Pioneer Children Sang As They Walked (Hardcover) *
This fascinating storybook illustrates how more than 25,000 children took part in the legendary exodus from Nauvoo, Illionois, to the Salt Lake Valley. Beautiful full-color artwork depicts a variety of scenes in the 1,300-mile journey, from the dangers of crossing rivers to the challenges of ordinary tasks like laundry. The engaging text details everything from equipment and animals used on the trek to games the children played, songs they sang, and prayers they offered. Discussion questions and a glossary of key words encourage family learning and discussion as readers relive this historic, faith-driven journey and discover how children participated every step of the way.