Tag Archives: Children

(Book review) Billy Graham: America’s pastor

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, ECLA Co-President and long time book discussion leader Introduction Title: Billy Graham: America’s pastor Author: Janet & Geoff Benge Publisher: Emerald Books Publication Date: 2014 Format: Paperback Length: 208 pages OVERVIEW Part of the Heroes of History Series, this biography for young people about evangelist Billy Graham is excellent. Beginning when he was a […]

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(Book Review) WOW! The Good News in Four Words

Reviewed by: Mary Clapp, former Church Librarian and Co-president of ECLA   Introduction Title: WOW! The Good News in Four Words Author: Dandi Mackall Illustrator: Annabel Tempest Publisher: Tyndale Kids Publication Date: : July, 2017 Format: Hardcover Book Length: 32 pages OVERVIEW Dandi chooses four keywords the child can repeat (read along) one of which is found on each page. WOW: God created us […]

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(Book review) The story of Noah’s ark

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey Ministry Title: Long time book discussion leader and co-president of ECLA   Introduction Title: The story of Noah’s ark Author: Helen Dardik Publisher: Running Press Kids Publication Date: June 6, 2017 Format: Board with padded covers Length: 10 pages OVERVIEW The well loved story of Noah’s ark is told simply yet completely […]

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(Book Review) Paul the Apostle

Paul the Apostle is a graphic novel set in an alternate reality in which Jesus comes to a futuristic, science-fiction world. Settings and technology look bright and industrial, while the characters are a motley assortment of colorful alien races. The story, though, sticks very close to the book of Acts. Names of people and places are the same. Paul is often portrayed using the words of the actual, historical/biblical Paul

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