Does God Know How to Tie Shoes? by Nancy White Carlstrom
  

Synopsis

Does God Know How to Tie Shoes? by Nancy White Carlstrom

Katrina wants to know ore about God: -Mama, what does God wear? Does God like to paint? Does God ever cry, Papa?- Her parents' responses, based on the Psalms, help Katrina to know God in ways that are very real to her.Poetic text and bright impressionistic illustrations combine beautifully to make this a gentle and affirming picture book that will encourage a child's exploration of God. Ideal for reading aloud.

Reviews

School Library Journal-The questions raised are typical of those posed by young children, and the result is a book that presents the concepts in an understandable, concrete way.- Booklist -In this lovely picture book, a small child questions her parents about the nature of God with a reassuring simplicity. . . . A graceful, quiet book to share on a lap or with a small group.- CBA Bookstore Journal -Carlstrom understands children's minds and her answers both comfort and stretch those minds.- Children's Bookwatch -A warm and delightful picture book.- Publishers Weekly -Deftly juxtaposes an adult metaphysical sensibility against a child's hands-on approach to spirituality.-

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
12 pages

Author

Nancy White Carlstrom
More books by Nancy White Carlstrom

Publisher

William B Eerdmans Publishing Co

Publication date

1st March 2010

ISBN

9780802853660


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