Category - Children's Books:Teens
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 8, 2022 (Chicago, IL) - Loyola Press announces today that The Fire of Eden, third in the popular Harwood Mystery series has been awarded the prestigious Excellence in Publishing awards by the Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP) in the category of Children's Books: Teens.
The Fire of Eden, like the previous two Harwood Mysteries books for teens, is a work of historical fiction, following the ongoing adventures of a young orphan boy called Xan. The series explores religious ideas in a way that is accessible to teens, while fostering curiosity and wonder. The author includes historical notes that help teens understand life in Medieval England, as well as people, places, and things found in the Catholic church at the time.
In The Fire of Eden, Xan of Harwood Abbey joins forces with his most unlikely ally ever to uncover the mystery of the loss of the Fire of Eden, a coveted priceless ruby.
About the Author
Antony Barone Kolenc retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General’s Corps after 21 years of military service. He is a law professor who teaches courses on constitutional and military law and has been published in numerous journals and magazines, and he speaks at legal, writing, and home education events.
About the ACP
The Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP) is a membership organization of Catholic publishers, those who provide services to Catholic publishers, and individuals who work with Catholic publishers. The ACP provides opportunities for members to further the Catholic publishing industry, promote Catholic publishing and reading, and engage those they interact with, including retailers, pastoral leaders, individual customers, and staff.
An apostolate of the USA Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus, Loyola Press embraces the Jesuit passion for helping people find God in all things. We continue the Jesuit tradition of excellence and service by providing inspiring faith-filled content for children and adults and by being people for others.