In 15 thrilling stories, young readers learn about long-ago saints from more than ten countries, including Nicholas of Myra, "The Saint of Christmas"; St. Patrick and "The Fire of Easter"; St. Genevieve, "The Woman Who Saved the City"; and St. Louis, "The Servant King". Rich background information sets each character into a vivid historical context, and beautiful, full-color illustrations capture the drama and setting of each story. 128 pp. Ages 9 and up. Pub: 4/98.