Upcoming Projects: A Picture Book for First Confession

People often ask me how I find the books that we reprint.  The answer varies.  Sometimes we get great suggestions from our readers.  Other times we find one great book that leads us on a breadcrumb trail to others.  Certainly our Highway to Heaven series has been an explosion of breadcrumbs.  But my favorites are the ones that I come across completely by accident.(Well...I…

Solace for those who are suffering from the Scandal in the Church

When the accusations of Archbishop Viganò were first revealed a little over a week ago, I will be honest: I felt envigorated for the first time in years.  Having lived for so long under the cloud of oppression that is Pope Francis’ disdain for lovers of Church Tradition, I was like a prisoner squinting in the sunlight after a long time in darkness.  I had some fleeting hope that th…

The Story of the Magnificat Readers

Many of you have been asking about our new Magnificat Readers, so we thought we'd give you a little background about how they came to be. As many of you know, we have recently dedicated much of our time and attention to reprinting the series of Catholic Religion textbooks from the 1930s called the Highway to Heaven Series. I'm going to just be honest and say that we first fell in love wi…

Our 2018 Homeschool Conference Schedule

For those of you who would like to find us at a Homeschool Conference this summer, here is our tentative schedule. (This is subject to change, but this is what we are planning at the moment.) Hope to see you there! June 1-2, 2018 (Fri.-Sat.) Minnesota Catholic Home Educators Conference University of St. Thomas 2115 Summit Avenue St. Paul, MN 55105 Fri…

More Before-and-After Photos!

In our last post we showed you before-and-after photos of our new Wonder Series, because we couldn't help being excited at how like the originals they turned out.One of my favorite parts of reprinting these old treasures is in preserving the look and feel of the original books.  There's just something about that vintage look that always draws my eye whenever I stray too close to a used book s…

The Wonder Series...before and after!

For a while now I've been threatening to post side-by-side, before and after photos of the Wonder Series books, just because I can't help being so pleased at how closely they resemble the originals.I first found this series through sheer providence...As many of you know, I have been searching high and low for the many excellent children's books recommended by our newly reprinted textbook series, T…