This sumptuously illustrated collection of informative and entertaining stories introduces young readers, to eighteen popular saints—St. Ann, St. Joseph, St. John the Baptist, St. Peter, St. Paul, St. Cecilia, St. Helen the Empress, St. Lucy, St. Ambrose, St. Augustine, St. Benedict, St. Francis, St. Anthony of Padua, St. Catherine, St. Rita, St. John Bosco, St. Bernadette, and The Archangel Gabriel. Besides the biographical information, the book also explains additional items such as symbols used in pictures, feast days, some legends and of what the Saint may be a patron.
The illustrations are geared for the primary reader, the pages are glossy to withstand the usage by young readers, with a tough hard cover. With 150 pages full of colorful simple drawings, a square nine-inch size, and a bright cover of pictures of the Saints, it is likely to be a book passed around the younger members of the family. Includes a presentation page, making it an ideal gift for First Communion, birthdays, and favorite saints' feast days.