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A Child's First Book of Prayers
A Child's First Book of Prayers

A Child's First Book of Prayers

By Lois DUPLICATE Rock, Illustrated by Alison Jay

JUVENILE NONFICTION

224 Pages, 5.71 x 6.69

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $12.99 (US $12.99) (CA $16.99)

Publication Date: July 2002

ISBN 9780745944746

Rights: US & CA

Lion Hudson (Jul 2002)
Lion Children's Books

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Overview

150 prayers centered around themes that are common to children—including times of day, seasons, things around the house, feelings, and much more

150 simple and sincere prayers for a child to treasure. Beautifully illustrated by Allison Jay, with prayers specially written and selected for children up to age 8, making the book an ideal gift for religious occasions from a baby's baptism to a child's first communion.

Reviews

"Comforting...this book is an appealing package."  —Daniel Kraus, Booklist

Author Biography

Lois Rock has established an international reputation as a children's writer. Specializing in Bible stories, prayer books, and information books, her books have been translated into over 30 languages with sales approaching 4 million copies. She draws on her experience as a mother of three, and as a leader of church children's groups.Alison Jay has a first-class degree in illustration from the London College of Printing. She worked in animation before moving on to children's illustration, for which she works in quick-drying oil paint. She is well known for her children's books and her Welcome to the Zoo was selected as one of New York's Bank Street's best books of the year in 2009. William and the Night Train was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal and won the Transworld Children's Book Award.