The autumn equinox has officially marked the end of summer as we transition into autumn. Leaves are falling, temperatures are dropping and days are becoming shorter. October brings us harvests festivals, atmospheric morning mists, shimmering light in bronzed woodlands and, of course, home comforts. So, grab your jumper, plump up your cushions and delight in the season that is tailor-made for curling up with a good book.

The Life and Work of Don Bosco, Told to Children

The Life and Work of Don Bosco, Told to Children

Rosa Navarro Durán. Translated by Josie Bland. Illustrated by Jordi Vila Declòs


This charming book is a retelling of significant stories from the life of St John Bosco especially for children aged 7-12.

ISBN 978-1-909080-33-1

Paperback portrait 225mm x 270mm



A delightfully illustrated volume, with chapters on Mamma Margaret, Don Bosco's dreams, and the tale of Grigio - the mysterious grey dog who protected the saint, there is plenty to entertain and inspire young people.

The book concludes with a series of classroom activities that can also be enjoyed by families at home.