Browse Reviews  ::  The Flowering Cross

The Flowering Cross

The Flowering Cross

By Beth Ryan
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.42 Stars

All Reviews

On 1/11 mrsmiz wrote: This book is beautifully illustrated and simply written. In my first impression, I did not see much about Easter in it. However, as a family that doesn’t do the more widely practiced traditions of easter egg hunting and easter baskets, I found it to be a nice alternate suggestion. In the end, there ... great easter book

mrsmiz's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/27 Jeremy Maxfield wrote: As a parent, I loved the teachable moments/suggested spiritual truths to discuss with your child (Faith Imprint) although I would recommend highlighting different points over several reads since there are so many. Second, I loved the overall theme of the book. My daughters were provided a clear example ... Great Teachable Moments, Choppy Story

Jeremy's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/19 ABE Blog wrote: Not your average book about Easter and Jesus’ death and resurrection, The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan is a book which demonstrates how we can show the love of Christ in our every day lives. The book is centered around a young girl named Katie who lives next door to an older gentleman known in ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan: A Review

ABE Blog's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/3 STACY LESLIE wrote: I have joined http://www.booksneeze.com/ (Thomas Nelson Publishing) which provides free books to read in exchange for posting a review (positive or negative) about the book. This is being posted in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255. The first book that I chose was The Flowering ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan

STACY's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/28 TTULizzy wrote: It is Easter Sunday and Katie is so excited!  This Easter will be especially special as a very special neighbor will join them!  One of Katie's favorite parts of Easter is placing flowers on the Easter cross.  What I Thought:This is a sweet story very much rooted in the Christian faith.  ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan, illustrated by Renee Graef

TTULizzy's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/9 skdorn wrote: Easter is a great opportunity to teach children about Jesus, but although Easter has already passed by this year, we continue to read The Flowering Cross at our house. The Flowering Cross is a children's book written by Beth Ryan and illustrated by Renee Graef. My three girls (1-2 years old) fell in ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan, illustrated by Renee Graef - A Review

skdorn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/7 Wendy Hines wrote: This hardcover book is absolutely wonderful! The illustrations by Renee Graef are vibrant and colorful and filled with detail.  At the bottom of each page is a "Faith Imprint"; a sentence or two to cue adults to share the Scripture about Jesus with them, or to help understand the storyline ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan

Wendy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/7 Heather Ives wrote: The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan delighted my son with colorful pictures and an easily followed story line. Although our boy is only two, he listened intently each time my husband and I read this cute tale of a girl helping her neighbor understand Easter a bit more. Each page is chock-full of detailed ... http://heatherives.squarespace.com/book-reviews/2010/4/7/the-flowering-cross-by-beth-ryan-and-illustrated-by-renee-gr.html

Heather Ives' Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/7 Katy-Anne Wilson wrote: When Thomas Nelson offered me a free copy of “The Flowering Cross” in exchange for a review, I knew I could not pass this book up. It sounded like a great story to read to my kids for Easter. I was not disappointed, this book is a great childrens book. The story is a very ... The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan & Illustrated by Renee Graef

Katy-Anne's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/7 Tracey Brewer wrote: The Flowering Cross, written by Beth Ryan and illustrated by Renee Graef, is a beautifully-produced hardcover children's book that tells the story of young Katie and her neighbor, Papa Jack. Because of repeated kindnesses shown him by Katie and her family, Papa Jack finally agrees to go to church with ... Book Review: The Flowering Cross by Beth Ryan

Tracey's Rating:

4 Stars