Francis, the Poor Man of Assisi
Holiday House, Jan 1, 1982 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
A biography of the wealthy young Italian who gave away all his possessions to become a wandering preacher and protector of animals.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - NataliaLucia - LibraryThing
Personal Response: I chose this book because I've read other titles by Tomie de Paola, but I was dissapointed. The illustrations were lovely, but the text wasn't very engaging. I know the plot is ... Read full review
Review: Francis: The Poor Man of AssisiUser Review - Rachel - Goodreads
DePaola and Francis make a fabulous pair. Tomie's art is more sophisticated here than in some of his books (see the images of emaciated, dying Francis) but retains its soft, content, calming ... Read full review