Ruth is a trustworthy and kind friend! After the death of her husband, Ruth decides to follow her mother-in-law Naomi to a strange land. Will her faith and trust prove her dedication to God and her family?
This is a Level Two I Can Read! book, which means it's perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences. It aligns with guided reading level J and will be of interest to children Pre-K to 4th grade.
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Zondervan is an international Christian media and publishing company located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Zondervan is a founding member of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA). They are a part of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc. and has multiple imprints including Zondervan Academic, Zonderkidz, Blink, and Editorial Vida. Zondervan is the commercial rights holder for the New International Version (NIV) Bible in North America.
David Miles is an illustrator, web designer, and publisher of books to help families be happy.
In this level two reader Ruth and Naomi-I Can Read children follow the widow Naomi home to Israel after she lost her sons as well as her husband. She told her widowed daughter-in-laws 'do not come with me, stay here with your families.' Orpha stayed but Ruth said, 'I will go with you. Your people will be my people and your God will be my God. ' This classic Bible story portrays values of faith, trust in God, compassion, dedication and love through the rich and vibrant illustrations, large text and simple words and sentences in an easy-to-read format for developing readers. The ancestral line of Ruth, from Obed, to Jesse, to King David and a 'long time later, ' Jesus teaches children Ruth is a 'very-great grandma to the Savior of the World' Bible verses and a brief synopsis of Ruth and Naomi complete the traditional biblical account.--The Midwest Book Review