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  1. Book ImageThe End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

    Sam Harris

    "The End of Faith articulates the dangers and absurdities of organized religion so fiercely and so fearlessly that I felt relieved as I read it, vindicated....Harris writes what a sizable number of us think, but few are willing to say."—Natalie Angier, New York TimesMore

  2. Book ImageThe Godless Constitution: A Moral Defense of the Secular State

    R. Laurence Moore, Isaac Kramnick, R. Laurence Moore

    "A timely, well-written and scholarly polemic for the separation of church and state."--Bernard Crick, The New StatesmanMore

  3. Book ImageMeeting Faith: The Forest Journals of a Black Buddhist Nun

    Faith Adiele

    A wry account of the road from Harvard scholarship student to ordination as northern Thailand's first black Buddhist nun.More

  4. Book ImageThe Serenity Prayer: Faith and Politics in Times of Peace and War

    Elisabeth Sifton

    A landmark work on the liberal ideals of the progressive American tradition, reaffirming their relevance for today: "A major contribution to the intellectual history of modernity."—Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.More

  5. Book ImageJesus: A Life

    A. N. Wilson

    "Extraordinarily entertaining....Learned, witty....Wilson [is] a gifted novelist and diligent biographer."—NewsdayMore

  6. Book ImageRe-enchantment: Tibetan Buddhism Comes to the West

    Jeffery Paine

    The colorful tale of the successful flowering of an obscure, ancient Eastern sect in the modern world.More

  7. Book ImageDaughter of the Saints: Growing Up in Polygamy

    Dorothy Allred Solomon

    "Probably the best book ever written about polygamy. Neither an apologia nor an exposé."—Salt Lake City Tribune

  8. Book ImageThe Showings of Julian of Norwich

    Julian of Norwich, Denise N. Baker

    Julian of Norwich is among the most intriguing religious visionaries in Christian history.More

  9. Book ImageCatholicism and American Freedom: A History

    John T. McGreevy

    "[McGreevy] has written the best intellectual history of the Catholic Church in America."—CommonwealMore

  10. Book ImageThe Butcher's Tale: Murder and Anti-Semitism in a German Town

    Helmut Walser Smith

    One of the most dramatic explorations of a German town in the grip of anti-Semitic passion ever written.More

  11. Book ImageMilitant Islam Reaches America

    Daniel Pipes

    One of the most far-reaching examinations of militant Islam written to date.More

  12. Book ImageThe Prophet and the Astronomer: Apocalyptic Science and the End of the World

    Marcelo Gleiser

    "An intellectual accomplishment that illuminates the magic and the wisdom of the heavens above."—Kirkus ReviewsMore

  13. Book ImageThe Book of Splendor: A Novel

    Frances Sherwood

    A historical novel about the most unlikely of lovers, interwoven with the mysticism of the Jewish occult.More

  14. Book ImageNothing Makes You Free: Writings by Descendants of Jewish Holocaust Survivors

    Melvin Jules Bukiet

    A groundbreaking collection of Holocaust literature by the heirs to the greatest evil of our time.More

  15. Book ImageCoined By God: Words and Phrases That First Appear in English Translations of the Bible

    Stan Malless, Jeff McQuain

    A word lover's delight: 150 entries, with meanings and sources, first published in English translations of the Bible.More

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