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email@example.comI KNOW WHO I AMA Joyful Affirmation of Your God-Given IdentityBy Dorena Williamson; Illustrated by Dana SanMarA WaterBrook Hardcover
| On Sale May 16, 2023
From Bestselling Author of CROWNED WITH GLORY and BROWN BABY JESUS Comes an Uplifting Book Showcasing God’s Love for Children Everywhere
Bestselling author Dorena Williamson’s new children’s book, I KNOW WHO I AM (WaterBrook, 5/16/23)
bursts with energy and encouragement, affirming children of every nation, culture and tribe of their God-given identity.
With powerful, yet simple “I am” statements and a diverse range of characters from India, Rwanda, Spain, New Zealand, and many more countries, the book is a beautiful reminder that all children represent the image of God and are deeply loved by Him.
For young readers ages 4-8, I KNOW WHO I AM’
s biblically based affirmative statements are brought to life through Dana SanMar’s bold and vibrant illustrations of scenes across the globe. This inspirational celebration of a young believer’s identity and positive self-image in Christ is a timeless must-have for every church and Christian family.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
is the bestselling author of Brown Baby Jesus, Crowned with Glory,
and more children's books celebrating multiculturalism. She is also a preacher's kid, pastor's wife, and cross-cultural ministry veteran. She and her husband planted Strong Tower Bible Church in Nashville, Tennessee, a faith community passionate about biblical justice and God's diverse kingdom. For more information, please visit dorenawilliamson.com.
ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR
is a Colombian illustrator and graphic designer currently established in Atlanta. She has a BFA in graphic design from her home country and an MFA in illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design. For more information, please visit danasanmar.com.
Suggested Interview Questions for Dorena Williamson
1. What inspired you to write I Know Who I Am
2. Who do you see as the readers of this book?
3. How would you describe the story and the children featured throughout it?
4. Why is it important for children to acknowledge their God-given identities?
5. How can parents help children embrace their God-given identities?
6. As a parent yourself, what has it looked like for you to affirm your children as image bearers of God?
7. What message are you most excited for children to take away from I Know Who I Am
8. What are you working on next?
To schedule an interview or request a review copy, contact Elizabeth Groening
at firstname.lastname@example.org and Chelsea Woodward
Elizabeth Groening, email@example.com