Archive | December, 2010

The Beatitudes made a shortlist!

10 Dec

The Beatitudes: From Slavery to Civil Rights

By Carole BostonĀ  Weatherford; art by Tim Ladwig

Published by Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

Booklist Top Ten Religion Books for Youth

A poetic hymn and stirring art evoke the spirit of Immanuel (God with us) and show how faith undergirded the African-American freedom struggle.

The publisher’s site offers a free reading guide, bookmarks, postcards and posters.

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