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Book Review – Crossbows and Crucifixes

This historical fiction for teens focuses on the persecution of Catholics in England during the late 1500s.

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Book Review – Pictures of Me

Pictures of Me is another amazing middle-grade book by Marilee Haynes. This author really has a knack for writing about those tumultuous middle-school years.

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Ablaze: Stories of Daring Teen Saints

This book is full of fascinating, but heart-breaking stories of teens who gave everything for their faith. Most of these teen saints will be unfamiliar, but their stories of steadfast courage are all incredible. These teens all lost their lives at a young age through disease or violence, but there is so much we can learn from these brave young souls.

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Penny and the Stolen Chalice
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Book Review – Penny and the Stolen Chalice

There were many enjoyable aspects to this story. As a mystery-lover, I always enjoy a good whodunnit. So, the storyline of the missing chalice lured me right in and kept me guessing until the end.

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Book Review – Centurion’s Daughter

Centurion’s Daughter is a thoughtful and compelling journey to a little-known period of history when an empire fell and the foundations of Christendom were laid.

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Holy Mysteries! 12 Investigations into Extraordinary Cases

Each chapter is a case study that shares a brief explanation of the mystery, as well as fun facts, additional information, and related scientific research.

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Christmas Short Stories by CatholicTeenBooks.com

Learn about some great new short stories from CatholicTeenBooks.com

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Royal and Ancient by Amanda Lauer

Royal and Ancient by Amanda Lauer Review: Lauer has done a masterful job of intertwining romance, intrigue, history, and faith into her new epic story….

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The Harwood Mysteries Continues

This is the 5th book in the Harwood Mysteries, and I do believe it is my favorite.

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115 Saintly Fun Facts
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Saintly Fun for the Whole Family

This little book is a fabulous tool for learning about some incredible saints—some I knew, many I hadn’t heard of before. The sections are short, just a few paragraphs, and, as the title states, full of fun facts.

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