Best Children’s Christian Early Readers Fiction Books

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1. The Thief Who Stole Heaven

Author: by Raymond Arroyo
Published at: Sophia Institute Press; Illustrated edition (March 9, 2021)
ISBN: 978-1644132388

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Just in time for the Lent/Easter season, comes The Thief Who Stole Heaven, the follow up story to New York Times, USA Today and Amazon Bestseller: The Spider Who Saved Christmas. Once again, bestselling author and broadcaster, Raymond Arroyo provides readers with a cinematic, adventurous holiday story based on ancient legends filled with deeper themes.

The Thief Who Stole Heaven introduces audiences to the largely hidden character of The Good Thief. Bridging the gap between Christmas and Easter, this unique story brings to life a compelling redemption story that is destined to be treasured and revisited year after year.


2. The Berenstain Bears' Easter Sunday (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Mike Berenstain

Zonderkidz (January 5, 2016)

24 pages

4 – 8 years

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Young readers will understand the true meaning behind the celebration of Easter in this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books. Join Mama, Papa, Brother, Sister, and Honey as they go to church services, have an Easter treasure hunt, and learn about Easter.

The Berenstain Bears’ Easter Sundaypart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers ages 4-8Reading out loud at home or in church small groupsSparking age appropriate conversations about the true meaning behind the celebration of EasterThe Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain as part of the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date


3. The Berenstain Bears Patience, Please (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Mike Berenstain

Zonderkidz

24 pages

4 – 8 years

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Young readers will develop an understanding of the virtues of trust and patience in this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books. Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear teach children how to develop patience through their gardening experience.

The Berenstain Bears Patience, Pleasepart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers, ages 4-8Reading out loud at home or in a classroomEncouraging age appropriate discussions about patience and self-controlThe Berenstain Bears Patience, Please:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain with the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date


4. The Berenstain Bears: Kindness Counts (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Jan Berenstain

Zonderkidz

32 pages

9780310712572

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Teaching your child about kindness can be challenging. In this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books, young readers will learn how to treat others with kindness. Children will discover ways to implement traditional values and share God’s goodness.

The Berenstain Bears: Kindness Countspart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers, ages 4-8Reading out loud at home or in a classroomStarting conversations with children about kindness, generosity, and graceThe Berenstain Bears: Kindness Counts:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain with the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date


5. The Secret of the Hidden Scrolls: The Beginning, Book 1 (The Secret of the Hidden Scrolls, 1)

Author: by M. J. Thomas
Published at: WorthyKids; Illustrated edition (August 8, 2017)
ISBN: 978-0824956844

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A mysterious scroll transports a brother and sister back in time to God’s creation of the world in the first installment of this action-packed chapter book series for emerging readers. The Secret of the Hidden Scrolls series follows siblings Peter and Mary and their dog, Hank, as they discover ancient scrolls that transport them back to key moments in biblical history.

In the first adventure in the series, Peter and Mary find themselves witnesses to the creation of the world just as God is speaking it into existence. Can they unlock the mystery of the scrolls before they get trapped in history forever?

Children will discover the answer as the two characters ride rhinos, meet the angel Michael, and talk to a certain snake in the Garden of Eden. Riveting text and engaging illustrations bring this beloved Bible story to riotous life.


6. The First Easter (Easter Board Books)

Author: by Jesslyn DeBoer

Zonderkidz

12 pages

Baby – 4 years

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This egg-shaped board book is a great addition to any Easter basket, telling the story of Jesus’s resurrection through the eyes of a little lamb in a way even the youngest child can understand. The First Easter:is the ideal size for gift-giving and Easter basketshelps little ones understand what happened at the empty tombeasily fits into a travel bag for reading on the gogently instills the reason for EasterWith simple text and sweet illustrations, this board book is the perfect size for little handsand a wonderful Easter gift.

Toddlers and preschoolers will delight in the biblical story of Easter, told in engaging and age-appropriate language.


7. The Berenstain Bears and the Golden Rule (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Mike Berenstain

Zonderkidz

32 pages

4 – 8 years

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As a child, how did you learn about the Golden Rule? Young readers will learn the importance of treating others as they want to be treated in this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books. Children will discover choosing to be kind may not always be the easy choice.

But it is always the right one. The Berenstain Bears and the Golden Rulepart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers, ages 4-8Reading out loud at home or in a classroomSmall group discussions and lessons highlighting Matthew 7:12: Do to others what you would have them do to you.

Encouraging important conversations about right and wrongThe Berenstain Bears and the Golden Rule:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain with the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date


8. Dios te bendiga y buenas noches (Spanish Edition)

Author: by Hannah Hall
Published at: Grupo Nelson; Brdbk edition (June 23, 2015)
ISBN: 978-0718041960

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Este dulce libro se asegurar de que su pequeo se duerma sintindose seguro y amado. Las historias enDios te bendiga y buenas noches les recuerdan a lospequeos soolientos de las bendiciones de Dios y lo amados que son. Estas encantadoras historias con rimas llevan a los lectores a travs de varias escenas de animales arropaditos que se estn preparando para la cama.

Las dulces rimas, a veces bobas, y las adorables ilustraciones seguramente harn que este libro sea una parte favorita de la rutina de la hora de dormir para los padres y los nios. Dios te bendiga y buenas noches:Prepara a los nios para un sueo tranquilo y seguroLas frases que riman son divertidas para los pequeitosEl dulce ritual antes de dormir fortalece los lazos entre padres e hijosIncluye hermosas ilustraciones que a los nios les encantarnGod Bless You and Good NightThis sweet book will make sure your little one falls to sleep feeling secure and loved.

In God Bless You and Good Night, sleepy little ones are reminded of God’s blessings and how much they are loved. The delightful rhyming story takes readers through several scenes of snuggly animals who are getting ready for bed. These sweet, sometimes silly rhymes and adorable art are sure to make God Bless You and Good Night a favorite part of the bedtime ritual for parents and children.


9. The Berenstain Bears Do the Right Thing (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Mike Berenstain

Zonderkidz

24 pages

4 – 8 years

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In The Berenstain Bears Do the Right Thing, Sister Bear finds herself in possession of a one-of-a-kind doll that doesn’t belong to her. After talking with Brother Bear, will she listen to her conscience and do the right thing? This fun, new book in the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights seriesbeloved by parents, grandparents, children, and grandchildren alikewill earn a spot on your child’s bookshelf.But not for long!

Your children will want to read along with you again and again as the kid-friendly text and easy-to-read, easy-to-remember Scripture verses teach valuable life lessons, and encourage discussion. Parents and grandparents looking for a Bible-based, read aloud story that encourages faith in Jesus and instills a love of reading in their children and grandchildren need look no further than the newest book in the Living Lights seriesBerenstain Bears Do the Right Thing.

10. The Berenstain Bears The Very First Easter (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Jan Berenstain

Zonderkidz

24 pages

4 – 8 years

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Celebrate Jesus’ final days on Earth and His Resurrection in a way only the beloved Berenstain Bears family can. Join Mama, Papa, Brother, Sister, and Honey as they take you down that fond and familiar sunny dirt road, deep in Bear Country to discover the story of the very first Easter.

Featuring the precious artwork that has made The Berenstain Bears a treasured childhood favorite for nearly six decades, see the very first Easter from the heartwarming Berenstain Bear’s point of viewfrom Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem to the Last Supper to the risen Lord’s first appearance on Easter Sunday.

This holiday must-read is written and hand drawn by Mike Berenstain, the son of the creators of The Berenstain Bears, Stan and Jan Berenstain. It contains all the wholesome and heartfelt lessons you remember and that your children will remember too.

What How the Grinch Stole Christmas is to Christmas and It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is to Halloween is what this addition to the trusted Living Lights series is to one of the most holy, joy-filled holidays. It’s just not Easter until you and your family read The Berenstain Bears The Very First Easter.

11. The Berenstain Bears Show Some Respect (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Jan Berenstain

Zonderkidz

32 pages

4 – 8 years

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Young readers will understand how to show genuine respect to their elders in this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books. Children will learn how simple biblical principles are the building blocks to creating respectful behavior. The Berenstain Bears Show Some Respectpart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers, ages 4-8Reading out loud at home or in classroomsTeaching children about using mannersCreating age appropriate discussions on how to treat people with respect and develop positive character traitsThe Berenstain Bears Show Some Respect:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain with the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date

12. Ancient Adventures: 20 Epic Stories from the Bible

Author: by Jimmy Lynn
Published at: Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream (October 10, 2018)
ISBN: 978-1949474220

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You’ve never seen these EPIC Bible stories portrayed like this before… Join us on an exciting journey through ancient times and discover some of the most famous adventures from the bible. From Adam and Eve… To Noah and his tremendous Ark….

These characters are sure to jump off the pages and keep your family entertained for hours!

13. The Secret of the Hidden Scrolls: Race to the Ark, Book 2 (The Secret of the Hidden Scrolls, 2)

Author: by M. J. Thomas
Published at: WorthyKids; Illustrated edition (August 8, 2017)
ISBN: 978-0824956851

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In their second time-traveling adventure, siblings Peter and Mary get sent back to the time of Noah just days before the flood comes. The Secret of the Hidden Scrolls series follows siblings Peter and Mary and their dog, Hank, as they discover ancient scrolls that transport them back to key moments in biblical history.

In Race to the Ark, Peter, Mary, and their faithful dog Hank travel back to the time of Noah. With only seven days to solve the riddle of the scroll and escape the impending flood, Peter, Mary, and Hank must race to help Noah and his family finish the ark.

Along their journey, Peter and Mary evade a group of young ruffians and ultimately come face to face with the Dark Ruler, an evil man who reminds them of a snake they met in the Garden of Eden. Enthralling action and compelling illustrations will have children glued to the pages of this rambunctious Bible-based story.

14. Ten Little Night Stars

Author: by Deb Gruelle

Zonderkidz

22 pages

Baby – 4 years

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Ten Little Night Stars is a sweet bedtime counting book perfect for the youngest readers. One by one the stars come out in the night sky, as cute and cuddly animals go through their bedtime routines. Written by Deb Gruelle, great-great-grand-niece of Johnny Gruelle, the creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy, Ten Little Night Stars is the perfect bedtime story for parents and children alike.

This board book will: Encourage children with interactive and engaging rhymes Take them through bath time, story time and sleep Teach children about routines and bedtime prayers Ten Little Night Stars is for: Ages: Babies-5 Children beginning new bedtime routines or struggling with going to sleep

15. The Berenstain Bears' Valentine Blessings (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)

Author: by Mike Berenstain

Zonderkidz

24 pages

4 – 8 years

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A new Berenstain Bears Living Lights book perfect for Valentine’s Day! In The Berenstain Bears’ Valentine Blessings, young readers and Sister Bear find out that Brother Bear has a secret admirer! Sweetie Bear has sent him a valentine card, complete with pink hearts and flowers.

What will tough, hockey-playing Brother do about this and his teasing sister? But Papa Bear steps in to save the day, telling the cubs a story about another set of young cubs and a secret admirer Papa and Mama Bear!

And he reminds the cubs that all love comes from God, who is love. The Berenstain Bears’ Valentine Blessings:The bestselling and beloved Berenstain Bears brandLiving Lights seriesProven tradition of teaching children valuable life lessons in a fun and creative wayIncludes a sheet of colorful stickers featuring the whole Bear family

16. Daddy Loves You

Author: by Kieran Lenahan
Published at: Independently published (March 1, 2021)
ISBN: 979-8696245669

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Written for all children – foster, adopted, and biological – Daddy Loves You is a reminder that no matter your circumstances, there is a heavenly Father out there who loves you unconditionally. In this rhyming, easy-to-read story, your little one will learn just how deeply they are loved by their Dad!

And a portion of all proceeds from the book are donated to US-based organizations supporting foster children! Dads everywhere will enjoy telling their little ones how much they are loved, even when they make mistakes or find themselves wandering. The story follows two sheep (father and son) through ups and downs, but you’ll also notice an ever-present shepherd always looking on with a smile!

Daddy Loves You makes a PERFECT gift for new parents around the world to enjoy with their children! Grab a copy or two for the new foster, adoptive, or biological dads in your life! Author Kieran Lenahan wears many hats including entrepreneur, business coach, children’s book author, husband, and dad to his foster son C and baby girl Cali Sue.