When a charming polar bear cub climbs into bed one night, she asks her Mama a very important question: Where did I come from? As Mama bear tucks her youngest cub under the quilts, she lovingly explains, We wanted you very, very much, and we are so very glad because... God gave us you. Perfect for bedtime, naptime, storytime or anytime, God Gave Us You builds children's self-esteem and assures each one that he or she truly is a treasured gift from the Lord.
Lisa Tawn Bergren is the author of the children's books God Gave us You and its sequel God Gave us Two , as well as several adult novels. She lives in Colorado Springs, CO with her children and husband. From her studio window or nearby her home nestled in the Shenandoah Mountains of West Virginia, Laura Bryant saw deer, fox, ducks, bats, possum, squirrels, skunks, and even a bear - all while she was illustrating this book! Laura is an award-winning children's book illustrator who loves to celebrate visually the beauty and intimacy of nature. Her hope is that children see their connection to the natural world as well as the love and warmth of their own parent.