St. Francis of Assisi
St. Francis of Assisi, founder of the Franciscan Order, is quite possibly one of the most well documented Saints of the medieval period. Most of the documents recounting the life of St. Francis, including his own writings, have been proven to be, for the most part, true and accurate. St. Francis lived a very charismatic and intriguing life, experiencing various miracles and adventures. Any of the text on St. Francis are sure to be a fascinating read.