Books

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FAITH ON A MISSION:
A PORTRAIT OF THE DIOCESE
OF ST. AUGUSTINE AT 150

Author: Lilla Ross

Published: 2020,  Editions du Signe, 306pp

A portrait of the Diocese of St. Augustine in Florida on its 150th anniversary. A thematic look at the people and ministries.

JACKSONVILLE
WHERE THE FUTURE LEADS

Authors: Lilla Ross and Jane Bennett

Published: 2007, Cherbo Publishing Group, 162 pp

 

A  look at how Jacksonville, Florida, balances the needs of a growing city while protecting the wealth of natural assets. Situated on the St. Johns River in Northeast Florida, the city is a center of world trade, a hub for health care, and a base for the U.S. Navy.

PEARL: THE MAN & THE PLACE

Authors: Donald Hutchens & Lilla Ross

Published: 2007,  Newfoundland, Canada, 145pp

A biography of Sir James Pearl of the Royal Navy who served in the Napoleonic Wars and then for a decade became a merchant captain and opium trader in Singapore. He retired to Newfoundland where he became a gentleman farmer. The town of Mount Pearl grew up on his estate.