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Five Standouts from a Reading Year

One year ago for the very first time, I planned my year’s reading instead of simply keeping a reading list as I went along.  Inspired by  1,357 more words

The Mars Hill Audio Journal, Where All Things Considered Meets God: Intentional Earbuds #2

It’s been described as “heady, extraordinary.”  It’s where I first heard about Sigrid Undset’s Kristin Lavransdatter and P.D. James’ The Children of Men

I discovered  1,133 more words

Fascinating Facts about Sigrid Undset, Author of Kristin Lavransdatter

I’m indebted to Thomas More College literature professor Anthony Esolen for questioning why Sigrid Undset so seldom appears on lists of women offered as role models for girls aiming for greatness. 828 more words

Make Time for Undset's Kristin Lavransdatter: 3 Reasons

Kristin Lavransdatter was recently released in an Audible edition, and it’s included in a Washington Post review of the best new audiobook releases. I recently finished this Nobel-winning trilogy and used a credit on the 44 hour listen anyway.  1,940 more words