In this action-packed book, you'll read about great acts of heroism and courage, about people who faced incredible challenges and deep sorrows. Ultimately, these men and women, boys and girls had one thing in common: an uncommon love for Jesus and for their brothers and sisters in Christ.
Read their stories and learn the secrets that kept them going--when the going got tough.
Some of the best-known saints of the Church are featured in a revised and updated edition of a classic collection.Wonderfully written biographies of Saints Lucy, Monica, Augustine, Benedict, Francis Xavier, Edith Stein, Juan Diego, Katherine Drexel and many others. Perfect for intermediate readers, school or church libraries.