ROMAN PILGRIMAGE by George Weigel
RELIGION
Released: Nov. 1, 2013

"Engrossing, expansive pictorial study on a renewed Lenten discipline at the heart of Roman Catholicism."
Lent in Rome, one church at a time. Read full book review >
THE COSMIC RELIGION by Ralph Calabria
RELIGION
Released: Nov. 1, 2013

"For readers seeking universal truths, this book is as good a place as any to start, though there's not much new here."
Calabria shows how a golden thread of social- and self-awareness underlies all major religions. Read full book review >

Beyond Beliefs by John David Geib
PSYCHOLOGY
Released: Oct. 30, 2013

"A thought-provoking theological work that will provide even skeptics with a compelling intellectual argument. "
A search for permanent meaning in a world where modernity can potentially obscure reality. Read full book review >
WHEN WILL THE HEAVEN BEGIN? by Ally Breedlove
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 29, 2013

"Both heartbreaking and uplifting, the book resonates on basic human and spiritual levels."
Breedlove pays tribute to her irrepressible, fun-loving younger brother, Ben Breedlove, who died from a heart condition when he was only 18 years old. Just days before his death, he posted video a video online, "This Is My Story," which reached millions of viewers around the world with his message of faith. Read full book review >
STITCHES by Anne Lamott
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 29, 2013

"Subtitled as a "handbook," this is minor work from an author known for her range and depth."
The author's spirituality pays fewer redemptive dividends than usual in a follow-up guide that falls short of its predecessor. Read full book review >

The One and Only Face of Islam by Ghazi
RELIGION
Released: Oct. 23, 2013

"An ambitious book that reaches too far. "
A slim, energetic apologia for Islam. Read full book review >
BEING BOTH by Susan Katz Miller
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"An insightful examination of one way that religious beliefs are shaping American families."
A story of raising children in two religions. Read full book review >
FIELDS OF GRACE by Hannah Luce
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"A tender, Christian-based memoir of love and friendship."
One young woman's struggle with her faith. Read full book review >
THE PROMISED LAND by Brian A. Curtis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"An original concept that yields a commendable, approachable reworking of the ancient Hebrew Scriptures."
An ambitious reordering of the Hebrew Bible. Read full book review >
EXIST NO MORE by Detavio Samuels
RELIGION
Released: Oct. 16, 2013

"Bighearted and energizing advice for being your best self, but it's all a bit vague. "
In this readable, slightly spiritual volume, Samuels inspires readers to find and follow their true passions instead of simply functioning on autopilot. Read full book review >
RADICAL by Maajid Nawaz
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 15, 2013

"A lively and convincing antidote to hatred."
A British Muslim reveals a harrowing tale of violence, imprisonment and torture. Read full book review >
RELIGION
Released: Oct. 15, 2013

"C.S. Lewis might not approve of the language, but he'd surely approve of the sentiment. A thought-provoking entertainment."
A highly personal—and unconventional—defense of belief in Christian doctrine. Read full book review >