Baptism and Boomerangs by Sherrie L.M. Gavin & Illustrated by Tatiana Lawton is a wonderfull book. Captivating your attention with Australian art and lingo this book brings out a good lesson too. When granddad comes to see Amara’s baptism she begins to worry and wonder what it is like to be baptized. Her grand father teaches her a lesson you and I could both cherish.This book answers common questions kids have about baptism and reminds them that families can be together forever.
About The Author
Sherrie Gavin was Born and Raised in Upstate New York, USA. Always looking for love and adventure, and with a love of writing, she traveled to Australia and fell in love with a true Aussie bloke named Bruce. ‘Struth! They married and had two beautiful daughters who are the loves of their lives.Sherrie has been lucky enough to have contributed to Linda Hoffman Kimballs Relief Society anthologies and The Exponent II.She also thinks that everyone one should try throwing a boomerang at least once.
About The Illustrator
Tatiana Lawton was born in Brisbane, Australia, but was raised up north on the sunny beaches of of the Sunshine Coast She was born with a love for life, art, and storytelling, and her pursuit to study for her degree in film and animation came as no surprise to family and friends.. Moving back to Brisbane,Tatiana completed her four year degree. After finishing this degree She went on to be a free lance artist. Contributing to short films, character designs and storyboards. Tatiana has drawn her inspiration from her Australian heritage and her love for eternal families.
Baptism and boomerangs is fresh, delightful and profound. Written in clear, accessible language, this book puts a new ‘spin’ on the power and purpose of baptism. With unique images, a broad cultural view, and lots of fun this book will be one your kids come back to again and again. – Linda Hoffman Kimball