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Wild and Wacky Bible Adventures for Kids

Wild and Wacky Bible Adventures for Kids

Children ages 6 to 12 will instantly relate to Bible characters and eternal truths presented from a twenty-first-century kid’s perspective. Award-winning writer and illustrator Sandy Silverthorne pairs biblical accounts with contemporary technology and culture. The result is a hilarious and informative blend of Bible lessons and modern-day applications. Stories are introduced with improbable questions that will draw in young readers and stimulate their thinking. For example, what if… Noah’s ark was a cruise ship? Gideon vs. the Midianites was replayed as a video game? Nehemiah’s rebuilding of Jerusalem was featured on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition? These comical illustrations and thoroughly up-to-date retellings of Bible stories will captivate young minds and hearts while maintaining the integrity of the characters and message. More info →
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The Awesome Book About God for Kids

The Awesome Book About God for Kids

$9.99
Kids ages eight to eleven will love these thoroughly up-to-date retellings of stories from the Bible. Each one highlights an important aspect of God’s nature, including… God is my defender and protector (Daniel in the lions’ den). God is the best listener (Hannah’s prayer). God wants to know me personally (Jesus and Zacchaeus). With delightful cartoon drawings on nearly every page and a brief application after each story, this collection is perfect for young readers to enjoy on their own or with adults by their side. More info →
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The Awesome Book of One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers

The Awesome Book of One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers

$9.99
Award-winning author Sandy Silverthorne and John Warner’s first collection of one-minute mysteries has sold more than 100,000 copies, and now the two offer more fun thinking puzzles for super-sleuths of all ages. It’s an entertaining book for the whole family. Each one-page mystery is illustrated with a hilarious cartoon that presents an obvious (and obviously incorrect!) solution. Readers can turn to a page of clues, each one revealing more information until the a-ha! moment finally arrives. Sure to make folks scratch their heads and think outside the box, this is the perfect book to pass the time or pep up a party—good clean fun for anytime, anywhere, and anyone! Previously released as Return of the One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers. More info →
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Mind-Boggling One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers

Mind-Boggling One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers

$9.99
More than 100,000 copies of One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers and Return of the One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers have been sold (combined), and now Sandy Silverthorne and John Warner offer an all-new collection of family-friendly lateral thinking puzzles. Each page includes an unusual scenario that ends with a question for readers to answer as well as a delightful cartoon that depicts a laughably incorrect assumption. To find the one satisfying answer for each puzzle, readers must throw out all preconceived notions and be open-minded, flexible, and creative. Increasingly revealing clues for each puzzle are included in the back of the book, as are the solutions. These riddles are challenging enough for adults yet appropriate for detectives of all ages. Individual readers, families, and groups can enjoy hours of fun solving them and learning to think outside the box. More info →
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101 Awesome Bible Facts for Kids

101 Awesome Bible Facts for Kids

$6.99
This 144-page pocket-size fact book is as entertaining as it is informative. Each page includes an interesting statistic, a helpful definition, or some other noteworthy morsel of data from the Old or New Testament as well as a playful cartoon illustration. The tidbits of information are organized in the order they appear in the Bible, giving young readers a feel for the story line of Scripture. How tall was the Tower of Babel? Can the City of David really fit inside the Superdome? What cool things could Jesus do after the resurrection? Answers to these questions and 98 other interesting facts will whet young readers’ appetites and help them become Bible experts in no time. More info →
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The Awesome Book of Bible Facts

The Awesome Book of Bible Facts

$16.99
Discover hundreds of amazing facts about the people, places, and things in the Bible! Which was taller, the Tower of Babel or the Empire State Building? What was slime used for? What well-known Bible city could fit inside the Superdome? Which cost more, Joseph or one of Solomon’s chariots? Fabulous, funny illustrations show how a slingshot works, what a Roman soldier wore, what a house in Bible times looked like, how to make a rainbow, and a whole lot more! The Awesome Book of Bible Facts—almost too fun to be good for you—(but it is!) More info →
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One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers

One-Minute Mysteries and Brain Teasers

$9.99
Readers of all ages will enjoy the challenge of discovering the answers to—or being stumped by—these interactive mysteries. In brief paragraphs and black-and-white illustrations, award-winning author Sandy Silverthorne and John Warner present 70 puzzles, each with a logical “aha” answer that requires thinking outside the box. Clues and answers are included in separate sections. More info →
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101 Awesome Bible Facts for Kids

101 Awesome Bible Facts for Kids

This 144-page pocket-size fact book is as entertaining as it is informative. Each page includes an interesting statistic, a helpful definition, or some other noteworthy morsel of data from the Old or New Testament as well as a playful cartoon illustration. The tidbits of information are organized in the order they appear in the Bible, giving young readers a feel for the story line of Scripture. How tall was the Tower of Babel? Can the City of David really fit inside the Superdome? What cool things could Jesus do after the resurrection? Answers to these questions and 98 other interesting facts will whet young readers’ appetites and help them become Bible experts in no time. More info →
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You Can Draw Bible Stories for Kids

You Can Draw Bible Stories for Kids

Would you like to help the children in your life make a deeper connection with God through the Bible? Professional actor and illustrator Sandy Silverthorne provides short and often humorous accounts that will grab kids’ attention and keep them engaged in some of the greatest stories of the Bible. But more than that, this book shows young readers, ages 7 to 11, how to easily create their own illustrations. As they practice the simple, step-by-step instructions drawing various Bible characters, animals, and other objects, they will interact with each story, in a way that makes it personal and memorable. More info →
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Surviving Middle School

Surviving Middle School

$8.99
Real-life facts, plus wisdom from God's Word, make Surviving Middle School the ultimate guide for students! This book has tips and strategies for these topics and more: facing peer pressure, finding your way around, making friends, extracurricular activities, making right choices. More info →
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