It's the time of year when "best of" lists are coming out. Thus here's part one of my "Best Books of 2009" list. I hope this might be helpful to you—as it can be hard to make one's way through the thousands of titles released by publishers (Christian and not)Continue Reading

Elizabeth's Strout's collection of short stories, Olive Kitteridge won this year's Pulitzer Prize for fiction. In quite sophisticated fashion, Olive Kitteridge takes us inside the hearts of those getting older. One of the themes that runs throughout the book is that of reconciliation (or lack thereof). After a horrible sceneContinue Reading