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New titles just published

13 February 2015


The Ark Before Noah: Decoding the story of the flood by Irving Finkel (Hodder, £8.99 (£8.10); 978-1-444-75708-8). New in paperback.

Archbishop by Michele Guinness (Hodder, £9.99 (£9); 978-1-444-75337-0). New in paperback.

Are You Ready? Preparing young people to live their confirmation by Pete Maidment (SPCK, £14.99 (£13.50); 978-0-281-07149-4).

Church Linen, Vestments and Textiles: A practical guide to their use and care by Margery Roberts (Canterbury Press, £8.99 (£8.10); 978-1-84825-740-5).

Readings for Funerals, compiled by Mark Oakley (SPCK, £12.99 (£11.70); 978-0-281-07180-7)

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