Specifications: 130x94mm (5.12x3.7in), 44pp, boxed
Illustrations: b&w and colour
Published: July 1964
The highly popular First Booksseries, which brings together favourite prayers, hymns, carols and poetry along with the beautiful illustrations by Brenda Meredith Seymour and Tasha Tudor, has been in print for over thirty years. They will make perfect gifts for children aged 2–4, and are ideal for adults and children to read together.
This is a collection of prayers for young children, including a few short passages from the Psalms as well as familiar and less well-known verses. The direct simplicity of these prayers and the dedicate illustrations by Tasha Tudor will delight children and will help them to recognise God's presence in the world around them.
This edition is bound in white with gold-edged leaves in an attractive presentation box.
Tasha Tudor is one of America's best-known and beloved illustrators. Her first little story, Pumpkin Moonshine, was published in 1938. Subsequently she has illustrated nearly one hundred books, and has received many awards and honours, including Caldecott Honours for Mother Goose and 1 is One. Many of her books are printed in foreign languages and distributed around the world. She has also created thousand of Christmas cards, Advent calendars, valentines, posters, and other works. Tasha Tudor still creates paintings weekly.