A Child's Book of Prayers

A Child's Book of Prayers

By Juli Kangas (Selected by)

Dial Books, Hardcover, 9780803730540, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2008

From the fi rst good morning to the last good-night kiss, this cozy book contains prayers for every aspect of a young child's daily life. Familiar offerings such as ?Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep? and ?Thank You for the World So Sweet? are paired with lesser known verses by Victor Hugo, Johnny Appleseed, and others, and all are brightened by Juli Kangas's irresistible images. Plumb full of families enjoying together time, kids at rest and play, and nature's loveliness, this is a book to use daily and to treasure.

About the Author
Juli Kangas grew up in Kansas City. After graduating from Kansas University, she worked for several years as a designer for Hallmark Cards, Inc., right there in her hometown. She then lived for four years in The Netherlands, where she began her freelance career, and enjoyed traveling around Europe, especially seeking out any opportunity to explore medieval villages and castles. The next phase was settling in Texas with two children to raise. She continued as a freelance illustrator, and her work included the children s books "Photographer Mole", "Theodore", and "A Child s Book of Prayers". She also wrote and illustrated "The Surprise Visitor".