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…

Coming Soon: The King of the Golden City

Because we at St. Augustine Academy Press have done our best to champion the work of Mother Mary Loyola, it is only natural that we often are asked if we carry her best-known work: The King of the Golden City.  And it is equally natural when people are confused by the reply: "No, that's the one book we don't carry..." Our reason for this has always been twofold: first, we try to focus on…

Reader Question: How to Read Mother Mary Loyola?

I often get asked questions like the following from a recent e-mail:  "We love Mother Mary Loyola's books.  If I wanted my children to read them with me, is there a particular order that would be best, like from easiest to hardest?" This is a great question, so I'd like to post my answer to her here so that anyone with a similar question, or who just wants to get a sense of w…