Saint Andrew of Scotland : Patron Saint of Scotland
One of a set of 4 books on the national saints of the British Isles, published simultaneously with St Patrick of Ireland, St David of Wales and St George of England. Just who was St Andrew? When and where did he live? And how did he come to be Scotland's patron saint? And what is the link with the X-shaped cross or 'Saltire'? This useful little book covers all these topics providing background information that all patriotic youngsters will be interested to know. And in addition there is a special prayer for St Andrew's day - 30 November.
- Book | 24 pages
- 152 x 162 x 8mm | 117.94g
- 28 Feb 2005
- Lion Hudson Plc
- Lion Children's Books
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- colour photographs, illustrations
About Lois Rock
Lois Rock has established an international reputation as a children's writer. Specialising in Bible stories, prayer books, and information books, her books have been translated into over 30 languages with sales approaching 4 million copies. She draws on her experience as a mother of three, and as a leader of church children's groups.