All Things Bright and Beautiful + Giveaway


Title:  All Things Bright and Beautiful
Author: Cecil Frances Alexander
Artist: Katy Hudson
Publisher:  Worthy Kids
Release Date:  February 9, 2016
Genre: Inspirational Children Picture Book
Ages: 4-7





First published by Cecil Frances Alexander in 1848, this favorite hymn has become a mainstay of churches and Sunday school classes everywhere. Here artist Katy Hudson brings new joy to the words with her fresh and bright watercolor style. Readers can join in the fun as they follow two little girls and their brother on a day filled with the discovery of “all things bright and beautiful.”




Illustrated by Katy Hudson, from Worthy Publishing
Excerpt of All Things Bright and Beautiful
All Things Bright and Beautiful, written by Cecil Frances Alexander, and beautifully illustrated by Katy Hudson is one of those books that is bright and beautiful. It's perfect for its targeted age groups, and for adults who enjoy sharing books with their little ones. As a popular hymn, written over a hundred years ago, the artist  deftly brought it back to the younger generation through her illustrations, filled with vivid colors. With an array of hues, readers can admire the intensity and perceptual depth of each page, pairing with a complementing verse. Just pretty doesn't cut it. It brings the hymn to life, and most importantly, it shares visually the gift of God's beautiful creation. Share this with a little someone special in your life. With its sturdy hardback and thick colorful pages, it's bound to be a favorite that'll last for years to come. Read along with them and walk away seeing all things bright and beautiful. *smile.


NOTE:  I received a complimentary copy of this book from the publisher, through FlyBy Promotions for an honest review.  All opinions expressed are my own. For my review policy, please see my Disclosure page.


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ARTIST: 

Katy Hudson was raised in Middlesbrough, England, and started her career as a small child drawing on freshly painted walls. Her parents quickly encouraged drawing with pencil and paper instead. The idea stuck, and after earning a degree in illustration, Katy is now a freelance illustrator. Katy works at a desk in a studio within Old London Library and likes to tap dance in her spare time.


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6 comments:

  1. this is my favorite hymn to sing in church and I love playing it on my flute! I'm singing it right now...

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  2. What a gorgeously illustrated book!!

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  3. I'm always looking for good books for my grandchildren. Thanks!

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  4. What a cute book! My girls would love it.

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  5. Thank you ladies for participating and dropping by my blog.

    Congratulations to Connie, Rafflecopter select her Twitter entry as the winning entry. Connie, please look for an email from me!

    Thanks!

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  6. Cute book. My neighbor's kid would enjoy it.

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