|Contributor||Sally Lloyd-Jones , Sam Shammas , Jago|
|Short Bio||Sally Lloyd-Jones
Sally Lloyd-Jones is a leading writer of inspirational books for children. She is the author of three bestselling children’s Bibles, including the Gold Book Award-winning Baby’s First Bible and, most recently, the Moonbeam Award Winner and ALA notable, The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name. She has written many picture books for children, including the critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller How to Be a Baby: By Me, the Big Sister. Sally was born and raised in Africa, was schooled in England, and now lives in New York City. She can be found at www.sallylloyd-jones.com.
Sam Shammas has a Master’s degree in English Literature from St Peter's College, Oxford University and trained at the Ecole Jacques Lecoq in Paris. She worked for six years at All Souls Church Langham Place in London, where she co-wrote and developed Christianity Explored, Discipleship Explored, and CY (a curriculum for youth based on Mark’s Gospel). She currently works at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York, where she co-wrote and developed the curriculum for Timothy Keller’s The Reason for God and The Prodigal God, as well as an eight-week discipleship curriculum, Gospel in Life
Jago is an accomplished illustrator with several prestigious awards to his credit, including a Macmillian "Highly Commended" Award for Children’s Illustration in 2003, an AOI Silver Award in 2004, and the National Literacy Association Wow! Award. Jago lives in Cornwall, England, with his wife and daughter.
|Publish Date||Jan 23, 2012|