Item description for The Legend of the Easter Egg (Legends #2) by Lori Walburg, Walburg & Chris Auer...
Overview While preparing for Easter in his small prairie town, Thomas hears the story of the resurrection of Jesus and discovers the meaning of new life through the symbolism of the Easter egg. Includes an information page about the traditions and symbols of Lent and Easter.While preparing for Easter in his small prairie town, Thomas hears the story of the resurrection of Jesus and discovers the meaning of new life through the symbolism of the Easter egg
Publishers Description One April morning, a boy and his sister go outside to gather eggs. 'Let's pretend we're hunting Easter eggs!' Lucy says. 'What are Easter eggs?' Thomas wonders. In The Legend of the Easter Egg, young Thomas learns the deeper meaning behind Easter eggs and the Easter story itself. When his older sister Lucy falls sick, Thomas goes to stay with John and Mary Sonneman at their candy store. But all the candy he could desire does not cure Thomas's aching heart. Only when Mary Sonneman shares with him the story of Easter does he understand the hope he has -- and what he can do about his sister's illness. Featuring the beloved setting and characters from the best-selling Legend of the Candy Cane, this moving story takes us deeper into the mystery of Christianity. Dramatic illustrations by James Bernardin underscore the chilling fear of separation and death -- and the dazzling joy of reunion and new life.
Citations And Professional Reviews The Legend of the Easter Egg (Legends #2) by Lori Walburg, Walburg & Chris Auer has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Hornbook Guide to Children - 07/01/1999 page 270
Hornbook Guide to Children - 01/01/1999 page 270
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.1" Width: 10.9" Height: 0.4" Weight: 1.05 lbs.
Release Date Feb 11, 1999
Publisher Zondervan Publishing
Grade Level Multiple Grades
Series Number 2
ISBN 0310224470 ISBN13 9780310224471 UPC 025986224479
Availability 0 units.
More About Lori Walburg, Walburg & Chris Auer
Lori Walburg is a freelance editor, a writer for the NIrV Kid's Devotional Bible, and the author of The Legend of the Easter Egg. She lives with her family in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Lori Walburg currently resides in Grand Rapids, in the state of Michigan.
Lori Walburg has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about Legend Of The Easter Egg?
Endearing tale of Easter Mar 30, 2000
In this historical fiction story about Easter, a young man learns the legend of the Easter egg and about his faith in Jesus.
Thomas asks his sister about the legend of the Easter egg while they do their chores. Unfortunately she doesn't get a chance to answer him before she gets Scarlet Fever. While staying with friends, he asks about Easter eggs. Thomas finds his answer and prays for the first time.
This endearing story is a great way to explain some of the symbols used to celebrate Easter to young children. A great book to add to the other collectable legend stories like The Legend of the Candy Cane.