Books

Books

Running on religion

By now, people who follow news about the role of religion in the 2008 elections may feel as though they have tumbled down the rabbit hole.

Thirteen Moons

Charles Frazier had a tough act to follow. His first novel, Cold Mountain, was both a literary and a popular sensation. It has sold more than 4 million copies, inspired a major Hollywood film, and won the National Book Award.

Perfect Girls, StarvingDaughters

Most of us are sick and tired of hearing about eating disorders and the girls who obsess over food and fitness. It’s impossible to purchase a sack of groceries without passing a magazine asking which celebrities are anorexic while offering to help you shed seven pounds in seven days.

BookMarks

It would be hard to imagine a more effective teaching tool for showing the difference between the early and the late Barth than this thin volume of two sermons not previously available in English.