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The Gift That I Can Give is a heartwarming story that shows how all children can do something today to make a positive impact on others. From simply being kind to giving a loved one an extra-big hug to cheering for a friend, this story will inspire children with countless ways to show God's love. They'll want to read it again and again.
The Gift That I Can Give:
- highlights big gifts and points them back to God, like the ability to sing, play sports, and dance.
- encourages quieter gifts as well, like encouragement, empathy, gratitude, kindness, and sharing God's love.
- is a great bedtime story, grandparent story, or encouraging story to a child who is struggling.
Kathie Lee is a trusted voice who feels like a friend for countless people. With her strong faith, enthusiasm, and playful writing, she appeals to young hearts and encourages them with the message that no one is too young or too small to share their gift with others.
Additional praise for The Gift That I Can Give:
"The pictures are adorable, and the message is so important: teaching kids to be generous with their hearts. I can't wait to read this to my little ones!"
Savannah Guthrie, co-anchor of the Today show and NBC News Chief Legal Correspondent
"Kathie Lee has given us all a gift with the beautiful message in this book: to love and embrace your unique self. It's an important lesson for children and a refreshing reminder for the rest of us."
Siri Daly, author and Today food contributor
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|Publisher:||Nelson, Thomas, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||10.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.40(d)|
|Age Range:||4 - 8 Years|
About the Author
When Julia Seal was five years old, she decided she was going to work either in a shoe shop or draw pictures for a living. Luckily, many years later she graduated with a degree in graphic design and illustration. After working in the greetings-card industry and getting covered in glitter every day, she moved on to her dream job illustrating children's books. She now lives in a small village near Bath with her husband and two children, surrounded by books and inspiration.
Read an Excerpt
I'm one of a kind — I'm my very own ME! Exactly the person God made me to be!
When I was small, Right from the start, God poured out a gift Deep down in my heart.
What is this gift To use as I grow?
When will I see it? How will I know?
God, will You show me This gift I can give As I grow and love And I learn how to live?
Could my gift be A wonderful thing,
Like having the talent To dance or to sing?
Or could my gift be Giving my all And helping my team By passing the ball?
There are so many things That I'm really good at ... But what if my gift Is much different from that?(Continues…)
Excerpted from "The Gift That I Can Give"
Copyright © 2018 Kathie Lee Gifford.
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What People are Saying About This
'It's never too early to get advice from Kathie Lee! This beautiful book is full of life lessons for your little one. My Haley loves it!' Hoda Kotb, Today show co-anchor, Dateline NBC correspondent, and New York Times bestselling author
'The pictures are adorable, and the message is so important: teaching kids to be generous with their hearts. I can't wait to read this to my little ones!' Savannah Guthrie, co-anchor of the Today show and NBC News Chief Legal Correspondent
'My friend Kathie Lee has written a book I can't wait to read to my two girls over and over! Her humor and wit shine on every page as she shares with young readers that they are beautiful just as they are.' Jenna Bush Hager, Today show correspondent, bestselling author, and editor-at-large for Southern Living magazine
'Kathie Lee Gifford has done it again in this most endearing book! The gracious message and adorable illustrations will have your child enamored and inspired. It's my new favorite!' Kimberly Schlapman, Little Big Town
'Kathie Lee has given us all a gift with the beautiful message in this book: to love and embrace your unique self. It's an important lesson for children and a refreshing reminder for the rest of us.' Siri Daly, author and Today food contributor