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Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego: A History of Service and Education for Catholic Youth
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
This book details the impressive history of Catholic schools in the Diocese of San Diego and provides the impetus for revitalizing and sustaining local Catholic schools. The book, which includes 50 photos, delves into the growth of Catholic schools from as early as the 1700s, the religious sisters who taught in the schools, and a look at every Catholic elementary school, high school, and college.
Catholic Education and the Promise of School Choice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
American education is in crisis. Many public schools, especially those serving students of challenging socio-economic backgrounds, fail to provide the training necessary to succeed in a modern, global economy. Meanwhile, Catholic schools, traditionally the bastions of excellent academic and moral formation, suffer from funding shortages and lack of mission clarity.
Sometimes a Warm Rain Falls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,950. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
Sometimes A Warm Rain Falls is a young adult novel about growing up in the old mill town of Lowell, Massachusetts during the 1960s. More specifically, it tells about the relationship between Noel and Guy, two mismatched friends who end up forming an unlikely bond.
Chasing Grace: A Novel of Odd Redemption
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Coming of age
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Cathy Callahan runs away at age ten to escape her mother’s abuse and find God. After thirty years of funny, brutal, uplifting adventures, she finds unexpected grace in the last place she thinks to look. This is a raw, humorous look at spiritual coming of age, at unconventional ways to heal deep emotional wounds, and at finding greater purpose in surprising places despite desperate odds.