Jump Ship Jonah by Craig HughesJump Ship Jonah by Craig Hughes

Jump Ship Jonah

byCraig HughesIllustratorRachel Day Hughes

Paper over Board | April 1, 2016

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Using the fun, singsong rhythms of meter and rhyme,Jump Ship Jonahretells the biblical account of this colorful character and his struggle with obedience. From ship to whale to Ninevah, the story is accompanied with beautiful yet childlike paintings in vibrant watercolor to help bring the story alive in the imaginations of children.

The illustrations inJump Ship Jonahwere created to help children identify with Jonah on his exciting adventure. His youthful features, a whimsical whale, and lively landscapes combine to make a fun setting for the story. There are lessons to be learned fromJump Ship Jonahabout attitudes of selfishness and obedience. The book is designed to be read to a child, with an adult adding lighthearted commentary as desired.

Jump Ship Jonahis the first in a series of Bible-based "rhyme time" picture books developed to whet the appetities of children ages 3-7 to read the biblical accounts for themselves when they reach the appropriate level. The witty story telling of this timeless tale will surely be revisited multiple times by young and old alike.

Through the years, Craig Hughes has enjoyed living in the states of Texas, Georgia and Virginia. Following generations of family influence, he has served local churches in the areas of worship, music and the arts. Craig enjoys combining his love of story with his love of God. Taking a creative approach to his writings, he looks for new...
Title:Jump Ship JonahFormat:Paper over BoardDimensions:32 pages, 8 × 8 × 0.98 inPublished:April 1, 2016Publisher:Clovercroft PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1942557272

ISBN - 13:9781942557272