If I Were a Mouse by by Karma Wilson Marsela Hajdinjak-Krec (Illustrator) Genre: Christian Children’s Book Ages: 4-7 Pages: 32 Hardcover Date Published: March 15th, 2011 Publisher: Zonderkidz ‘If I were a mouse, just as small as could be, I would make my house in a hole in a tree…’ A child imagines what fantastic adventures might unfold if he were one of God’s many amazing animals, but ultimately finds comfort and joy in being created a child of God with the blessed gift of imagination. *This review is of an ARC version* Read on February 08, 2011 — I own a copy This is a cute book. Full of variations and treats of the imagination this book goes through in a poetry form filling children’s minds with fun. The artistry is fun and the various font sizes are helpful for emphasis. I am very glad to have this one to. . .
Join the Berenstain Bear family and discover all that goes on in both the Chapel in the Woods and Sunday school with this fun and interactive lift-the-flap.
The Colonel’s Lady by Laura Frantz In 1779, when genteel Virginia spinster Roxanna Rowan arrives at the Kentucky fort commanded by Colonel Cassius McLinn, she finds that her officer father has died. Penniless and destitute, Roxanna is forced to take her father’s place as scrivener. Before long, it’s clear that the colonel himself is attracted to her. But she soon realizes the colonel has grave secrets of his own–some of which have to do with her father’s sudden death. Can she ever truly love him? Readers will be enchanted by this powerful story of love, faith, and forgiveness from reader favorite Laura Frantz. Her solid research and deft writing immerse readers in the world of the early frontier while her realistic characters become intimate friends. August 2011