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  • Sacred Nature

    How we can recover our bond with the natural world

    **'Filled with a timeless wisdom and deep humanity' - Guardian'KAREN ARMSTRONG IS A GENIUS' - A.N. Wilson, author of The Victorians and** Winnie and WolfIn this hugely powerful book, Karen Armstrong argues that if we want to avert environmental catastrophe, it is not enough to change our behaviour: we need to learn to think and feel differently about the natural world - to rekindle our spiritual ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Sacred Nature

    How we can recover our bond with the natural world

    Narrated by Karen Armstrong ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 16 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.For most of human history nature was held to be sacred, and our God or gods were believed to be present everywhere in nature. That was true of almost all the world's cultures and religious traditions. When people in the West began to separate God and nature in the seventeenth century, it was not just a profound breach with thousands of years of accumulated wisdom and ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Angel Eyes

    Releasing Fears and Following Your Soul Path

    Angel Eyes: Releasing Fears and Following Your Soul PathAt a very young age, Karen experienced seeing entities that had crossed over to the other side. She put away those gifts for many years because she wanted to be “normal.” Then her spiritual experiences grew exponentially when she became a mother, lost her own mother, and then became divorced. After the death of Karen’s mother, she became more ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The Battle for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam

    Unabridged

    22 hours 15 min

    Britain’s greatest religious historian chronicles the rise and rise of fundamentalism.One of the most potent forces bedevilling the modern world is religious extremism, and the need to understand it has never been greater.Focusing in detail on Protestant fundamentalism in the United States, Jewish fundamentalism from sixteenth century Spain onwards and Muslim fundamentalism over the last four ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    A History of Jerusalem: One City, Three Faiths

    Unabridged

    21 hours 49 min

    ‘“A History of Jerusalem” should be read, not only by travellers and potential travellers in Jerusalem, but by all of us.’ Stephen Tummin, Daily TelegraphJerusalem has probably cast more of a spell over the human imagination than any other city in the world.Held by believers to contain the site where Abraham offered up Isaac, the place of the crucifixion of Christ and the rock from which the ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • For My Good

    Rejecting the Null

    A renowned scientist once stated that "everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted" (Einstein n.d.).This is the story of the destiny chaser who, after controlling personal and structural confounders that would bias the significant relationship between relentless pursuits and non-negotiable faith, rejected the NULL.I invite you to ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Religion

    Vintage Minis

    series Vintage Minis
    ‘Because "God" is infinite, nobody can have the last word’What is this thing, religion, supposedly the cause of bloodshed and warring for centuries? What is ‘God’ and do we need ‘Him’ in our modern world? Karen Armstrong looks again at these questions in a refreshing and startling way. God is not to be ‘believed in’ as a child believes in Santa Claus; religion is not a story to be proven true or ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The Lost Art of Scripture

    Narrated by Karen Armstrong ...

    Unabridged

    24 hours 26 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.'One of our best living writers on religion' Financial Times'Karen Armstrong is a genius' A.N. Wilson**'**Karen Armstrong is one of the handful of wise and supremely intelligent commentators on religion' Alain De BottonIn our increasingly secular world, holy texts are at best seen as irrelevant, and at worst as an excuse to incite violence, hatred and divisio... ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • The Lost Art of Scripture

    'An amazingly wide-ranging book, showing that the world's religious texts can be a force for good today' John Barton, author of A History of the BibleIn our increasingly secular world, holy texts are at best seen as irrelevant, and at worst as an excuse to incite violence, hatred and division. The Quran, the Torah and the Bible are often employed selectively to underwrite arbitrary and subjective ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Spiral Staircase

    A raw, intensely personal memoir of spiritual exploration from one of the world’s great commentators on religion.After seven years in a convent, which she left, dismayed by its restrictions, an experience recounted in ‘Through the Narrow Gate’, Karen Armstrong struggled to establish herself in a new way of life, and became entrapped in a downward spiral, haunted by despair, anorexia and suicidal ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • If We Could Fly

    'The beautifully quirky title of Karen Armstrong’s first collection of poetry maps the final journey of a friend who is dying of cancer. These poems capture the warmth of unselfish love; of a relationship despite trying circumstances. A pact between two friends where one shares the burden vicariously as the other faces debilitating illness and inevitable death.' - Peter F. Pike, Managing Editor, ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • St Paul

    The Misunderstood Apostle

    St Paul is known throughout the world as the first Christian writer, authoring fourteen of the twenty-seven books in the New Testament. But as Karen Armstrong demonstrates in St Paul: The Misunderstood Apostle, he also exerted a more significant influence on the spread of Christianity throughout the world than any other figure in history.It was Paul who established the first Christian churches in ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD