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Legend of Saint Christopher

4.10  ·  Rating Details  ·  31 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
The legend of Saint Christopher, first written in the thirteenth century, tells the story of a strong man named Offero, who wants to find the greatest ruler in all the world and to serve him as his bearer. Offero's search is in vain until a mysterious child at a riverside asks Offero to carry him over the river. Only after Offero has carried the child over the river does h ...more
Unknown Binding, 32 pages
Published September 23rd 2009 by Eerdmans Books for Young Readers (first published September 2002)
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May 06, 2015 Jenny rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This is a good book. I like the simplicity of the story and the illustrations. I read it to my 6-year-old and she liked the part about Jesus.
Joan Marie
Jan 25, 2016 Joan Marie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The author reveals the legend of the saint.
Nov 01, 2010 Sara rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Simply gorgeous. The illustrations are captivating and tell more than the words can say. The story itself is beautifully told here. I found that this book beautifully transcends ages and left all of us with a piece of the story.
Michelle Gray
Nov 27, 2013 Michelle Gray rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I really enjoyed reading this story about St. Christopher and the illustrations were very lifelike and realistic...just marvelous!
Miss Clark
A lovely version of the St. Christopher legend. Recommended.
Aug 24, 2011 Theresa rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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great history and retelling of the story
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