Reviews by Tonja Drecker
On 8/8 Tonja Drecker wrote: Colorful images and lovely rhymes make this a book of thanks, which brings the best side of Autumn to life. There are many things to be thankful for, more than we could ever list, and often times, not even think of. Autumn brings apples, pie, bright colored leaves, warm caps and so much more. While ... Happy Book Bday, A Very Thankful Prayer by Bonnie Rickner Jensen Illustrated by Natalia Moore!
On 7/25 Tonja Drecker wrote: This isn't only a tale with the familiar Berenstain flair but also a gentle creative shove to glide into Grandparents Day (which is the first Sunday after Labor Day and recognized as a National Holiday since 1978). The young bears are bored. It's raining outside--so much so that they've pulled out their ... Review: The Berenstain Bears Bless Our Gramps & Gran by Mike Berenstain
On 7/2 Tonja Drecker wrote: Cute illustrations, easy to understand Bible stories, and a handle to tote it around everywhere--this is definitely a perfect Bible for kids. This book is made for carrying around. The plastic handle is pretty stable, the cover will hold up to bumps and sticky fingers, and the flap, with it's magnetic ... Review: The Beginner's Bible Carry-Along Treasury
On 6/10 Tonja Drecker wrote: Even a princess says her prayers, and this collection offers fifteen perfect ones for various moments in a young royal's daily life. Pink, pretty and glittery. The cover already will put a smile on young princesses' faces. This chunky board book fits well into even pudgier hands and offers the sturdiness ... Review: Princess Prayers by Jeanna Stolle Young
On 5/28 Tonja Drecker wrote: This is a gentle journey, which celebrates grandpas and all the wonderful ways they nurture and influence a grandchild's life. Grandpas do so many things: play, eat ice cream, offer support and even pray. Through rhyme, many of these touching moments are brought to light and reflected upon. Sturdy ... Review: Grandpa Hugs by Laura Neutzling
On 5/21 Tonja Drecker wrote: MY BIBLE ADVENTUREThrough God's Word52 Bible Stories for Kidsby Johnny HuntPublished by Thomas NelsonChildren's ReligiousTravel through God’s Word all year long! The greatest stories in the Bible come alive for kids in My Bible Adventure Through God’s Word. Watch your children develop a relationship ... Review: My Bible Adventure by Johnny Hunt
On 4/14 Tonja Drecker wrote: What a sweet book--a perfect glance at how important grandpas really are! This is a heart-warming celebration of the relationship between a grandpa and a grandchild, which is sure to leave young listeners wanting a hug when the book is laid down. The rhymes flow nicely, depicting a different reason ... Review: Thank You, God, For Grandpa by Amy Parker