Sister Joan Chittister's Books Receive Catholic Press Association Awards
Books by Sister Joan Chittister recently won three Catholic Press Association (CPA) Awards for 2012. The awards were announced in late June at the annual Catholic Press Association’s “Catholic Media Conference” held in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Monastery of the Heart: An Invitation to a Meaningful Life (Blue Bridge) won First Place in the category Best Book by a Small Publisher. In the Spirituality Hardcover category, The Monastery of the Heart received Second Place and Happiness (Eerdmans) was acknowledged with an Honorable Mention.
These books and others are available through Benetvision. To date, Sister Joan has 13 CPA award-winning books (listed below).
2011, God’s Tender Mercy
2009, The Gift of Years
2008, Welcome to the Wisdom of the World
2006, The Way We Were
2005, Called to Question
2005, In the Heart of the Temple
2004, Scarred by Struggle, Transformed by Hope
2001, The Friendship of Women
1997, A Passion for Life
1996, There is a Season
Sister Joan’s latest book, Following the Path: the search for a life of passion, purpose and joy, was published by Random House in April.
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