Every text of Chesterton repays careful study. From it can be unpacked the wisdom of one of the great minds of Europe, and enough insight to cause a revolution in our ways of thinking.
Father Brown is G.K. Chesterton’s splendid sleuth, a venerable Catholic priest concerned not just with solving crime but with saving souls.
The Blue Cross Study Edition contains G.K. Chesterton’s entire original short story The Blue Cross as well as study material by best-selling author Nancy Carpentier Brown. The Blue Cross originally published in 1910 was Chesterton’s first Father Brown mystery, in which he introduced the reader to the famed detective and the infamous criminal Flambeau. It is intended for classrooms, home educating families, book clubs, and individual study. 7th grade to adult.