Those of you who have been around a while know I absolutely LOVE books. But they must be quality books. I think there is nothing more frustrating than reading a book only to get to the end and find it was a waste of time.
Even a children’s book can be a dud. But not this one! The Runaway Beignet ($12.34) by Connie Collins Morgan is absolutely adorable!!
Set in New Orleans, you will find the story of The Runaway Beignet similar to The Gingerbread Man. However, in this story there is an added depth. A sweet magic, that can only be found in New Orleans, permeates the pages. The kids and I enjoyed making up music to go along with the sing song chant of the beignet as he runs away from different characters. And my children loved the surprise at the end!
While this is not a Christian book, per se, I do know Connie, the author. I’m proud to say that I went to the same church with her when my husband and I lived in Maryland for a few years. Connie loves Jesus, and she has written a fun, magical story that children will enjoy over and over.
The Runaway Beignet by Connie Collins Morgan receives 5 aliens out of 5 aliens for Family Book Friendliness!!