Book Reviews

L'Art de la Simplicité A rousing and robust exploration of the art of simplicity. Meaning
The Complacent Class An assessment of American society as stagnated and in need of major change. Meaning
The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down Cogent bites of practical spiritual wisdom for everyday life. You
A Greyhound A Groundhog A book of tongue twisters ideal for reading aloud. Play
The Blue Hour A gorgeous book illustrating many examples of blues in nature. Reverence
The Nature Fix An eclectic and persuasive case, based in science, for the positive effects of nature on the human brain and body. Reverence
Vesper Time A treasure-trove of spiritual stories, anecdotes, and insights for spiritual elders. Faith
Animal Frequency Ways of connecting with the energy of animals Teachers
God Moments An Ignatian perspective on tools to cultivate reverence in everyday life. Transformation
Prayer Seeds A to-be-treasured resource of prayers that serve as seeds of new life. Devotion
Caring for the Dying A compassionate three-stage approach to the art of dying. Meaning
Whereas A rousing collection of creative musings. Openness
The Art of Stillness The brilliant essayist on the benefits and enchantments of going nowhere. Silence
An Ignatian Book of Days Ignatian wisdom in a 365-day format. Faith
The Desert A substantial evergreen resource on desert spirituality. Transformation
Wise Aging A deeply spiritual and eminently practical resource on dealing with the blessings and the setbacks of aging. You
The Wisdom of Not Knowing A consummate meaning-maker at work mining the mysticism of Judaism and other religions. X-The Mystery
The Land of Nod A creative rendering of Robert Louis Stevenson's 1885 poem by a gifted English illustrator. You
Laundry Day A spunky story about two badgers celebrating creativity as an antidote to boredom. Imagination
What Will Grow? A handy children's picture book on the pleasures and practical details of gardening. Nurturing