Christian Biographies for Young Readers
The Simonetta Carr set
The current set of all 12 of Simonetta Carr’s skillful and beautiful Christian Biographies for Young Readers — on the lives of all these:
- John Bunyan (newest volume – July 2020)
- John Owen
- John Newton
- Irenaeus of Lyons
- Peter Martyr Vermigli
- Martin Luther
- John Knox
- Lady Jane Grey
- John Calvin
- B. B. Warfield
- Augustine of Hippo
- Julia Gonzaga
These volumes are temporarily out of print. We hope they will be back soon, once funds are raised to print them again:
- Anselm of Canterbury
- Marie Durand
- Jonathan Edwards
A great series to get started on, which author and church historian Simonetta Carr plans to continue the series with a new volume each year!
The Christian Biographies for Young Readers introduces children to important people in the Christian tradition. Parents and school teachers alike will welcome the excellent educational value it provides for students, while the quality of the publication and the artwork make each volume a keepsake for generations to come. Furthermore, the books in the series go beyond the simple story of someone’s life by teaching young readers the historical and theological relevance of each character.
“Another excellent historical biography from the hand of Simonetta Carr. I am fast becoming a real fan of Simonetta’s writing!” -— Michael A. G. Haykin, professor of Church History, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky
This set of artistically designed, historically accurate biographies for young people introduces children to the life and times of those who preceded us in the faith. Your children can learn about these key individuals of church history. A growing series that is sure to continue to be a lasting blessing. Almost 25% off when bought as a set!
About the Author
Simonetta Carr was born in Italy and has lived and worked in different cultures. A former elementary school teacher, she has home-schooled her eight children for many years. She has written for newspapers and magazines around the world and has translated the works of several Christian authors into Italian. Presently, she lives in San Diego with her husband, Thomas, and family. She is a member and Sunday school teacher at Christ United Reformed Church.