From the popular Mary Fabyan Windeatt Series
of saint biographies by Tan Books
. This narrative recounts the life of St. Therese of the Child Jesus. It tells how Therese received a second mother when she lost her first mother, how she was teased at school, how she was cured of being a crybaby. The book describes her mysterious illness, her miraculous cure, her First Holy Communion, the terrible criminal whose soul she won back for God, and what she decided to do when she grew up. Recommended for 7th Grade. 167 pp.
This reader is also sold as part of the Vocabulary Quiz Workbook Set .