The Lion Treasury of Children's Prayers
This anthology is an indispensable choice for anyone wishing to introduce children to the great heritage of Christian prayers, which express some of the deepest dreams and longings of humanity. Over 200 prayers are included and the comprehensive index section enables the user to locate appropriate prayers for every occasion. It is a delight to browse through its sensitively illustrated pages, savouring the words and all they express and evoke.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 238 x 266 x 16mm | 979.77g
- 17 Sep 2004
- Lion Hudson Plc
- Lion Children's Books
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- colour illustrations
"This handsome anthology of over 200 prayers is thematically arranged... Alison Jay's stylised illustrations have great appeal... A beautiful book that will be enjoyed by children of all faiths or none.' - Books for Keeps 'Exquisitely illustrated. Prayers, poems - call them what you will - are gathered from different countries and different centuries, some of them remarkable in their perfect simplicity.' - The Sunday Telegraph"
About Susan Cuthbert
Susan Cuthbert brings to this compilation her years of experience as a freelance writer and editor, her love of children (she has two daughters of her own) and her sincere Christian faith. Alison Jay's illustrations evoke a mood that hovers between the reality of this world and the mystery of heaven. Her books include Brian Pattern's Emma's Doll (Penguin). She is winner of the 1999 Association of Illustration/Transworld Award.