Culture

Faith Challenges Culture

In this terrific book Dubliner Fr Paul O’Callaghan, lecturer in the school of theology in the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome, presents a succinct and insightful analysis of a daunting topic...

Remote people

A diary of the journey that the author started in October 1930 to Ethiopia, as a correspondent of The Times newspaper for the coronation of Emperor Haile Selassie, and then continued through various African...

The War on the West

In his latest work Murray, author of the best-selling "Madness of Crowds" and "The Strange Death of Europe", returns to the theme of the assault on traditional Western values by the movement generally known...

The Enchanted Island

One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools. These retellings of Shakespeare stories focus on The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merchant of Venice,...

Amusing Ourselves to Death

The television has turned learning into part of the entertainment industry and children are more and more demanding to be entertained in schools. Watching has replaced reading, and soundbites have replaced...

The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto

A magical novel inspired by the author's love for music, The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto tells the story of the protagonist- the greatest guitar player who ever lived- and the lives he changed...