very youngest children, ages one through five, will delight in this
book about Jesus that places him within the context of the Holy
Family. This board book completes the trilogy by Sr. Marlyn Monge,
FSP, that began with Mary,
Mother of Jesus and continued with Joseph,
Guardian of the Holy Family. It teaches very young
children the importance of recognizing Christ's humanity, bestowed by
his mother and protected by his foster father.
help small children develop a loving and trusting relationship with
Jesus through storytelling, and Jesus,
Savior of the Worldis a great place to start. It takes
children through Jesus' birth in Bethlehem to His death and
resurrection from the dead.
compelling story will draw children closer to the Holy Family and
especially the Lord Jesus, helping them grow in the faith as they
grow in life.
by Marlyn Evangelina Monge, FSP
Marlyn Evangelina Monge has been a Daughter of St. Paul since 2005
and currently serves as an editor for books for children and teens at
Pauline Books & Media. Before entering the convent, she taught
bilingual kindergarten for six years, taught in her parish's
religious education program, and volunteered with the youth ministry
Marlyn has a master's degree in education and enjoys finding ways to
help children discover the wealth of their faith through the stories
she writes and edits. She is the author of many books for children,
including the award-winning Jorge
de Argentina. Sister
Marlyn is a proud tía
to her six nieces and nephews.
by Mary Rojas
Trim size: 7 x 7 inches