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Prayer for a Child

Written by Rachel Field & illustrated by Elizabeth Orton Jones
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Nov 1, 1968
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This is a prayer written for one little girl, but it is a prayer for boys and girls all over the world. It is full of the intimate gentleness for familiar things, the love of friends and family, and the kindly protection of God. It carries a universal appeal for all ages and races, and brings to our hearts and minds the deep responsibility of preserving for all times the faith and hopes of little children.

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Who Wrote Prayer for a Child

Rachel Field

Rachel Field</b> wrote <i>A Prayer for a Child </i>for her own daughter, before sharing it with children around the world. Rachel Field’s other books for children include Newbery Medalist <i>Hitty, Her First Hundred Years</i>; <i>Calico Bush</i>; and <i>Hepatica Hawks</i>.</b>

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