Saint Francis of Assisi (Hardcover)
Wisdom Tales, 9781937786045, 1pp.
Publication Date: October 4, 2012
Saint Francis of Assisi is one of the most beloved and inspirational figures in the history of Christianity. In this book, the author brings to life the story of this son of a rich merchant, who abandoned all his worldly goods in order to follow the teachings of Jesus Christ.
About the Author
Demi is the award-winning author of over 130 bestselling children s books. Her titles have sold over half a million copies. The Empty Pot was selected by former First Lady Barbara Bush in 1990 as one of the books to be read on the ABC Radio Network Program Mrs. Bush s Story Time, sponsored by the Children s Literacy Initiative. Demi s book Gandhi was named a New York Times Best Illustrated Book and received an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award. In addition, she represented the United States at the First International Children s Book Conference in Beijing, China, in 1992. She lives with her husband in Yarrow Point, WA."