The Legend of the Easter Robin

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The Legend of the Easter Robin
Author: Dandi Daley Mackall
Illustrator: Richard Cowdrey
Released: January 26, 2016
Publisher: Zondervan
Pages: 32
For Ages: 4-8 years
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Melody (age 9)
What the book is about: It’s about a girl named Tressa. She learns about the story of the Easter robin and the meaning of it.
Like: I liked the story.
Dislike: Nothing.
What I learned: I learned that you should not doubt God’s creation.
Recommend: I recommend it for everyone.

Emily (age 6)
What the book is about: It’s about a girl. Her grandma teaches her a lesson. She learns about robin’s eggs.
Like: I like that her grandmother tells her stories.
Dislike: I don’t like the part where the eggs are broken.
What I learned: I learned the story of how the robin and Jesus are connected.
Recommend: I recommend this for everyone! Everyone should read this book. I’m going to read it again because it’s good.

Notes from Melody and Emily’s mom:
This is a sweet story of how some robins protect their young before they hatch. The girl in the story learn to trust in God’s compassion for his creation as she awaits the arrival of the baby birds in the nest outside the window. Gran knew enough to be faithful in God’s plans. While they wait, she teaches Tressa how to make Easter birds (oschter-foggel) and tells Tressa of a legend of how the robin became red-breasted because of its compassion for someone in pain.

One lucky reader will receive a copy of The Legend of the Easter Robin. Giveaway ends Saturday, March 5th. (Giveaway open to US and Canada residents ONLY. If you have been a winner of one of our giveaways in the last 30 days, you are not eligible for this giveaway.)

For your chance to win, leave a comment below sharing a story of compassion, your favorite bird, or just say “Howdy”. For extra entries, tweet about the book, share on Facebook, or leave a comment on any post on our family blog Keeping Up with the Moys. Leave separate comments to each extra entry with link to entry if possible.

– Joyce

Other reviews:
Amazon | goodreads | Barnes and Noble | Zondervan | Christianbook

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