God Made You to Be You
Authored by Jamie Ivey
Sammy the cactus is an adorable little character that lives in the desert. He looks around and notices that all his desert friends are mobile and can move around and play but he is sticky stuck in the ground unable to move. Snake can slither, hawk can soar, Jackrabbit can hop but oh my, Sammy is rooted in the sand. He is going nowhere!
Sammy is sad about his stationary plight and starts imagining what life would be like if he had been created in different forms just like his friends.
His buddies come to his aid and explain to him how important he is and all the wonderful things he IS capable of doing. They remind him that God creates everything for a purpose. Kids will be inspired and encouraged by this positive message that each person is unique and are designed just as God intended them to be.
This board book is written in rhyme and the illustrations are delightful. They are colourful, creative, imaginative and engaging. The book is short and the message is positive and powerful. All ages will benefit from its message. I highly recommend it.
Storywraps Rating - 5 HUGS!
Meet the Author
Jamie Ivey loves creating things that help people believe the truths about who God made them to be. She does this mostly through her popular podcast, The Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey, and through multiple books geared towards women. Now she’s taking this passion to a younger generation. As a momma to four kids, she knows the value in kids learning at a young age that God made them to be themselves! Her whole family plus two dogs live in Austin, Texas, and they all love to visit the West Texas desert as often as possible!
Meet Tama Fortner
Tama Fortner is a bestselling writer with more than thirty-five titles to her credit. As a ghostwriter, she has collaborated with some of the biggest names in Christian publishing to create inspirational books for children, teens, and adults. But her greatest accomplishments happen in a happy little home on the outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee, where she lives with her family and an incredibly lazy dog who doubles as a footwarmer.
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