2017 Christian Book Award ®: Children Finalists

  1. Jonah and the Fish
    Jonah and the Fish
    Dandi Daley Mackall
    Tyndale House / 2016 / Hardcover
    $10.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 30% ($4.50)
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW411204

In Jonah and the Fish by Dandi Daley Mackall, and illustrated by Lissy Marlin, there's another side to the story! In this fresh presentation of the beloved Bible story, this story is really the same story told from two different, biblical points of view, using a two-sided flip book approach. Read along and see the story through Jonah's eyes, then flip the book and read the story through the perspective of the fish! Utilizing humor, adorable illustrations, and an innovative format that combines 2 books into 1 edition. Recommended for ages 3 to 8 years.

  1. Christmas Love Letters from God
    Christmas Love Letters from God
    Glenys Nellist, Rachel Clowes
    Zondervan / 2016 / Hardcover
    $11.49 Retail: $16.99 Save 32% ($5.50)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 7 Reviews

What would God tell your children about the birth of his own Son? Find out in Nellist's whimsical collection of seven beloved Bible stories---from Isaiah's prophecy to the visit of the three wise men. Each one includes a Bible verse and an envelope with a removable letter from God with space to write your child's name.

  1. Would a Worm Go On a Walk?
    Would a Worm Go On a Walk?
    Hannah C. Hall
    Ideals Children's Books / 2016 / Hardcover
    $4.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 69% ($11.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews

Would a Worm Go on a Walk? by Hannah C. Hall introduces children ages 4 to 7 to the idea that animals are uniquely created by a loving and wise God. Featuring colorful and comical illustrations, this story is a fresh, fun way to teach young children that God created all things very good. He gave all the animals, and children, too, wonderful qualities and unique strengths.

  1. How Big Is Love?
    How Big Is Love?
    Amy Parker
    B&H Kids / 2016 / Hardcover
    $5.00 Retail: $9.99 Save 50% ($4.99)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 6 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW690426

In How Big Is Love? by Amy Parker, and illustrated by Breezy Brookshire, Little Hedgehog is determined to understand just how love works. His curious questions will warm your heart, and his sweet story will remind you that love grows every time you give it away. Recommended for ages 2 to 6 years.

  1. Spark Story Bible Psalm Book: Prayers and Poems for Kids
    Spark Story Bible Psalm Book: Prayers and Poems for Kids
    Sparkhouse Family / 2016 / Hardcover
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW417681

In the Spark Story Bible Psalm Book, fifty of the most well-known psalms are rewritten in child-friendly language, accompanied by the beautiful artwork of Peter Grosshauser, illustrator of the Spark Story Bible. Divided into four sections, the Psalm Book contains prayers of morning and evening, prayers of praise, prayers of comfort, and prayers of creation. Covering topics ranging from overcoming fears and facing bullies to expressing thankfulness and joy, the prayers in the Spark Story Bible Psalm Book help children (ages 5-8) talk to God when they are not sure what to say. This prayer book is a wonderful companion to the Spark Story Bible and Spark Story Bible Devotions for Kids.

The poems and prayers in the Spark Story Bible Psalm Book were written by Judy Beglau, Micha Boyett, Lisa Marie Brodsky Auter, Jennifer Grant, Carol Hegberg, Cathy M. Kolwey, Claudia Rosemary May, Cathy Skogen-Soldner, and Michelle Van Loon.

The Spark Story Bible Psalm Book is a Junior Library Guild selection and a 2017 Christian Book Award finalist.