Hear My Prayer

Hear My Prayer

By Lee Bennett Hopkins; Gretchen Moore (Illustrator)

Zonderkidz, Hardcover, 9780310718116, 28pp.

Publication Date: January 2011

Written and compiled by award-winning poet Lee Bennett Hopkins, this lovely book contains twelve original prayers for beginning readers. This collection gives young readers and their families a chance to celebrate the simple but important things in life. The friendly prayers connect readers with God in meaningful, familiar language and the beautiful illustrations of artist gigi help convey the wonder of God's creation.

About the Author
LEE BENNETT HOPKINS, acclaimed poet and writer, has created numerous award-winning poetry anthologies for young readers. He is the recipient of the 2009 NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children, which honors his body of work. Hopkins's books have won many accolades, and in early 2015, a third award was established in his name: the Lee Bennett Hopkins SCBWI Poetry Award, to "recognize and encourage the publication of an excellentbook of poetry or anthology for children and/or young adults." He lives in Cape Coral, Florida.