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Year in Books: 2018


Grant Us Peace by Chet Collins

Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety by Eric Schlosser

American Kingpin: The Epic Hunt for the Criminal Mastermind Behind the Silk Road by Nick Bilton

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen

The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War by Ben Macintyre

Hiroshima by John Hersey

The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis

Spectre: Origins by C.W. Lemoine

The Enthusiast: How the Best Friend of Francis of Assisi Almost Destroyed What He Started by Jon Sweeney

When Saint Francis Saved the Church: How a Converted Medieval Troubadour Created a Spiritual Vision for the Ages by Jon Sweeney

Marriage: Love and Life in the Divine Plan by US Conference of Catholic Bishops

Strangers in a Strange Land: Living the Catholic Faith in a Post-Christian World by Charles J. Chaput

Retire Inspired: It’s Not an Age, It’s a Financial Number by Chris Hogan

Parish Priest: Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism by Douglas Brinkley and Julie M. Fenster

A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyre

Resisting Happiness by Matthew Kelly

Keep Your Kids Catholic: Sharing Your Faith and Making It Stick by Marc Cardaronella

Confessions of a Mega Church Pastor: How I Discovered the Hidden Treasures of the Catholic Church by Allen Hunt, PhD

Instruction on Respect for Human Life by the Congregration for the Doctrine of the Faith

The Dignity of A Person by the Congregration for the Doctrine of the Faith

The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind by Daniel J. Siegel, MD and Tina Payne Bryson, PhD

Building the Kingdom: A History of the Catholic Church by Robbie Peñate

Operation Mincement: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory by Ben Macintyre

The Year of Less: How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store by Cait Flanders

On Conscience by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger

Rainbox Six by Tom Clancy

Messy & Foolish by Matthew Warner

The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness by Dave Ramsey

The Pope Who Quit: A True Medieval Tale of Mystery, Death, and Salvation by Jon Sweeney

You Need a Budget: The Proven System for Breaking the Paycheck to Paycheck Cycle, Getting Out of Debt, and Living the Life You Want by Jesse Mecham

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