Book Reviews

On the Brink of Everything Reflections on gaining insights and finding new ways to engage with life as we age. Teachers
Good Neighbors A creative and enlightening book on neighbors, democratic public life, and the rigors and toxins of politics in America Hope
In Search of Wisdom Wisdom shared by three seed persons who have a firm grasp on what is important. Meaning
Unbelievable Ways of reshaping and renewing twenty-first century Christianity Faith
Walking in the City with Jane A biography about the urban activist who had a great impact on the neighborhoods of New York City. Attention
Hidden City A beautifully illustrated collection of poems pointing out how much nature is found in a city. Attention
Being Black A Zen teacher's perspective on Buddhist teachings, including how to be a bridge-builder. Grace
Creation and the Cross Theologian Elizabeth Johnson hears the planet knocking on the door and wonders whether we will let her into our hearts or not. Love
Radical Love Terse and wondrous poems from the mystical Islamic path Love
The Art of the Wasted Day A good case for daydreaming, reverie, and solitude. Being Present
The 99 Names of God A beautiful book appropriate for people of all faiths with definitions, signs, quotes, and discussion questions about the qualities of the Divine. Devotion
Midwives of an Unnamed Future A spiritually rich collection of mini-retreats for women seeking transformation and personal renewal. Devotion
Spiritual Places A beautifully illustrated tour of the spiritual significance of sites around the world. Devotion
Everyday Gratitude A daybook with quotes and questions to help you discover the blessings in your life. Gratitude
The Little Book of Christian Mysticism A profound little book with nuggets of wisdom from Christian mystics across the centuries. X-The Mystery
Grateful A celebration of the spiritual practice of gratitude as a heart opener, a soulful adventure, and a meaning maker in political circles. Gratitude
Native Echoes Captivating meditations on the poetics of place and the Native American path of walking in beauty. Listening
Herodotus the Hedgehog Charming picture book about a hedgehog who becomes curious about what animals believe in. Questing
Gratefulness A summary of approaches that help us grow in love and gratitude. Gratitude
Transforming Communities An inspiring vision of how people are affecting community reform and renewal. Transformation