The Age of Atheists: How We Have Sought to Live Since the Death of God
Peter Watson. Simon & Schuster, $35 (512p) ISBN 978-1-4767-5431-4

A starred review for a multidisciplinary history of a big and contemporary idea.

Chasing God
Angie Smith. B&H, $17.99 (206p) ISBN 978-1-4336-7661-1

When it comes to a relationship with God, Smith discovers that giving it a rest can work better than trying too hard.

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