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57 Stories of Saints

Anne Eileen Heffernan

Publisher: Pauline Books and Media

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Some of the best-loved saints of the Church are featured in a revised and updated edition of a classic collection. 
Wonderfully written biographies and illustrations of Saint Lucy, Monica, Augustine, Benedict, Francis Xavier, Edith Stein, Juan Diego, Katharine Drexel, and many others. Perfect for intermediate readers and school or church libraries.

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