Our #JUNGLEREADS initiative will let you immerse yourself in the world of our plays with recommended titles that explore the themes reflected on our stage. Whether it's comedy, drama, or a bit of both, you'll be able to continue your exploration with reading suggestions put together our by our artistic team and our friends at Magers & Quinn.
Use #junglereads to let us know what you’re reading!

Buy a book – or books! – from our curated list, then bring your receipt to the Jungle when you see a show, and you’ll receive a complimentary beverage from concessions!

Book List for THE OLDEST BOY

- 1000 Essays I Don't Have Time to Write by Sarah Ruhl
On Umbrellas and Sword Fights, Parades and Dogs, Fire Alarms, Children, and Theater

- The Oldest Boy by Sarah Ruhl
A play in three ceremonies

- Little Labors by Rivka Galchen
A slanted, enchanted literary miscellany


- The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Soygal Rinpoche
This acclaimed spiritual masterpiece is widely regarded as one of the most complete and authoritative presentations of Tibetan Buddhist teachings ever written.


- Dragon Thunder by Diana Mukpo
"It was not always easy to be the guru's wife," writes Diana Mukpo. "But I must say, it was rarely boring."

- Across Many Mountains by Yangzom Brauen
A powerful, emotional memoir and an extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed after China's invasion of Tibet


 

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