole.

Terryl Givens has a Ph.D. in comparative literature. He holds the James A. Bostwick chair of English and is a professor of literature and religion at the University of Richmond, Va., and has authored and co-authored several books. Fiona Givens holds a master's of European history and has experience in communications and translation services. She is a longtime collaborator with her husband's books and this is her first co-authorship.

In connection with a feature story about the Givens and their new book, we asked the Givens to share five must-read books from each of their personal bookshelves. These are their recommendations.

Related: Scholars Terryl and Fiona Givens discuss life, love and their new book, 'The God Who Weeps'
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