Book Notes Archive
The Bully Barn: A Lesson For Bullies, Bystanders and Victims by Robert Gioia portrays an interesting way of solving a bullying problem through farm animal friends.
Fr. Mitch Pacwa offers those of us who may never get to the Holy Land, or those who want a refresher visit, the opportunity to pray and learn about the sacred places with his book The Holy
O’Donnell reflects on the sacramental elements of this season of life. Inspired by Andre Dubus’ quote that “this daily task of feeding his children is a kind of sacrament,” she explores the elements of the divine found
American saints and more, fun middle grade fiction, and a book that makes me want MORE! Find out what Sarah Reinhard has been reading and what she has to share in her weekly book talk.
Meet Megan Sweas, author of Putting Education to Work: How Cristo Rey High Schools Are Transforming Urban Education, and learn what makes these schools such a huge success.
How many times, asks the back cover of The Quick Reference Guide to the Catholic Bible, have you wanted some context and background about a book of the Bible but didn’t have the time to wade through a
Angels are all around us. They love God and serve Him by guarding and protecting us. Explore the topic of angels with your children by reading the latest release in the God Gave Us series, God Gave
In our modern world, it can be extremely challenging to live a virtuous life. “The concept of virtue is often considered outdated and old-fashioned, but for Catholics, becoming virtuous is essential for eternal salvation.” What, then, can
In the past few weeks, we’ve had a number of our contributors here at CatholicMom.com sing the praises of Marcellino D’Ambrosio’s new book, When the Church Was Young: Voices of the Early Church Fathers. In fact, I’ve raved
There may or may not have been some reading binges... Find out what Sarah Reinhard has been reading and what she has to share in her weekly book talk.
I have a bit of a “thing” for prayer books, it’s true. For one thing, they make great gifts. For another, they help if you’re stuck in a corner with your prayer life (which, ahem, I may
Compelling fiction and history that's as fun as fiction: find out what Sarah Reinhard has been reading and what she has to share in her weekly book talk.
Lisa Hendey reflects on the life of Father Junipero Serra as told in The American Catholic Almanac.
"When the Church Was Young" by Marcellino D'Ambrosio offers a fun yet in-depth history of the Church through a series of portraits of the Early Church Fathers.
This new desk calendar from Fr. Larry Richards is perfect for, well, everyone. Sarah Reinhard takes a look at how it might help her grow closer to God's Word.