Tuesday, February 23, 2016

The Legend of the Easter Robin by Dandi Daley Mackall Book Review - #EASTER2016

The Legend of the Easter Robin: An Easter Story of Compassion and Faith
by Dandi Daley Mackall (Author), Richard Cowdrey (Illustrator)

Book Description

This newly illustrated edition of The Legend of the Easter Robin renews the wonder and charm of the original and timeless tale written by Dandi Daley Mackall. With new vibrant artwork from New York Times bestselling illustrator, Richard Cowdrey, this holiday classic is brought to life for a new generation. The Legend of the Easter Robin tells the story of Tressa, whose grandmother reveals to her the story of a small robin who saw Jesus struggling and soared to help him. This Easter tale reminds Christians everywhere how much Jesus sacrificed for us and how much he loves us.

About the Author

Dandi Daley Mackall loves God, children, words, and animals. Her nearly 500 books for children and grown-ups have sold more than four million copies worldwide. She won the ECPA Christian Book Award for Best Children’s Book 2015 and multiple Mom’s Choice Awards, as well as ALA Best Book, NY Public Library Top Pick, Children’s Book Council Award of Excellence, and the Helen Keating Ott Award for Contributions to Children’s Literature. Her novel My Boyfriends’ Dogs is now a Hallmark Movie. Dandi writes from rural Ohio, where she lives with her family, including horses, dogs, cats, and an occasional squirrel, deer, or raccoon.

 About the Illustrator

Richard Cowdrey’s favorite things to draw and paint are the things that reflect the awesomeness of God and His creation. From vast landscapes to the littlest bug on a leaf, Richard marvels at the beauty in the details. Richard's bestselling children's books include Legend of the Candy Cane, Bad Dog, Marley and A Very Marley Christmas.

My Review:
The Legend of the Easter Robin by Dandi Daley Mackall is a beautiful book that is beautifully written! I love that this book reminds us of everything that Jesus sacrificed for us and how much he loves us. My kids love reading this book and have asked to read it just about every night before bed since we got it. The illustrations are wonderful and match the words on the page magnificently. My kids also enjoy the animals throughout the book. The Legend of the Easter Robin by Dandi Daley Mackall is a wonderful book and I highly recommend it this Easter!

You can find The Legend of the Easter Robin by Dandi Daley Mackall on AmazonBarnes and Noble and other bookstores.

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Disclosure: I received product(s) for free, in exchange for my honest review. I only recommend products I've used personally, and believe will be good fit for consumers.

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