Coach and homeschooling expert Leslie Martino's THE JOY OF SLOW, a guide for parents on slowing down so they can prioritize their family's values and meaningfully connect rather than succumb to hustle culture, sold to Joanna Ng at TarcherPerigee (Penguin Random House) in a pre-empt.
Untangled by Koshin Paley Ellison received a starred PW review: "Paley Ellison’s candid anecdotes show the principles in action and his passion comes through on every page. Additionally, his theology manages to be accessible without oversimplifying. This walks the walk." Read the entire review here.
Additionally, #1 bestselling author of QUIET Susan Cain writes: "Reading Untangled, I felt as if Koshin Paley Ellison was sitting right next to me: telling his stories, sharing his friendliness, offering his down to earth wisdom. This is an indispensable new guidebook to Buddhism’s eightfold path.”
Untangled is available November 8th from GCP Balance. Pre-order it here.
A 52-week interactive devotional that helps families and friends discover God enfleshed in the world.
Seasons of Wonder is designed to allow you to gather together weekly with your loved ones and expand your understanding of divinity, specifically the radical but faithful idea that everything is sacred. This devotional is designed around weekly contemplative activities as well as interactive and transformative practices that connect us to surprise, awe, and wonder, including:
• uncomplicated crafts that honor creation
• simple recipes to make together
• conversation guides to cultivate the gifts of storytelling, deep listening, mystery, and community
• accessible introductions to liturgical observations and rituals
• plus four additional weeks of activities that you can incorporate whenever they’re appropriate, such as birthdays, sick days, or when you’re traveling together or blessing your home
Coming from Convergent on November 15, 2022, you can pre-order here.
Read about how Black Christian homeschoolers are redefining the movement here.
Learn what end of life can teach us about the secret to financial independence and making every moment count with this life-altering collection of tips from Dr. Jordan Grumet, host of the award-winning Earn & Invest podcast, featuring a foreword written by Vicki Robin, author of Your Money or Your Life.
Written by a hospice doctor with a unique front-row seat to the regrets of his dying patients, this book will remind you to take stock of life now, before it is too late. The goal of financial independence is to have the economic fuel to live a full life and avoid regret. Taking Stock is your guide to taking control of your finances and investing in yourself. Inside you'll find:
A guide for families of all backgrounds to celebrate cultural heritage and embrace inclusivity in the home and beyond.
Gone are the days when socially conscious parents felt comfortable teaching their children to merely tolerate others. Instead, they are looking for a way to authentically embrace the fullness of their diverse communities. A Place to Belong offers a path forward for families to honor their cultural heritage and champion diversity in the context of daily family life. Coming from TarcherPerigee (a division of Penguin Random House) in May 2022 and available for pre-order here.
This beginner-friendly book introduces the five elements―water, wood, fire, earth, and metal―as a system for understanding the cycles and rhythms of your body, mind, and soul. With a practical approach that weaves together Eastern medicine, western psychology, and African ancestral principles of spirituality, Lindsay Fauntleroy teaches you how to use the elements to improve physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health.
It releases from Llewellyn in August 2022, and you can pre-order it here.
Heather Lanier featured in TIME
Hospice doctor, financial expert, and host of the Earn & Invest podcast Jordan Grumet's Taking Stock: A Hospice Doctor's Advice on Financial Independence, Building Wealth, and Living a Regret-Free Life, which combines the hard-earned wisdom of Bronnie Ware's Top Five Regrets of the Dying and the financial strategy of Vicki Robin's Your Money of Your LIfe (Robin will provide the foreword) has sold to Ulysses Press for a Summer 2022 publication.
Bonnie Smith Whitehouse, author of journal Afoot and Lighthearted and deck Kickstart Creativity, has sold Seasons of Wonder; 52 Weeks of Project, Prayers, Reflections and Rituals for Making the Ordinary Sacred, a year's worth of activities designed to bring the mystery of the liturgical year to life, to Convergent in an exclusive submission. It will publish in October 2022 in time for the holiday season.