New and Notables – Dec. 2014

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Welcome back to this recurring feature at The Catholic Book Blogger. As a book reviewer I get access to early or hot off the presses books from many Catholic publishers. My goal is to share a few titles each post that have either just released or are soon to be released. These are books I am looking forward to reading and think you might be too. The Ancient Path: Old Lessons from the Church Fathers for a New Life Today by John Michael Talbot with Mike AquilinaRelease Date: … [Read more...]

CBB Review – Daily Devotions for Advent 2014

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Advent can serve as a season of reflection and enrichment for us all. However, we must focus on “the reason for the season” to do that and not get swept up in the secular hustle and bustle of the world around us. To do that there are a number of resources available and Ave Maria Press has recently released one such resource. Daily Devotions for Advent 2014 (The Living Gospel) is the newest addition to their Living Gospel series. Father Scott Hurd is the author who guides us on an Advent journey t … [Read more...]

CBB Review – The Grace of Yes: Eight Virtues for Generous Living

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Everyone during their lives is faced with an option. That option is whether we continue to do things for ourselves or we choose to do things for others is adherence to God’s will. In her new book The Grace of Yes: Eight Virtues for Generous Living author Lisa Hendey uses examples from her own life to show how we can make the right decision. Her approach is effective and leaves the reader with much to consider.The book consists of eight chapters, one on each selected virtue the title alludes t … [Read more...]

Weekly Giveaway – Gay and Catholic

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This week publisher Ave Maria Press sponsors the CBB giveaway. One lucky winner will receive one copy of Gay and Catholic: Accepting My Sexuality, Finding Community, Living My Faith  (you can read my review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me! Enter below. The contest starts at midnight tonight EST and will end 12AM EST Friday 11/28 with a winner being announced later that day. Good Luck! a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

The CBB Mega Advent Giveaway

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Welcome to my second MEGA Giveaway. This time we are celebrating the season of Advent. Sixteen publishers and marketers have agreed to participate in this Mega Giveaway . Be sure to visit their websites and support them by purchasing some of the great books they publish. One lucky winner is going to receive this entire 52 title, library building, package! This is packed with some truly awesome books, DVDs, CDs and a faith building tablet! The complete list is below.This contest will work the … [Read more...]

New and Notables – September 2014

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Welcome back to this recurring feature at The Catholic Book Blogger. As a book reviewer I get access to early or hot off the presses books from many Catholic publishers. My goal is to share a few titles each post that have either just released or are soon to be released. These are books I am looking forward to reading and think you might be too. When Saint Francis Saved the Church by Jon M. Sweeney Release Date: September 8, 2014 From the Publisher Ave Maria Press: Jon M. Sweeney, author of … [Read more...]


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