By Alexis York Lumbard (Author), Flavia Weedn (Illustrator)
Did you know that angels of all kinds are everywhere? “Some are big, some are tiny. They're all so bright and very shiny.” This lyrical, breezy, and nondenominational picture book introduces children and adults to a magical place which radiates warmth, love, and caring throughout its colorful and delicate pages. With its rich paintings, readers are transported through many colorful scenes, places and seasons to see how angels work behind the scenes, weaving their graces throughout the world. Through Angels, readers can experience a world of gentle wonder, beauty, and comfort that makes this a perfect bedtime story. “Angels, angels, always near, protecting you, my special dear!”
"Angels is a delectable non-denominational story of angels who shelter, help, protect and care for children everywhere in the world. Filled with embroidered, painted detailed, devotion -laden images of kind seasonal angels, healing angels, and protecting, faith- nurturing angels, the poem story gently seeps into a child's awareness as dreams begin to become real. "Angels" represents angels in winged human forms of different origins and skin colors for ethnic inclusiveness. The effect of "Angels" is to soothe, charm, prolong, and protect with thoughts of gentle blessing..."
(Midwest Book Review)
Age Group: 0-3