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Favourite books 2001-2011

Chosen by Carole Burrows...
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Simply Christian
Author - Tom Wright

Paperback (17 February 2006)
Price: £8.99

Publisher: SPCK (Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge)
ISBN: 0-281-05481-9
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The Dawkins Delusion?
Author - Alister McGrath

Paperback (15 February 2007)
Price: £7.99

Publisher: SPCK (Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge)
ISBN: 978-0-281-05927-0
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The SPCK Book of Christian Prayer
Compiled for SPCK with contributions from various people.

Paperback (23 April 2009)
Price: £14.99

Publisher: SPCK (Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge)
ISBN: 978-0-281-06151-8

My choices from the last 10 years

Besides being books which appealed to the different dimensions of my Christian life, because I'm a Bookseller, these are also the books that I could really recommend to others to enhance their Christian reading. My ultimate book of the past ten years, but not within the normal remit of the GoodBookstall, has been "Les Miserables" by Victor Hugo, not an overtly Christian book but one of the best stories of love and redemption I have ever read.

  1. How Christianity Came To Britain and Ireland by Michelle P Brown
    (Lion 2006)

  2. Simply Christian by Tom Wright
    (SPCK 2006)

  3. A Passionate Balance by Alan Bartlett
    (DLT 2007)

  4. A Rainbow-coloured Cross by Ruth Etchells
    (SPCK 2007)

  5. SPCK Book of Christian Prayer
    (SPCK 2009)

  6. How To Pray by John Pritchard
    (SPCK 2002)

  7. Reflections From the Scorched Earth by Ed Walker
    (Monarch 2007)

  8. William Wilberforce by William Hague
    (HarperCollins 2008)

  9. Celebrating the Seasons: Daily Spiritrual Readings for the Christian Year by Robert Atwell
    (Canterbury Press 1999)

  10. The Dawkins Delusion? Atheist Fundamentalism and the Denial of the Divine by Alistair McGrath
    (SPCK 2007)

 

 Carole Burrows



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