Things tagged audio books



  1. Ignatius Press Novels

    $3.00 Book Sale!

    February 17, 2014 7:04 pm 1 Comment

    Our yearly Ignatius Press Lenten sale has begun, and this year two novels are included as well as a number of other books on literary topics! These books (hardcopy only) are on sale for only $3.00 each until April 19, 2014. Also available are two audio books by Chesterton for… Read more »

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  2. Ignatius Press Novels

    7 Novels on Sale! 20% Off Paper, 35% Off Ebooks

    October 11, 2013 4:29 pm 3 Comments

    Now through Wednesday, save 20% on select Ignatius Press novels! Even better, ebooks are 35% off! Only online through These titles are from well-known and brand-new names. Grab a weekend read or send this to someone who could use an introduction to good Catholic fiction. (There are sharing tools… Read more »

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  3. Uncle Tom’s Cabin

    July 22, 2013 12:51 pm Comments Off on Uncle Tom’s Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe was appalled by slavery, and she took one of the few options open to nineteenth century women who wanted to affect public opinion: she wrote a novel, a huge, enthralling narrative that claimed the heart, soul, and politics of millions of her contemporaries. Uncle Tom’s Cabin paints… Read more »

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  4. The Man Who Was Thursday

    July 19, 2013 11:25 pm Comments Off on The Man Who Was Thursday

    With Annotations by Martin Gardner This edition of Chesterton’s masterpiece and most famous novel, The Man Who Was Thursday, explicates and enriches the complete text with extensive footnotes, together with an introductory essay on the metaphysical meaning of Chesterton’s profound allegory. Martin Gardner sees the novel’s anarchists as symbols of… Read more »

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  5. Manalive

    July 19, 2013 11:20 pm Comments Off on Manalive

    Introduction by Dale Ahlquist This classic novel by the brilliant G. K. Chesterton tells the rollicking tale of Innocent Smith, a man who may be crazy-or possibly the most sane man of all. Arriving at a dreary London boarding house accompanied by a windstorm, Smith is an exuberant, eccentric and sweet-natured… Read more »

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  6. Looking for the King

    July 19, 2013 8:31 pm Leave a Comment

    It is 1940, and American Tom McCord, a 23-year-old aspiring doctoral candidate, is in England researching the historical evidence for the legendary King Arthur. There he meets perky and intuitive Laura Hartman, a fellow American staying with her aunt in Oxford, and the two of them team up for an… Read more »

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  7. Toward the Gleam

    July 19, 2013 5:48 pm Comments Off on Toward the Gleam

    Between the two world wars, on a hike in the English countryside, Professor John Hill takes refuge from a violent storm in a cave. There he nearly loses his life, but he also makes an astonishing discovery – an ancient manuscript housed in a cunningly crafted metal box. Though a… Read more »

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  8. Ida Elisabeth

    July 19, 2013 5:42 pm Comments Off on Ida Elisabeth

    In this compelling drama about fidelity, sorrow and forgiveness, Nobel Prize-winning author Sigrid Undset tells the story of Ida Elisabeth, who marries her teenage sweetheart, Frithjof, in an effort to redeem her reputation. Early in their marriage, she realizes that her charming husband is incapable of supporting the family and… Read more »

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