Item description for St. Therese of Lisieux: Missionary of Love by Joan Monahan...
Overview A young adult biography of this popular French saint and Doctor of the Church. Ages 12 and up.
Publishers Description St. Therese of Lisieux has enjoyed an extraordinary popularity among all kinds of people, even those who might ordinarily not be attracted to saints. In this bright and engaging biography for young adults, Joan Monahan captures the spirit of this young woman whose heavenly influence continues to be felt daily. From her pampered childhood and vocation to Carmel, to her illness, suffering, and death at the age of 24, Therese, an extraordinary girl who insisted that she was most ordinary, comes to life. Her Story of a Soul, miracles, canonization and being named a Doctor of the Church give testimony to the countless graces she has shed upon the world.
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Studio: Paulist Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.54" Width: 5.62" Height: 0.36" Weight: 0.47 lbs.
Release Date Aug 27, 2004
Publisher Paulist Press
Grade Level Middle School
ISBN 0809167107 ISBN13 9780809167104