From the popular Vision Book Series
of saint biographies by Ignatius Press
. This book tells the story of St. Philip Neri, the saint who, despite his wisdom and learning, was a simple, radiant, childlike soul who never ceased, even in his honored old age, to make jokes, to play with his many pets, to tease, to amuse, to teach the great lesson that it is the joyous heart that wins friends to Christ. Recommended for 6th grade students. 168 pp.
This title is also sold as part of the 6th Grade Vision Reader Set.