Saint Hyacinth of Poland: The Story of the Apostle of the North
Here is the story of St. Hyacinth, the Dominican who planted the Faith in Poland, Lithuania and Russia and worked many miracles. He went to Rome, where he met St. Dominic, and was one of the first to receive at his hands the habit of the newly established Order of Friars Preachers. After his novitiate he made his religious profession, and was made superior of the little band of missionaries sent to Poland to preach. For children 10+.
The author, Mary Fabyan Windeatt, lived from 1910-1979 and grew up in Saskatchewan, Canada. She is most renowned for her many novels of the saints, which she wrote specifically for children, including lives on the Children of Fatima, Cure of Ars, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Rose of Lima and many others.
189 pp., soft cover