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30 Stories 30 Virtues

This delightful book is made up of thirty short chapters, each with a story, sometimes a very human one but which shows the importance of a particular virtue in each case. In the foreword the author begins...

We Hunt the Flames

Zafira has been living a double life in order to be able to feed her people. She is not only an ordinary girl but also the Hunter of Demenhure. Because she hunted, her people lived. Nazir is the son of the...

Seeking Persephone

Adam, Duke of Kielder, only wanted a bride because the thought of his cousin inheriting his wealth was repugnant. Persephone, the big sister of a large and impoverished family, seemed a good choice -...

When Breath Becomes Air

A memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis who attempts to answer the question 'What makes a life worth living?'

At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a...

Under the starless Sky

One family's journey through the turmoil of the 1978 revolution, when the Ayatollah Khomeini came to power in Iran, and their escape over the mountains to Turkey, and ultimately to Australia. Banafsheh was...

For me, to live is Christ

What does it mean to be a Christian? There are many ways to answer this question. Perhaps one of the most synthetic is the one repeated in the letters of St. Paul: to be a Christian is to live in Christ, to...

Operation Vengeance

Operation Vengeance narrates the shooting down of the plane carrying Gen. Isoroku Yamamoto during the Second World War in the Pacific, on April 18, 1943. The pilot flying the P-38 Lightning that...

Changing the World from Within

A brief theological essay on the universal call to holiness in daily life and the vocation of the laity, of which St. Josemaría Escrivá is one of the forerunners. The author, a priest, historian and writer...