The Marvelous Mustard Seed (Hardcover)
“A child plants a mustard seed in an empty garden. It is an itty-bitty seed. It isn’t anything very special—yet.”
Discover the surprising potential of one small seed in The Marvelous Mustard Seed. Based on Jesus’ parable of the Mustard Seed, this inspiring children’s book shows young readers that one tiny seed—just like one small child—carries a world of potential. The Marvelous Mustard Seed features ethnically diverse characters, and it is ideal for children ages 4-8. A special note for parents and teachers is included.
About the Author
Amy-Jill Levine is University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies, Mary Jane Werthan Professor of Jewish Studies, and Professor of New Testament Studies at Vanderbilt Divinity School and College of Arts and Science. She is the co-author of the popular children’s book Who Counts? 100 Sheep, 10 Coins, and 2 Sons, and author of numerous acclaimed books, including Short Stories by Jesus and The Misunderstood Jew.
Sandy Eisenberg Sasso is the Director of Religion, Spirituality and the Arts Initiative at Butler University and Christian Theological Seminary. She is also Rabbi Emerita of Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, co-author of Who Counts? 100 Sheep, 10 Coins, 2 Sons, and author of other award-winning children’s books.
Margaux Meganck is a freelance artist and children’s book illustrator in Portland, Oregon. She is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the illustrator of the popular children’s book Who Counts? 100 Sheep, 10 Coins, and 2 Sons.