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Father Damien

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3.7 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
Along with dramatic full color illustrations, Father Damien tells the story of the famous missionary, from his boyhood in Belgium to his selfless work with children and adults afflicted with leprosy. Set against the colorful backdrop of the leper colony at Molokai in the Hawaiian islands, the book introduces young readers to one of history's heroes, a man who built over 300 houses, a church, a hos... More
Book Information
PublisherIsland Heritage Publishing
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages60
Publication Date11/17/2009
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About Laura E. Williams (Author) : Laura E. Williams is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Laura E. Williams include Inspiration, frame by frame: a... more
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About Kristen Kofsky (Illustrator) : Kristen Kofsky is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Kristen Kofsky is Coral Reefs A to Z Coloring Book.
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