When God Made You is a lyrical blend of inspiration, empowerment, and wonder. Every child should read this book or have it read to them—over, and over, and over again. It shares how God made you unlike anyone else ever known, and He instilled a unique purpose and voice inside you. He created special talents, dreams, and life adventures for you. This book is incredibly encouraging. It rouses a sense of authority to boldly be who youare—a one of a kind gift to the world. Out of the billions of people on this earth, nobody else was made to be YOU!
From early on, children are looking to discover their place in the world and longing to understand how their personalities, traits, and talents fit in. The assurance that they are deeply loved and a unique creation in our big universe is certain to help them spread their wings and fly.
Out of billions of faces from cultures, all races, people God made, from all different places. ~Excerpt
Through playful, charming rhyme and vivid, fantastical illustrations, When God Made You inspires young readers to learn about their own special gifts and how they fit into God’s divine plan as they grow, explore, and begin to create for themselves.
The rhymes and illustrations will draw you in almost immediately. Your child will remain engaged and interested throughout this story. Obviously, from the title, you can tell that it’s a faith-based story… but that doesn’t mean you lose anything. The story, as well as the construction of the book, means it’ll be appreciated and read for years to come.
The illustrations are beautifully crafted; the colorful, imaginative photos really engage and draw the reader into the story. David Catrow’s images, really make Turner’s book into the overall story presented to us.
“When God Made You” perfectly crafts a dialogue between parent and child; about how God has a plan for their lives and how it changes as the child grows and explores the world around them.
This book is perfect for children ages 3-8, younger ages may not be able to fully appreciate this story, but every child deserves to know and understands that they are loved by God and special to him.
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