Relive these amazing stories with your children for an unforgettable story time that will surely bring about great memories, foundational teaching, and life lessons that will leave a lasting impacting. Fred Crump, Jr. has touched thousands of children's lives, first as an art teacher for 32 years, and then as the author and illustrator of more than 40 children's books featuring African American characters, including Three Little Brown Piggies, Three Kings and a Star, Little Mermaid, and The Brave Toy Soldier.
Great for children ages 2-10
- Three Little Brown Piggies (softcover)- Updated for contemporary children of color, this classic story features the ultra-hip Punky, Pokey and Picky brother pigs.
- Three Kings and a Star (softcover)- This vibrantly illustrated book tells the true story of Christmas. Kids will meet the three wise men and follow the story of the nativity from the angel's announcement to the gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. Your children will learn about the obedience of Mary & Joseph, the journey to Bethlehem, King Herod's plot and God's gift to the world. Beautiful, full-color art demonstrates the miracle of Jesus' incarnation.
- Little Mermaid (softcover)- Sea Princess Ondina longs for life on land in this new cultural adaptation of the popular children's story, The Little Mermaid. This much-loved fairytale has been illustrated and updated specifically for children of color and will be enjoyed by children ages 4-9 and their parents.
- Brave Toy Soldier (softcover) –Joshua and his sister Kanisha shared a playroom but could not seem to have fun together, instead they quarreled non-stop. Through their very real toys, Bonita the ballerina and Sam the brave toy soldier, these siblings learn to love and get along with each other. Ideal for children ages 4-10 and their parents.
Original price $65