Endearing illustrations bring life to a selection of heartwarming prayers that express the joy children find in animals, as well as their hopes and dreams for all the animals of the world and their habitats. Charming illustrations from Tina Macnaughton make this an extra-appealing book of prayers.
This information book for the very young conveys its message through charming picture of toddlers in everyday situations. Some are being good, others are being mischievous, and the consequences of their mischief are comic yet cautionary. Scenarios include being clean and tidy, keeping quiet (or not, depending on the noise!), thinking of others, caring and sharing, saying sorry and laughing together. The final message is of caring, sharing and love. ABOUT THE AUTHOR SOPHIE PIPER has developed a name as an experienced author/compiler of gift prayer books. She has written and compiled a number of successful prayer books including the classic Book of Prayers to Keep for Ever. She also retells Bible stories and is the author of the Bible Story Time series and The Lion Read and Know Bible.
Macnaughton is able to capture the emotions of each animal in turn in a sympathetic and realistic way.
- The School Librarian
The illustrations by Tina Macnaughton are enchanting.
- The Bookseller