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Saint Nicholas: The Man Who Became the Patron Saint of Children
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Religious, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered where the legend of Santa Claus or Father Christmas came from? Maybe you’ve heard of Saint Nicholas who is a patron saint and known as the Guardian of Children. He is one of the most popular and celebrated saints throughout the world. Many years ago there really was a man named Nicholas who became a saint. In this story, we see how a rich orphan became a celebrated saint.
St. Kateri Tekakwitha: The Lily of the Mohawks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Religious, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Native American
(4.00 from 1 review)
This short chapter book about the life of St. Kateri Tekakwitha is suitable for children ages 7 to 9. It describes the fascinating events of St. Kateri's short life and her long road to canonization as the Catholic Church's first North American saint, in October, 2012. An original poem at the end encourages children to imitate her gentle virtues.