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Look what came in the mail this week:

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THAT is the bound galley copy of my new book, A Catholic Mother’s Companion to Pregnancy: Walking with Mary from Conception to Baptism.

It’s the first of the brand-new CatholicMom.com books.

It’s due out from Ave Maria at the end of September.

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You can pre-order it.


Or here.

Or even here.

Go ahead, I’ll wait.

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And, while you’re at it, if you’re a blogger…

…you could have a free e-galley copy of A Catholic Mother’s Companion to Pregnancy.

Yes, that’s right.

Blogging = free copy of my book.

If you blog AND if you’re willing to write a review on your blog AND post reviews on both Barnes & Noble and Amazon, we’ll send you a FREE e-galley copy of the book.

Does that ROCK or WHAT?!?

Sign up here by July 15, 2012.

And thanks!

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I’m a




My family’s so used to my Jack Russell tendencies, they barely notice.

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Until I shove the book in their faces.

Unimpressed oldest child

Middle child, spinning in circles

Mancub, 18 months and wondering how it will taste

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Only one of them would cooperate with a “please pose nicely (I may or may not give you a cookie)” pose.

The family ham

But I’ll take it.

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