In this innovative and faithful retelling of a classic Bible story, children 2-5 years old will discover what happened when God told a very grumpy prophet to go to a very bad city. Children will learn that God is kind and loving and longs to save people.
It teaches some interesting linguistic skills to children. It contains bright, vivid, fun-filled illustrations by Jennifer Davison.
Tim Thornborough is the founder and Publishing Director of The Good Book Company. He is series editor of Explore Bible-reading notes, and has contributed to many books published by the Good Book Company and others. He is married to Kathy and has three adult daughters.
Jennifer Davison is an illustrator from Northern Ireland. She works at home, in her little studio packed full of children’s books and toys. Jennifer has worked in the animation industry but she recently left to pursue her passion for children’s picture books.
"Tim Thornborough once again imparts biblical truth with winsome appeal. Ever wonder how to teach your child that God always welcomes repentant sinners? Read Jonah and the very Big Fish to find out!" - Barbara Reaoch, Children's Director, Bible Study Fellowship