A Child's Garden of Verses: A Collection of Scriptures, Prayers and Poems

A Child's Garden of Verses: A Collection of Scriptures, Prayers and Poems

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by Robert Louis Stevenson, Thomas Kinkade
     
 

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An endearing collection of classic poems from Robert Louis Stevenson, as well as favorite selections from the Bible, Robert Browning, Mother Goose, Christian Rossetti, and other classic children's writers. Timeless, beloved poems such as "My Shadow," "Wynken, Blynken and Nod," and "Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star" are nestled next to comforting prayers for little ones

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Overview

An endearing collection of classic poems from Robert Louis Stevenson, as well as favorite selections from the Bible, Robert Browning, Mother Goose, Christian Rossetti, and other classic children's writers. Timeless, beloved poems such as "My Shadow," "Wynken, Blynken and Nod," and "Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star" are nestled next to comforting prayers for little ones. Each of the books' four sections, A Time to Play, Day's End, Wonders of Childhood and Blessings of Faith is enhanced with the acclaimed works of the world-renowned artist Thomas Kinkade.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Rendered in brilliant candy-shop colors, Joanna Isles's folk-art designs, whimsical characters and striking typestyles put a beguiling face on a beloved work: Abrams's edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's A Child's Garden of Verses glows with charm and vitality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849958694
Publisher:
Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
Publication date:
08/24/1999
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
8.96(w) x 11.12(h) x 0.77(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Thomas Kinkade is an accomplished artist, aptly named the Painter of Light® for the golden tones that dance across his creations. His artistic excellence has earned him numerous awards. Thom is also a prolific author and speaker, who has authored or has been the subject of more than 140 books. He is a New York Times and USA Today best-selling author.A committed Christian, husband, and father, Kinkade lives in Northern California with his wife and four daughters.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
November 13, 1850
Date of Death:
December 3, 1894
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:
Vailima, Samoa
Education:
Edinburgh University, 1875

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