Publicity Roundup

An AP story about Under the Surface: Fracking, Fortunes, and the Fate of the Marcellus Shale by Tom Wilber is all over the press. Here’s the story as it appeared in the Wall Street Journal: Books, films chronicle Marcellus Shale gas rush

Andrew Sullivan’s Newsweek cover story “Christianity in Crisis,” recommends reading Francis of Assisi: A New Biography by Augustine Thompson O.P. as a valid first step toward understanding and reconnecting with pure Christianity.

Caitrin Lynch and her new book Retirement on the Line: Age, Work, and Value in an American Factory are featured in this recent Boston Globe story on the senior workforce at Vita Needle: Needham Firm Finds Success with Older Workers. A video is also available.

America’s First Great Depression: Economic Crisis and Political Disorder after the Panic of 1837 by Alasdair Roberts is reviewed in the April Library Journal.