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The Story of a Life: St. Therese of Lisieux
The premier biography of one of the world's best-loved Catholic saints, as presented by the priest who has devoted his life to telling her story.
Paperback, 240 pages
Published June 17th 1993 by HarperOne
(first published 1987)
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If you read only one biography of St. Therese of Lisieux, make it this one. Guy Gaucher is the Bishop of Lisieux and a Discalced Carmelite. His biography is arranged in neat chronological order, making it easy to follow the events of the saint's life. There is much more in this book than just a retelling of Story of a Soul. Gaucher makes use of Therese's and others letters, her Last Conversations with her sisters, the documents from her canonization process, and more. This book helps pull all th ...more