May, the month in which the Earth springs into bloom and we start thinking about planting gardens, family picnics and making holiday plans. It’s also the Month of Mary and a busy month in the Salesian calendar. We have a Novena to Mary Help of Christians, books and piety items to honour the Holy Mother.

Saint Francis de Sales

Saint Francis de Sales

Elena Pascoletti. Translated by Sarah Seddon. Illustrations by Michela Ameli


This charming, illustrated book is designed to bring children aged 5 to 8 years closer to the story and witness of one of the most beloved saints.
Paperback portrait 200mm x 200mm
ISBN 978-1-909080-65-2

Francis grew up in a splendid castle in the mountains. He renounced his family's honours and riches to follow Jesus, and as bishop, he brought many hearts back to God using only the "weapons" of love and gentleness.