This beautifully illustrated book from the award-winning author of Strega Nona tells the story behind St. Patrick’s Day.
The story of Patrick’s life, from his noble birth in Britain, to his being captured and taken to Ireland by a group of bandits, to the “dreams” that led him to convert the Irish people to the Christian faith. DePaola also retells several well-known legends, including the story of how Patrick got rid of all the snakes in Ireland. Full color.
This fixed-layout ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book, features read-along narration by the author.