Here are 5 essential June 2023 ebook deals that are worth checking out: Madeleine L’Engle, John O’Donohue, Octavia Butler, more…
Each week, we carefully curate a handful of books for church leaders that orient us toward the health and the flourishing of our congregations.
The Crosswicks Journals: A Circle of Quiet, The Summer of the Great-Grandmother, The Irrational Season, and Two-Part Invention
(4 Books in 1 Ebook!!!)
*** $3.99 ***
The New York Times–bestselling author of A Wrinkle in Time takes an introspective look at her life and muses on creativity in these four memoirs. Set against the lush backdrop of Crosswicks, Madeleine L’Engle’s family farmhouse in rural Connecticut, this series of memoirs reveals the complexity behind the beloved author whose works have long been cherished by children and adults alike.
*** $4.99 ***
John O’Donohue won hundreds of thousands of admirers with his now classic work on Celtic spirituality, Anam Cara. Just as To Bless the Space Between Us was being published, he died suddenly at the age of fifty-two. His powerfully wise and lyrical voice is profoundly missed, but his many readers are now given a special opportunity to revisit John in his first book, a collection of poetry.
O’Donohue’s readers know him as both a spiritual guide and a poet. In the same spirit as his bestselling works, readers will be inspired yet again by John’s depth of wisdom and artistry.
Octavia E. Butler
*** $2.99 ***
*** PLUS, Buy the Ebook, and get
the Audiobook for only $7.49!!!
From the New York Times bestselling author of Parable of the Sower and MacArthur “Genius” Grant, Nebula, and Hugo award winner
The visionary time-travel classic whose Black female hero is pulled through time to face the horrors of American slavery and explores the impacts of racism, sexism, and white supremacy then and now.
*** $ 3.99 ***
A new edition of the “brilliantly original and highly sophisticated” study of saint worship after the fall of the Roman Empire
In this groundbreaking work, Peter Brown explores how the worship of saints and their corporeal remains became central to religious life in Western Europe after the fall of the Roman Empire. During this period, earthly remnants served as a heavenly connection, and their veneration is a fascinating window into the cultural mood of a region in transition.
*** $3.99 ***
The political theorist and author of The Origins of Totalitarianism offers an incisive, deeply probing essay on violence and political power. Written with clarity and grace, it provides an ideal framework for understanding the turbulence of our times.
Stay tuned every week for essential ebook deals !!!
Prices and availability are subject to change at any time. These deals may or may not be available outside the United States.
Katie Selby is Associate Editor of The Englewood Review of Books. Prior to her family‘s recent transition to the Englewood Christian Church community, Katie served various churches and organizations in Nebraska, East Tennessee, India, and Ethiopia. She is an M.Div. graduate of Emmanuel Christian Seminary at Milligan University.
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