The Blackbird's Nest St. Kevin of Ireland by Jenny Schroede
  

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The Blackbird's Nest St. Kevin of Ireland by Jenny Schroede

Kevin was always different. He loved animals and seemed to understand their secret language. But other children brought out the worst in him. He chased, bullied, and shoved, until one spring when he learned an unforgettable lesson from an unlikely teacher--a blackbird who built a nest in his hand. The Blackbird's Nest: Saint Kevin of Ireland is the story of Kevin's transformation into one of Ireland's best-loved saints (AD-618), revered in many Christian traditions. Written with simplicity and humor by Jenny Schroedel, and brought to life with stunning illustrations by Douglas Montross, The Blackbird's Nest is a rich, vibrant tale of renewal and a welcome addition to children's lenten literature.

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Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Jenny Schroede
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Publisher

St Vladimir's Seminary Press,U.S.

Publication date

1st January 2004

ISBN

9780881412581


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