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Iron Desire: The Legacy Of Notre Dame Football Coach Frank Leahy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In the world of football, Frank Leahy was as important as Beethoven to music, Shakespeare to dramatic poetry, Michelangelo to sculpture. The life story of Notre Dame football coach, Frank Leahy, is one of fiery inspiration, humor, and unwavering determination. Leahy's philosophy and antics, both on and off the field, illustrate a model for greatness and the fantastic stuff of legends.
The Case Against My Brother
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
In the fall of 1922, 15-year-old Carl and 17-year-old Adam Matuski are forced to move across the continent to live with their Uncle Pete in Portland, Oregon. When Adam is accused of theft, an increasingly resourceful Carl learns how to stand on his own two feet and confront painful truths about his fellow man. A historical mystery set against the backdrop of anti-Catholic discrimination.
Why Catholic?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This book (2nd edition July 2011) explains the unique nature of the Church of Rome. The text explores the source of the Church’s authority and provides informed commentary on some of the principal areas that divide Catholic and other Christian teaching. The book explains the Church’s stance on such topics as scripture and tradition, Mary and the Eucharist.
Out of the Rubble... Revolution! (An Allegory of Monumental Disproportions)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This little parabolic adventure (with graphics) is about leadership and the dangers of monument making – where process, bigness, status quo and control become more important than the mission. The world today is replete with examples, a sampling suggested in this book’s "Postlude." Discover where you and your institution(s) fit - a "survival guide" for institutional, mission-oriented leaders.
Mission Control - A Path to Catholic Maturity
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
As the world turns against the Catholic Church, it's more important than ever that Catholics become 'extreme' disciples. This book explains how to create a Personal Strategic Plan to better live and share your Catholic Faith. It really works!
Liberation Theology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jim Croft is a young priest in crisis. Burnt out from his work in a Cape Town township at the end of the Apartheid era, he escapes to the relative Eden of Zimbabwe for a break. But this Eden has its own temptations.
A Layman's Guide to the Spirit World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
A Layman’s Guide to the Spirit World is aimed to give you an insight into the afterlife, and answer many questions about the spiritual realms, in simple layman’s terms, without difficult explanations and descriptions, which makes the book far more interesting and easier to follow. Where will I live when I get there? How big is it? Learn the truth about what the spirits say about the afterlife.
Mystical Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A Memoir of the bond between a brother and sister, he being honored with awards in Italy, she in the final days of her life in the US. The compassionate journal of an artist/writer who, despite professional advances abroad, is haunted by a sibling who encouraged his work over long years,is now on her death bed. "Bring back wonderful stories," she'd told him. This is how she shared the journey.
For Having Offended Thee
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Echoing the international "dolce vita" scandals of mid-20th century, the novel follows New York socialite Kirsten de Furia's flight from celebrated American husband and brilliant son to the arms of famous Italian artist in Tuscany. The center of numerous, colorful, creative family members and friends, Kirsten's betrayals and ultimate search for reconciliation leaves no one unscathed.
How to Pray the Rosary as a Pathway to Contemplation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
"How to Pray the Rosary as a Pathway to Contemplation" contains Scripture passages and beautiful art to help meditate on the twenty mysteries of the rosary including instructions on how to pray the rosary, meditate on the mysteries, and how to recognize the transition between meditation and contemplation from St. John of the Cross and St. Teresa of Avila. Kathryn Marcellino is a Secular Carmelite