Born in what is now Albania, Agnes Bojaxhiu lived a charitable life and became a nun at age 18. Moving to Calcutta, India, she lived and worked among the poor and destitute. Her work soon became international, and Mother Teresa is still known for her piety and compassion. Learn all about her life in this kid-friendly biography. Paperback by Jim Gigliotti. 112 pages, for ages 8-12.