Francis, the Poor Man of Assisi by Tomie dePaola
  

Francis, the Poor Man of Assisi

Tomie dePaola

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Francis, the Poor Man of Assisi by Tomie dePaola

Beautifully drawn illustrations pair with great storytelling in this glimpse into the life of Francis of AssisiIn lively prose and folksy paintings, Tomie dePaola gives a glimpse into the life of Francis of Assisi. After witnessing his father disrespect a beggar, Francis comes to forsake his worldly possessions and travel from village to village helping the poor and sheltering animals. dePaola's recognizable artistic style and episodic telling of events in the life of Francis are accessible to young readers, and the humble tales of the lives of the saints are told with tenderness and reverence.This ebook features read-along narration by the author.

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eBook

Author

Tomie dePaola
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Publisher

Holiday House Holiday House

Publication date

18th June 2013

ISBN

9781480416567



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