This best-selling book is about saints remembered in the calendar of the Catholic Church. Apostles, martyrs, bishops and missionaries, holy men and women who loved God and his people in a remarkable way. Some died for their faith in Christ; others served the poor, upheld the cause of justice, pursued truth and prayed to God with exceptional results. Like leaven in the earth's mass, they changed the world in which they lived. Illustrated, hardcover. Appropriate for primary-grade children, as well as teens . . . this book is even outstanding for adults to use for quick meditative reading. Includes a brief thought/prayer at the end of each saint's information. Size: 4.75" x 7"