Heaven is for Real for Kids: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back


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Heaven is for real, and you are going to like it

Colton Burpo came back from his trip to heaven with a very important message: Jesus really, really loves children. In an effort to reach even more families with this eternally significant story, this runaway bestseller is now told from Colton--kid to kids Children will receive the same comfort and assurance that so many adults have received from the trade book.

Beautifully illustrated under Colton's direction, he shares his experiences in first person and comments on things that will be important to kids. A letter to parents is included to guide them as they talk to their children about heaven. Scripture along with a Q&A section with answers from the Bible are also included in the book.

Common Core Standards:

R.CCR.1 Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text; R.CCR.2 Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas; R.CCR.3 Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text; R.CCR.4 Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone; R.CCR.6 Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text; R.CCR.7 Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words; R.CCR.9 Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take

Title: Heaven is for Real for Kids: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

Author/Composer: Burpo, Colton; Burpo, Todd; Burpo, Sonja; Ong, Wilson [illustrator]

Categories: Ages 8 to 12 Years,

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 2011-11-08

ISBN Number: 140031870X

ISBN Number 13: 9781400318704

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 008263

Description: Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Light bump to cover and dustjacket at front edge. Hardcover with dustjacket copy. From the publisher: Colton Burpo came back from his trip to heaven with a very important message: Jesus really, really loves children. In an effort to reach even more families with this eternally significant story, this runaway bestseller is now told from Colton, kid to kids! Children will receive the same comfort and assurance that so many adults have received from the trade book. Beautifully illustrated under Colton's direction, he shares his experiences in first person and comments on things that will be important to kids. A letter to parents is included to guide them as they talk to their children about heaven. Scripture along with a question and answer section with answers from the Bible are also included in the book. Thomas Nelson, Nashville TN. 32 pages, 23 cm. List price 12.99. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Christian Books Children, Todd Burpo, Picture Books, Inspirational Books, Wilson Ong, Colton Burpo, Sonja Burpo, Near Death Experiences,