Where the River Begins

Where the River Begins

3.83 (172 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
By (author) 

List price: US$7.89

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

Where the River Begins tells the story of the effects of a family break-up on a ten-year-old boy. Fostered by a Christian family while his mother recovers in hospital, Francis experiences real love and forgiveness for the first time. He finds solace in the river, and as he tries to find its source, discovers the source of Christian life. Without preaching, Patricia St John once again weaves her magic in this beautiful moving story showing Christian truths and values.
show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 114 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 6mm | 120g
  • Bucks, United Kingdom
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1844272990
  • 9781844272990
  • 147,136

About Patricia St. John

Patricia St.John is a skilled storyteller and a well loved and respected author. Her books have captivated children for over fifty years. All her titles have been reprinted many times and there are currently eleven in print. Total sales of English editions of her books stand at over 600,000 copies. Patricia St John is probably the best-known children's author on the Christian market. Up to her sudden death in 1993, she was constantly active in her local Coventry community keeping 'open house' to the children in the council estate where she lived. A wonderful writer whose books are models of clear Christian teaching combined with excellent story-telling skills.
show more

Rating details

172 ratings
3.83 out of 5 stars
5 28% (49)
4 33% (57)
3 31% (54)
2 7% (12)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X