Yes, many novels have religious content that dominates a book or at least adds a small thread to its tapestry. Some of these novels take a jaundiced view of religion, while others treat it more kindly.
Rappers have been as instrumental in my theological development as any of the scholars I've read. A larger-than-life revolutionary who was simultaneously real and relatable, Tupac lived and he invited us all to live with him.
As I write this, our students are collecting Bibles from across the nation, packing them in boxes, and sending them to your offices. We've marked a few of the social justice passages, just in case you can't find them.