New Arrivals


New Arrivals



The Spirituality of Jane Austen.

By Paula Hollingsworth.

Lion Publications £9.99

Jane Austen is one of the most popular English writers whosebooks are continually read and adapted for radio, TV and the big screen.Her characters are known and loved throughout the world. Less well known is her great committment to the Anglican faith of her father, who was a clergyman, as were two of her brothers.

In this book, Paula Hollingsworth explores Austen's understated but strong faith and the effect it had on both her life and her writing. She shows her subject's surprising depth of spirituality.





The Book of Uncommon Prayer:

Liturgies and Prayers Exploring Inclusive Language

and Biblical Imagery of the Feminine Divine and the Natural World.

Annie Heppenstall.  £19.99

Published by Kevin Mayhew (Paperback)

A very practical resource book full of ideas, reflections, liturgies, songs and more to help lead and create times of prayer, reflection and worship. A timely book to enable deeper consideration of the spiritual and the created world.
Highly recommended for clergy, chaplains and study and prayer groups.


Being Christian

By Rowan Williams

Published by - SPCK


This is Williams at his best... worldly-wise, pastorally gentle, grounded

deeply in tradition, acutely alert to the real world of violence where God

Indwells.' - Walter Brueggemann, Emeritus professor of Old Testament Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, Georgia





By - Jenny Baker

Published by - SPCK

Price - £9.99


 An Anglican Companion

Compiled by - Alan Wilkinson and Christopher Cocksworth

Published by - SPCK

Price - £10.99



Work is Sacred

By Eric Gill

Published by - Catholic Archives Society

Price - £15.00



God's Consoling Love

By: Michael Mayne


Published by: Darton Longman And Todd

This new selection of previously unpublished writing by Michael Mayne has been compiled by Joel Huffstetler, the leading Scholar of Mayne's work; wherever we find ourselves on our spiritual journey, this collection of wise words will help us draw closer tot he reality of the self-giving love that lies at the heart of God. 



By Michael Mayne


Published by: Darton Longman And Todd

With great economy and elegance, one of the greatest spiritual writers of the last century writes practically, simply, briefly and beautifully about prayer.


A nearly Infallible History of Chrisianity

By: Nick Page


Published by: Hodder and Stoughton

Being a history of 2000 years of Saints, Sinners, Idiots and Divinely-inspired




Manchester Diocesan Directory






 Milton Jones

Published by: D.L.T


" One of the mysteries of christianity is why Christians rarely admit that so much of it is a mystery."

Milton Jones is a comedian, star of his own Sony Award-winning radio 4 series and a regular panellist on BBC2's Mock the Week.






 Samuel Wells

Published by: Canterbury Press


"Navigating the contemporary world from the perspective of faith requires a particular kind of wisdom rooted in hope. Learning To Dream Again explores what that wisdom may look like for Christians as they grapple with the everday world. - (Excerpt frombook)




Barbara Brown taylor

Published by: Canterbury Press


"The Preaching life is a timeless and compelling reflection on Christian vocation from one of todays most established spiritual writers." - (Excerpt from book.)



Barbara Brown Taylor

Published by: Canterbury Press


"If there is a book I would want every person of faith aware of the fragile contours of language to read, this is it..." - Mark Oakley



Priced £19.99