Archives For 2018

 

It’s that time of year again!

I just dug our Advent calendar out of the attic,
and have loaded it up with our picks for the best books of the 2018
to be revealed one per day through Advent!
 


Stop by daily through the Advent season,
as we will feature one of the best books of 2018 each day!

The windows in color below (with WHITE numbers) have books behind them… CLICK a window to see our book for that day of Advent!

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The 2018 National Book Award winners
were announced last night!

Learn more about the five winning books…

 

[ FICTION ]  [ NONFICTION ]  [ POETRY ]
[ YOUNG PEOPLE’S LIT ]  [ TRANSLATIONS ]

 

FICTION WINNER:

The Friend:
A Novel

Sigrid Nunez

Hardback: Riverhead, 2018
Buy Now:
Amazon ]  [ Kindle ] [ Audible ]

 
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John Wilson

We are excited to announce that we have hired John Wilson, the former editor of BOOKS & CULTURE, as Contributing Editor for THE ENGLEWOOD REVIEW OF BOOKS.

For over two decades, John was the editor of Books & Culture magazine, a publication of Christianity Today. After the demise of B&C in late 2016, John worked as editor for the short-lived online publication Education and Culture. In a superb essay from COMMENT magazine on the legacy of B&C, John Schmalzbauer writes:

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Summer Reading 2018

Summer is almost here, a season when many people find a little more time than usual for reading!

Whether you’ll get some vacation time this summer, or whether your schedule simply slows down a bit, we hope that you will find some extra time for reading.

 

Here are 30 new-ish books that would make for superb summer reading!

 

[ Christian Discipleship ]  [ Gen. Nonfiction ]   [ Fiction ]
[ Theology ]   [ Biography / Memoir ]  [ YA / Graphic Novel ]
[ Poetry ]

Christian Discipleship:

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April is National Poetry Month!!!

 

To  celebrate and to encourage us all to read more poetry, here are seven of our favorite poetry collections from the last five years! 

ALSO, check out our lists of
CLASSIC and CONTEMPORARY poets
that you should know… 

 

   

The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded: Poems 

Molly McCully Brown

Listen to the Poet’s Conversation
with NPR’s Terry Gross
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Theology Tourney 2018
Championship!

Enjoy some Divine Madness this month!

Brought to you by The Englewood Review of Books

*** VOTE for the theologians who have had (or will have) 
the biggest influence on the shape of the Church…

 

64 of the greatest theologians have been whittled down to 2…

St. Paul versus St. Augustine!

 

Championsship ends: Monday April 2 – 11:55PM EST

 

CLICK HERE
to view the completed Regional Brackets

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Theology Tourney 2018
Final Four!

Enjoy some Divine Madness this month!

Brought to you by The Englewood Review of Books

*** VOTE for the theologians who have had (or will have) 
the biggest influence on the shape of the Church…

 

64 of the greatest theologians have been whittled down to 4!

Current round (4 theologians) ends: March 28 – 11:55PM EST

 

CLICK HERE
to view the completed Regional Brackets

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With 2018 almost upon us, here are the 30 new books that we are most eager to read…

Due to the nature of publishers’ catalogs, this list mostly cover just the first half of the year.  We will do a similar list in June for the second half of the year.
 

[ Top Ten -Pt A ] [ Top Ten- Pt B ] [ Faith-in-Practice ]
[ Theology ] [ Fiction ] [ Gen. Nonfiction ]
[ Poetry / Young Readers ]

TOP TEN (Part A):

These titles are arranged in alphabetical order by the author’s last name…

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