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Francis and the Animals, Hardback Book


This is the story of Francis, who speaks with the animals.

In this charming retelling of the life and teachings of this well - known saint, Piet Grobler delivers a simple and powerful message that transcends different cultures and religions.

The book encoura ges young children to make the world a better place. Piet Grobler has always been drawn to the figure of St Francis.

He also feels a special bond with birds. Piet noticed that often a bird would sit beside him just before a special event in his life.

Th e illustrations, which are full of warmth and a dream - like quality, reflect this personal connection with the story.

Piet captures a joyful world that celebrates birds, beasts and the wonders of nature.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Publisher: Lemniscaat Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Picture storybooks
  • ISBN: 9781788070331



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