First Virtues (padded cover)
About the Book
Help your toddler build godly character! We all want our little ones to grow strong characters, but how do we teach them? Best-selling children’s author Dr. Mary Manz Simon offers the solution. This collection of twelve stories stars a menagerie of adorable animals and offers simple, concrete examples for little ones to remember. Your child will learn about these important virtues: • Kindness • Truthfulness • Love • Patience • Forgiveness • Making Friends • Thankfulness • Obedience • Joy • Sharing • Good Manners • Doing Your Best With plenty of scriptures and a Parent Connection to help moms and dads talk about the message with their favorite toddlers, First Virtues is the perfect way to build godly character in the little ones you love!
Dr. Mary Manz Simon, who earned a doctorate in education, is an award-winning author with more than 3 million books sold. A thought leader in the Christian children’s market, she has worked with entertainment entities, periodicals, and major publishers including Walden Media, Sony Home Entertainment, DreamWorks Animation, and American Girl. Dr. Simon has appeared on hundreds of radio and television programs in support of her products and as a practical parenting specialist. She and her husband, Hank, a Lutheran pastor, celebrated their fortieth anniversary in 2014. They are the parents of three and have four grandsons.