The rampant consumerism of the Christmas season is a deep challenge for Christians…
But many of us still want to give gifts,
and what better to give than books,
especially beautiful ones!
So here are our picks for 10 of the most beautiful books of the year, that include books fit for a wide range of readers:
( PLUS, one bonus classic, that is worth giving in any year…)
#3 Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts: Twelve Journeys into the Medieval World
By Christopher de Hamel
Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts is a captivating examination of twelve illuminated manuscripts from the medieval period. Noted authority Christopher de Hamel invites the reader into intimate conversations with these texts to explore what they tell us about nearly a thousand years of medieval history – and about the modern world, too.
*** Watch several video clips of the author discussing the book
*** ALL Ten Books: