Picture Book Review: Thank You Prayer, adapted by Josephine Page and Caroline Jayne Church (Illustrator)


Sure to warm the hearts
of families the world over, this cozy and familiar prayer is perfect for
the Thanksgiving table or just before bed, and is irresistibly
illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church.

Thank you for the food we eat.
Thank you for the world so sweet.
Thank you for the birds that sing.
Thank you, God, for everything…

familiar and touching prayer brings the innocence and sincerity of a
young child’s heart to life. The voice of a child is captured
beautifully in the simple, rhyming text as he/she gives thanks for
everything from food and family to God. This gentle prayer is perfect
for the Thanksgiving table or right before bed.


Thank You Prayer is the perfect book to remind us of what Thanksgiving is all about.  It is a simple prayer thanking God for all the beautiful things He gives us each day.  It is sweet and heartwarming, with adorable illustrations.  

This is a great book to read with children around the holidays, or any day for that matter.  It is a nice reminder that God is in our lives and continually blesses us.

Reading level: Ages 3 and up
Hardcover: 24 pages
Publisher: Cartwheel Books (October 1, 2005)

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