‘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.
The Lutterworth Press is proud to announce that our book The Angel Roofs of East Anglia by Michael Rimmer, which was previously shortlisted for the East Anglian Book Awards 2016, has now been longlisted for the New Angle Prize for Literature 2017. The Angel Roofs of East Anglia is the first detailed historical and… Continue reading The Angel Roofs of East Anglia has been longlisted for the New Angle Prize 2017
By Lake Falconer The lesser known haunts of the Swallows and Amazons When someone mentions Swallows and Amazons, there’s a good chance that your mind wanders off to the brooding peaks and glassy waters of the Lake District. Though the Swallows and the Amazons did spend many a happy hour in Cumbria, their other novels… Continue reading Arthur Ransome’s Other Waters