Thursday, April 22, 2010

Year of the Priest: Children's Book Titles

For the Year of the Priest, I have compiled a list of children's books in print about priests. St. Joseph Picture books, comic books, and coloring books also have titles about priests. Although this list is organized by publisher and reading level, these books are of interest to all ages and other retailers and homeschool companies also sell these books.

Mary's Books
Dujarie Reprints
Level 1 (Gr. 2-Up)
Andrew The Apostle
Saint Blaise
Saint Hyacinth
Saint Anthony
Saint Charles
Saint Stanislaus Kostka
Saint Simon Stock
Saint Peregrine
Saint Dominic
Saint Stephen
Level 2 (Gr. 4-Up)
Bring Me An Ax- Saint Boniface of Germany
The Archer Saint-Saint Hubert
Music From the Hunger Pit-Saint Maximilian Kolbe
I Serve the King-Saint Francis Borgia

Neumann Press
Dujarie Reprints (Gr. 2-Up)
A Story of St. John Bosco
A Story of St. John Vianney
A Story of St. Lawrence

Other Titles (Gr. 4-Up)
Giant of the Western Trail, The Life of Fr. Peter De Smet
Priest on Horseback
Encounter the Saints (series) (Gr. 3-Up)
Saint Anthony of Padua
Saint Damien of Molokai
Saint Ignatius of Loyola
Saint Isaac Jogues
Saint John Vianney
Saint Maximilian Kolbe 
Saint Pio of Pietrelcina

Adventures of Saint Paul
Ages 7-9
Read a review here.

Ignatius Press
Vision Books (Gr. 4-Up)
The Cure of Ars
Edmund Campion
Father Damien and the Bells
Father Marquette and the Great Rivers
Saint Anthony and the Christ Child
Saint Benedict
Saint Dominic and the Rosary
Saint Francis and the Seven Seas
Saint Ignatius and the Company of Jesus
Saint Isaac and the Indians
Saint John Bosco
Saint Philip of the Joyous Heart
Saint Thomas Aquinas and the Preaching Beggars
Vincent De Paul, Saint of Charity

Tan Books and Publishers

Mary Fabyan Windeatt (Gr. 4-Up)
The Cure of Ars
St. Benedict
St. Dominic
St. Francis Solano
St. Hyacinth of Poland
St. John Masias
St. Louis De Monfort
St. Paul the Apostle
St. Thomas Aquinas

F. A. Forbes (Gr.7-Up)
St. Athanasius
St. Ignatius of Loyola
St. John Bosco
St. Vincent De Paul


  1. Thanks for posting this list! These look like really helpful books. I saw this link through 4reallearning and am glad I followed the link!