They believed they would live forever So begins Mira Ptacins haunting account of the women of Camp Etnaan otherworldly community in the woods of Maine that has, since 1876, played host to generations of Spiritualists and mediums dedicated to preserving the links between the mortal realm and the afterlife.
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes meets Women Who Run With The Wolves in this gorgeously written, fierce, political, personal, and deeply inspiring Michelle Tea memoir about finding meaning, beauty, and power through a life in witchcraft An initiation signals a beginning a door opens and you step through.
In her most personal book yet, popular speaker and bestselling author Sarah Bessey invites us into her longand sometimes miraculousroad to recovery after a terrible accident and shares how it changed everything she believed about God Sarah Bessey was in her sweet spot a popular author, sought after
What a wondrous work This beautifully written and totally clear eyed account of his pilgrimage will have you wondering whether we should all embark on such a journey, either of the body, the soul or, as in Egan s case, both Cokie Roberts If this book doesn t quite settle the question of belief
A searingly honest memoir of one young woman s journey toward self acceptance as she comes to see her body as a symbol of rebellion and hope and chooses to live her life unapologetically.Ever since she was little, Leah Vernon was told what to believe and how to act There wasn t any room for imperfection.
A powerful, vibrantly illustrated story about the first day of school and two sisters on one s first day of hijab by Olympic medalist and social justice activist Ibtihaj Muhammad.With her new backpack and light up shoes, Faizah knows the first day of school is going to be special It s the start of
The sisters of the Order of Saint Rita captain their living ship into the reaches of space in Lina Rather s debut novella, Sisters of the Vast Black.Years ago, Old Earth sent forth sisters and brothers into the vast dark of the prodigal colonies armed only with crucifixes and iron faith Now, the sisters
From the New York Times bestselling author of Everything Happens for a Reason And Other Lies I ve Loved, a fascinating look at the world of Christian women celebritiesSince the 1970s, an important new figure has appeared on the center stage of American evangelicalism the celebrity preacher s wife.
Little Leaders meets Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls in this gorgeous nonfiction picture book that introduces readers to nineteen powerhouse Muslim women who rose up and made their voices heard.Long ago, Muslim women rode into battle to defend their dreams They opened doors to the worlds oldest
Its 1992, and theres a rumor spreading in Baton RougeWhen it comes to being social, Athena Graves is far comfortable creating a mixtape playlist than she is talking to cute boysor anyone, for that matter Plus her staunchly feminist views and love of punk rock arent exactly mainstream at St Ann
Should we believe in God In this new book, written for a new generation, the brilliant science writer and author of The God Delusion, explains why we shouldn t.Should we believe in God Do we need God in order to explain the existence of the universe Do we need God in order to be good In twelve chapters
A major new history of the Crusades with an unprecedented wide scope, told in a tableau of portraits of people on all sides of the wars, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Templars.For than one thousand years, Christians and Muslims lived side by side, sometimes at peace and sometimes
Saved meets To All the Boys Ive Loved Before in this laugh out loud romantic comedy that takes a meaningful look at consent and what it means to give it.When CeCes born again ex boyfriend dumps her after they have sex, she follows him to Jesus camp in order to win him back Problem She knows nothing