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Man Who Loved Books by Jean Fritz
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Man Who Loved Books

by Jean Fritz

Other authors: Trina Schart Hyman (Illustrator)

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I love stories like this, where history meets legend and quality storytelling.

This was a library sale find, and at first I thought it would go to my Little Free Library, but instead I think I'll hold onto this one for a while. ( )
  regularguy5mb | Dec 24, 2017 |
There is a lot packed into this picture book biography of Columba, an Irish saint. It's an interesting story, but I wonder who the intended audience is. Though it's a picture book, with some pretty remarkable illustrations, I don't see a child being interested in sitting still long enough to listen to (or read) even just one of these text-heavy pages. ( )
  pocketmermaid | Feb 18, 2012 |
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Long ago in Ireland there lived a man named Columba who loved books.
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A brief biography of the Irish saint who was known for his love of books and his missionary work throughout Scotland.

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