Our Father

Our Father

And Other Classic Prayers for Children

By Lois Rock; Sophie Allsopp (Illustrator)

Lion Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780745961521, 29pp.

Publication Date: July 9, 2010

The perfect book of prayers for any young child coupled with gorgeous and engaging illustrations The prayers in this collection are drawn from a wide range of sources, including the Bible, traditional blessings like the Lord's Prayer, and other must-have favorites such as works by Cecil Frances Alexander, John Milton, Mother Teresa, and St. Francis of Assisi. Arranged according to theme to better enable children to establish a vocabulary for prayer, sections include morning and nighttime prayers, learning to pray, praise, love, forgiveness, thanks, journeys, sadness, and comfort and blessings. The collection is also set apart by its gorgeous range of illustrations of modern day children.

About the Author
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 thirty languages with sales approaching four million copies. She draws on her experience as a mother of three and as a leader of church children s groups.

Sophie Allsopp grew up in a small English village and Hong Kong, where she particularly enjoyed living in a hotel and going to school on a tram. After studying for her illustration degree, Sophie won several awards and has now been illustrating for over 20 years. She lives in England with her husband, son, and a cat called Sadie.