Mr. Pipes and the British Hymn Makers

Christian Liberty Press, 2000 - 242 páginas
Early teens who love adventure and the Christian faith will enjoy reading this fictional account of two young Americans, Annie and Drew, who are on vacation in England. These young people wind up learning a great deal about famous British hymn writers as they are befriended by an elderly gentleman called Mr. Pipes. They also learn a lot about the value of traditional worship and praise. Grades 6-9.

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Crítica de los usuarios  - homeschoolmimzi - LibraryThing

Sigh. Oh I don't know how many stars to give this book. I wanted to read it b/c I thought it'd be a simple way to learn about the history of some of the great hymns.... in a children's story format ... Leer comentario completo

Excellent fictional history lessons!

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This book (and the whole series) has been thoroughly enjoyed by our family. We have learned a great deal about the history of many hymns and hymn writers, intermingled with a wonderful storyline. We ... Leer comentario completo


Annie and Drew Meet Mr Pipes
Thomas Ken
Isaac Watts
Charles Wesley
William Williams
John Newton
William Cowper
Augustus Toplady and Thomas Kelly
Scottish Hymn Writers
Anglican Hymn Writers
Women Hymn Writers
John Bunyan
Other British Hymn Writers
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