2013 Catholic Book Blogger Top Picks


2013 was my first full year of blogging at The Catholic Book Blogger so this marks my first opportunity to look over a full year of the books I have read. It was quite a year of reading some great books and here are my top picks for the year (in no particular order). This by no means lessens the others, these just stood out to me as the best.Faith of Our Fathers: Why The Early Christians Still Matter and Always Will Author: Mike AquilinaPublisher: Emmaus Road PublishingThis is a … [Read more...]

CBB Interview with Teresa Tomeo

PETE: God’s Bucket List is a pretty unique title. For those who have not yet read the book, where did you come up with it?TERESA TOMEO: Thanks so much for the opportunity to talk about my new book.The idea came from my own life's experience in turning to everything but God when it came to top goals and desires. Not including God in the ultimate bucket list caused a lot of problems in my life. It was only after I had some major personal and professional problems that I realized I might w … [Read more...]

God’s Bucket List : Heaven’s Surefire Way to Happiness in this Life and Beyond

Most everybody today has their own “Bucket List”, a list of things you would like to accomplish before you “kick the bucket”. Have you ever stopped to consider what accomplishments God might have for you? Teresa Tomeo broaches this idea in her new book, God's Bucket List: Heaven's Surefire Way to Happiness in This Life and Beyond.Throughout this book Teresa draws heavily from her 30 years in the field of journalism to give examples of how her own life changed for the better when she turned it … [Read more...]