St Ia Rides a Leaf (board book) - Childrens Book
"Today, I sail to England to share God's word!" Ia Sings. But Ia's friends think she's to young to be a missionary. How can Ia reach her goal? God's answer will surprise everyone.
Saint Ia Rides a Leaf is a charming story from the life of Saint Ia, an Irish missionary to England in the fifth or sixth century. The town and parish of St Ives in Cornwall, England, are named for her, and she is commemorated on February 3 in the Eastern Orthodox Church. Join Saint Ia and her animal friends on an adventure to spread the Gospel!
About the Author and Illustrator:
Melinda Johnson is an Orthodox Christian, wife, and mother. She loves writing for children and has authored several books, including the Sam and Saucer series.
Kristina Tartara is an Orthodox mom, children's book author, and illustrator. She has illustrated several books and also created the board books, What Do You See at Liturgy and What Can I Do at Divine Liturgy.