Here is some great news! After almost a year of planning and preparation, America Press has released today a brand-new Kindle edition of the classic memoir With God in Russia, by Servant of God Walter Ciszek, SJ, whose cause for canonization has just been announced. (America Press was the original publisher of the work and holds the copyright: a print edition of the book is in the works.) The new edition includes not only the original text by Father Ciszek and the original introduction by Thurston Davis, SJ, editor of America at the time (who met Fr. Ciszek at Idlewild Airport upon his return from the Soviet Union), but also, an absolutely marvelous essay by Daniel L. Flaherty, SJ, on how he came to help write the book with Father Ciszek. Also, I contributed a spiritual reflection that now serves as the book's new introduction. The new edition of With God in Russia is now available on Kindle, and I know that admirers of Father Ciszek will be especially interested in Father Flaherty's fascinating writing of the book with his friend "Wally."