Product Categories +

Administration
Baha'i Introduction
Baha'i Life
Baha'i Publishing Trust US
Children and Youth
eBooks
Miscellaneous Gift Items
History
Institute Materials
Magazines
Music - Audio - DVDs
Sacred and Authoritative Text
Social and World Issues
Teaching
World Languages

For Heaven's Sake (HC)

Product Code: FHSH
Availability: In stock


For Heaven’s Sake

By: Sandy Eisenberg Sasso


People said ‘for heaven’s sake” to Isaiah a lot. Everyone talked about heaven. “Thank Heavens,” “Heaven forbid.” But no one would say what heaven was or where to find it.


After his grandfather died Isaiah was told that Grandpa had gone to heaven. Isaiah wondered exactly where and what heaven was. He became determined to find out, and sought answers from many different people.


In this charming story for children, award-winning author teaches that heaven is often found in the places where you least expect it.


Nondenominational story, not specifically Bahá’í

Reviews

Average Rating:
(based on 1 review)

Showing 1 Review:

RatingReviewerReview
by J. Tyson
on 5/19/2016
from Mercerville, NJ
Not a very clear perspective
A couple of notes for the prospective buyer: 
a) Though this book is for "Ages 4 and up", it is so clearly labeled as such on the back of the book that older children may dismiss it as being too elementary for them.  It should probably NOT be included in the "Ages 6 to 8" category of Children's Books on the website.

b) It should be noted that this is not a Baha'i book (being published by Jewish Lights Publishing).  While it is fine for the Baha'i Bookstore to includes perspectives from those outside of the Faith, this should be noted in the description. Though the book aims to be "multicultural, nondenominational, nonsectarian", in trying to reach everyone, it provides a rather watered-down perspective on heaven and life-after-death, at least in comparison to a Baha'i perspective.  It could be useful as part of an effort to teach children about other perspectives on this topic, but if you're looking for a single book to convey the Baha'i ideas on this topic, this is not the one.
Review and Rate this Item

Recently Viewed

Baha'i World, The 1979-1983: VOL. XVIII
Product Code: BWV18
Price: $42.00
Children of the Kingdom (eBook-ePub)
Product Code: CKEP
Price: $5.99
Pioneer Winds (Originally $15)
Product Code: PWCD
Price: $10.00
American Baha'i, The volume 47 Issue 2
Product Code: AB4702
Price: $3.00

Top Sellers

O God, Guide Me!
Product Code: OGGM
Price: $4.95
Blessed is the Spot
Product Code: BST
Price: $12.00

Featured Products

Blossoms Ayyam-i-Ha Greeting Cards
Product Code: BAGC
Price: $4.50
Immersion Ayyam-i-Ha Greeting Card
Product Code: IAGC
Price: $4.50
Florals Ayyam-i-Ha Greeting Card
Product Code: FAGC
Price: $4.50