Pope John Paul II by Gary Smailes
  

Synopsis

Pope John Paul II by Gary Smailes

Pope John II - part of the Modern Heroes series - is ideal for school projects for young readers. Modern Heroes is a series of colourful, illustrated books about the lives of some remarkable people whose influence has shaped how we live today. Concise, accessible, entertaining, the series are excellent introductions to history or modern studies.Pope John II was born in Poland, and lived in Nazi-occupied Poland in World War II. He became a priest and was well liked for his easy manner and faith. He became Pope in 1978, and remained so until his death in 2005.

About the Author

Gary Smailes is a writer and researcher and author of eight books in the Modern Heroes series. The Modern Heroes series consists of: Pope John Paul II, Anne Frank, Gandhi, Muhammad Ali, Mother Theresa, Nelson Mandela, The Dalai Lama, Martin Luther King. This excellent series is an ideal collection for any home or school.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Gary Smailes
More books by Gary Smailes

Publisher

Publication date

16th July 2009

ISBN

9781842056714


Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools