Children’s Book Review: He Meant You to be You
Author: J.J. LeVan
Illustrator: James Newton
Genre: Children’s picture book
For every child who needs to know they are loved by God, and every parent who wants to affirm their unique child.
In this rhyming adventure book, children discover that no matter where they go or what they do, they are loved. From morning to night, through chaos and challenges, God’s unconditional loving care is with them every step of the way. In the end, readers are encouraged to embrace who God made them to be.
“He Meant You to be You” is a beautiful story of all the times and ways in which God loves you, whether things are going well or life is a struggle. This is a cute book with a beautiful message that everyone should read.
J.J. LeVan is a wife and mother whose oldest son was diagnosed with PDD/NOS in 1998. She has since become an advocate for and writer about autism, as well as a Certified Independent Provider for people with special needs. J.J. enjoys spending time with her family in Ohio, drinking fiercely black coffee and filling her three granddogs full of special treats.
I received a complimentary galley of this book from the publishers. My comments are an independent and honest review.