‘The Final Days of Jesus: The Thrill of Defeat, The Agony of Victory: A Classical Historian Explores Jesus’s Arrest, Trial, and Execution’ By Mark D. Smith ISBN: 9780718895105 The Book: In The Final Days of Jesus, Mark Smith brings his experience as a classical historian to bear on the life of the historical Jesus, piecing… Continue reading Published this week: ‘The Final Days of Jesus’ by Mark D. Smith
Mary Sumner: Mission, Education and Motherhood: Thinking a Life with Bourdieu By Sue Anderson-Faithful ISBN: 9780718894948 The Book: Founder and President of the Mothers’ Union, one of the first and largest women’s associations, Mary Sumner (1828–1921) was an influential educator and a force to be reckoned with in the Church of England of the late… Continue reading Now available: ‘Mary Sumner’ by Sue Anderson-Faithful
We are delighted to present some reviews from Reviews in Religion and Theology, who have been kind enough to highlight some of our thought-provoking books in their January issue. If any of these titles intrigue you, feel free to check out the links for more information and to make your order. Pope Francis: His Life… Continue reading Hot Off the Press: New Reviews!
2017 was a great year for The Lutterworth Press. It was a year of decorative designs, religious reflections and Lakeland larks, and this year promises to bring a similarly eclectic range of fabulous new titles. And as we all settle into the new year, what better time than now to look towards the months ahead?… Continue reading A New Year of Exciting Titles from The Lutterworth Press
Sophie Neville has received loads of letters since the publication of her memoir, ‘The Making of Swallows and Amazons (1974)‘, but we thought we’d share this lovely one from Catharine, a young fan. To see more reviews, check out Sophie Neville’s website.
On October 11th – 15th, James Clarke & Co./Lutterworth Press had a wonderful time attending the Frankfurt Book Fair, the world’s largest trade fair for books. Nearly 300,000 people were in attendance, and we were delighted to strike up conversations with visitors about our book titles, as well as meeting fellow publishing companies. Many people… Continue reading Frankfurt Book Fair 2017 — A Great Experience!
The Alfred Wallis Factor: Conflict in Post-War St Ives Art by David Wilkinson is available from The Lutterworth press this month, and The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge will be hosting a talk from the author to celebrate. This will take place on Wednesday 19th July between 13:15 and 14:00. The talk is running in conjunction… Continue reading The Alfred Wallis Factor in St Ives Art