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1L Summer Reading

Congratulations on your decision to attend law school.  Below you will find a list of books to prepare you for the rigors of your first year of law school.

Required texts for orientation:

Learning Legal Reasoning
by John Delaney (ISBN 978-0960851447)

How To Do Your Best On Law School Exams
by John Delaney (ISBN 978-0960851454)

Top suggested readings to prepare for legal writing:

Writing to Win: The Legal Writer
by Steven D. Stark (ISBN: 978-0307888716)

The Elements of Style
by Strunk and White (ISBN: 978-1612931104)

Suggested general readings to prepare for the rigors of law school:

Starting Off Right in Law School
by Carolyn J. Nygren (Carolina Academic Press, 1997) ISBN 0-89089-877-4.

Strategies and Tactics for the First Year Law Student
by Kimm Alayne Walton and Lazar Emanuel (Aspen Publishers 2010)
ISBN 978-0-7355-9107-3.

Suggested business law text:

Business for the Glory of God:
The Bible’s Teaching on the Moral Goodness
of Business by Wayne A. Grudem

(Crossway Books, 2003) ISBN 1581345178.