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.

Schoolboy Apostle: A Brief Life of Saint Dominic Savio

Schoolboy Apostle: A Brief Life of Saint Dominic Savio

Philip J Pascucci SDB


Part of our Pocketbook Series

Dominic Savio was a young Italian student of St John Bosco. He was noted for his piety and devotion to the Catholic faith.

Paperback portrait 105mm x 148mm



By the time of his death at the age of fourteen, even Dominic's school friends recognised and emulated his style of goodness and apostleship among them. A schoolboy apostle is what Dominic became under the guidance of his teacher and spiritual father, St John Bosco.