This Saint's for You!: 300 Heavenly Allies Who Will Change Your Life

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Great news! Whoever you are, whatever you do, there is a patron saint who wants to help you specifically you with your life. There is a patron saint of booksellers. There is a patron saint of traveling salesmen. There are patron saints for vegetarians, cab drivers, and cancer patients. For astronauts, horseback riders, and dysfunctional families. For men who are physically unattractive. For families stressed by houseguests. These saints are ready to help, and their services are absolutely free.

This Saint's for You! describes the real-life histories of more than 300 saints and explains how they have become associated with certain people, places, and professions. Also included are images of 300 gorgeous full-color holy cards that depict these heavenly allies in all their glory. Whether you're a flight attendant or a stenographer (or an ice skater or a motorcyclist or a Girl Scout . . . ), we guarantee these saints will save your life!

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Thomas J. Craughwell is the author of several books about saints. He's appeared as an expert on CNN, the BBC, and Inside Edition and has written articles about saints for the Wall Street Journal, Inside the Vatican, and Catholic Digest, among other national publications. He lives in Connecticut.

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“Be you a soldier, sailor, tinker or spy, This Saint’s For You, according to a new book by Thomas Craughwell. The compendium collects 300 heavenly ‘allies’ for nearly everyone, including architects, librarians and even contrite murderers.”—McClatchy-Tribune News Service
 
“Sometimes you just need a little sacred assistance. And now, whoever or whatever you do, there’s someone to watch over you.”—The Sacramento Bee

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