Loyola Press books recognized by 2019 Independent Press Awards


CHICAGO, Ill, May 2019- Loyola Press proudly announces eight books recognized by the 2019 Independent Press Awards. The Independent Press Awards honors outstanding books from independent publishers around the United States.

The full list of Loyola Press Winners and Distinguished Favorites are:

Religion: Non-Fiction:

On Faith by Pope Francis: Winner

Living the Sacraments by Joe Paprocki: Distinguished Favorite


An Invitation to Love by Fr. William A. Barry, SJ: Winner

Self-Help: Spiritual:

Make Today Matter by Chris Lowney: Winner

MicroShifts by Gary Jansen: Distinguished Favorite

Children’s Religious Non-Fiction:

Loyola Kids Book of Catholic Signs & Symbols by Amy Welborn: Winner

Shhh…God Is in the Silence by Fiona Basile: Distinguished Favorite

Coffee Table Book:

Sharing the Wisdom of Time by Pope Francis and Friends: Winner

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