Is there an encyclopedia on the saints?

I am in RCIA and my sponsor has been a friend for quite some time. I remember that she said she wanted a good book about the saints … sort of an encyclopedia. Do you have any suggestions?

**Recommended reading:

Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints**, edited by Matthew Bunson, et al.

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