Edited by Katie Warner, Illustrated by Meg Whalen
Cloud of Witnesses: A Child’s First Book of Saints will be your child’s favorite introduction to friendship with the saints in heaven—and probably yours, too! Filled with simple but profound lessons from well-known saints, each page will give your child a short, memorable quote accompanied by a beautiful illustration of the saint who spoke or wrote it. Get ready to fall in love with the wisdom, colors, images, and holy men and women in these pages!
Author Katie Warner, full-time Catholic wife and mom, has extensive experience sharing the Catholic faith through writing, speaking, and teaching. Through KatieWarner.com, she offers creative resources to raise faith-filled families. Katie is the author of Head & Heart and a popular prayer journal series, the most well-known being A Parent Who Prays. She holds a graduate degree in Catholic Theology from the Augustine Institute, is a correspondent for the National Catholic Register, the Communication Manager for Catholics Come Home, and a national Catholic speaker and TV segment host.
Illustrator Meg Whalen studied illustration at Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design and has a graduate degree in theology from the Augustine Institute in Denver, where she met Katie. As a child she was captivated by the many books her parents read to her and by the Sunday comics, especially Calvin & Hobbes, which inspired her own childhood comic strip. Drawn to the beauty of children’s book illustrations, she is eager to create beautiful picture books for the New Evangelization. She now lives in Florida with her husband and daughter, a budding artist herself. This is Meg’s first picture book.
Board Book, 2018