“The Jesus Storybook Bible” by New York Times Bestselling Author Sally Lloyd-Jones Sells a Half Million Copies!

Recently ranked #1 on the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) December 2011 Bestseller List, THE JESUS STORYBOOK BIBLE (Zonderkidz) by New York Times best-selling author Sally Lloyd-Jones has now surpassed 500,000 in sales, as announced by Zonderkidz. The book is winner of the 2009 NAPPA Award, the 2007 Moonbeam Award, the 2010 Mom’s Choice Award, and the 2010 ALA Notable Award. Since its 2007 debut, there have been eight editions of the JESUS STORYBOOK BIBLE, including a Spanish bilingual version, a deluxe edition with audio from British actor David Suchet, and a church curriculum companion coming in January 2012. The book has also been published in seventeen different languages. “Sally Lloyd-Jones writes in a way that is very engaging for both children and adults and leaves all those who read or hear the stories amazed by God’s great love for them and all his children,” said Zonderkidz Senior VP and. . .

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Suzanne Woods Fisher

Welcome to the 12 Pearls of Christmas! Enjoy these Christmas “Pearls of Wisdom” from some of today’s most beloved writer’s (Tricia Goyer, Suzanne Woods Fisher, Shellie Rushing Tomlinson, Sibella Giorello and more)! Please follow the series through Christmas day as each contributor shares heartfelt stories of how God has touched a life during this most wonderful time of the year. AND just for fun … there’s also a giveaway! Fill out this simple {form} and enter for a chance to win a beautiful pearl necklace and earring set ($450 value). Contest runs 12/14 – 12/25 and the winner will on 1/1. Contest is only open to US and Canadian residents. You may enter once per day. If you are unfamiliar with Pearl Girls, please visit www.pearlgirls.info and see what we’re all about. In short, we exist to support the work of charities that help women and children in the US and around. . .

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Mary Engelbreit’s Nutcracker

It is the night before Christmas! When Marie receives a handsome wooden Nutcracker from her dear uncle, she’s thrilled. But during the night, something magical happens…and when her toy Nutcracker transforms into a handsome Prince, Marie is whisked off to Toyland on a winter adventure she’ll never forget!

The Nutcracker is one of the world’s favorite holiday stories. Now for the first time the beloved artist Mary Engelbreit offers her vision of that magical night, creating a picture book filled with joyful movement and rich detail that even the youngest child will enjoy.

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