Eight-year-old Kerry doesn't understand why she's been sent to visit her aunt---only that her parents are fighting. But with the help of her friend Jack and the discovery of a sand dollar in the marshy tidewater, she learns that pain lasts for a season, while hope in God lasts forever.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 32 Vendor: ZonderKidz Publication Date: 2013 Dimensions: 1.10 X 6.10 X 8.10 (inches)
ISBN: 0310723027 ISBN-13: 9780310723028 Availability: In Stock Ages: 4-8
Eight-year-old Kerry loves the ocean. But on this visit to the beach, she discovers a little-known treasure and learns of the story of Easter revealed in the sand dollar. Now you and your child can discover the story behind this small ocean treasure as stunning illustrations form the backdrop for this familiar seaside legend. Seen through the eyes of children, The Legend of the Sand Dollar shares the timeless hope of resurrection and new life---the promise of Easter.
Chris Auer of Savannah, GA, is a seasoned screenwriter and adapted The Legend of the Candy Cane for video. He has numerous scriptwriting credits, including More True Stories from Touched by an Angel with CBS. He was the creator-executive producer for the half-hour series Big Brother Jake from 1990 to 1994 and also worked for NBC's The Cosby Show.
Rick Johnson lives in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, with his wife, Gail, and their two children.