Book Reviews

Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? A prophetic witness to the pain and suffering of people of color perpetrated by the police, the courts, and the prisons. Justice
Ghosts of the Tsunami A poignant on-the-scene report about the disaster and its aftermath, including its spiritual implications. Meaning
To Hear the Forest Sing Meditative essays on divine themes in everyday life. Listening
Living Tao An exploration of the Taoist approach to character development. Meaning
The World Wisdom Bible Sacred texts and global spirituality explored Devotion
10 Years of KidSpirit A superb sampler of youth-written and edited articles, poetry, and original art from the online journal. Questing
The Way of Mercy A rich collection of essays on mercy by leading Christian writers. Compassion
The Origin of Others An overview from the award-winning writer of the black experience in America. Questing
Sex, Love, and Dharma Hindu wisdom on sex, food, sleep, and relationships. You
A Retreat with Desert Mystics Resources for a seven-day retreat on the fourth century desert mystics. Devotion
Desert Voices A vision of love, caring, interfaith dialogue, and desert wonders. Transformation
Voluntary Simplicity A clear presentation of a way of life that balances both the inner and outer aspects of our lives. Meaning
Meow! A picture book that gives children a chance to figure out what a kitten is saying. Imagination
Ageless Soul An uncommonly good companion for your spiritual journey as an elder. Meaning
Imaginative Prayer Ways for parents to nurture the inner life of their children through spiritual formation and imagination. Devotion
Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory An accessible and informative resource for those over 65 who are worrying about memory loss, dementia, and Alzheimers. Attention
A Mind at Home with Itself An exploration of the Inquiry method and its relevance to generosity, bowing, and everyday spirituality. Questing
The Call of the Swamp A delightful picture book about the identity crisis of a youngster adopted from a swamp. Questing
World Without End A lively and always fascinating look at the life and ministry of Father Thomas Keating. Meaning
The Life and Times of Martin Luther A beautifully illustrated picture book about the man who sparked the Protestant Reformation. Faith