Celebrate the season in this heartwarming story that references Psalm 92 in tender rhyme from award-winning author Karma Wilson. Told from the point of view of one young member of an extended family, Give Thanks to the Lord celebrates joy of all kinds, from the arrival of distant relatives to a cozy house already filled with merriment, to apple cider and the delicious smells of roasting turkey and baking pie. And just when your mouth is watering, sit down and join a thankful child in prayer, praising God for 'food and fun and family, all the wonderful things I see.'
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 24 Vendor: ZonderKidz Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 7.10 X 4.70 X 1.00 (inches) ISBN: 0310738490 ISBN-13: 9780310738497 Availability: In Stock
Give Thanks to the Lord, written by New York Times bestselling author Karma Wilson and Illustrated by Amy June Bates, tells a heartwarming story about the Thanksgiving holiday based on Psalm 92.
Karma Wilson's first poem was published at the tender age of six. The poem was ironically titled, 'I Don't Wanna Write a Poem!' Growing up, she had no desire to write. But Providence had different plans, and now Karma writes poems for a living when she's not busy being a wife and raising three kids. Karma is the bestselling author of Bear Snores On and Bear Wants More, as well as If I Were a Mouse, Give Thanks to the Lord, and I Will Rejoice.
Amy June Bates has illustrated dozens of children's books, including Pumpkin Cat and the Beryl E. Bean series. She lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with her husband and their son, Evan.