This novel is the second book in the Mr. Pipes series, which provides teens with an engaging study of the historical backgrounds of several hymns from the Reformation era. Annie and Drew continue their adventures with Mr. Pipes as they retrace the steps of some of the great hymn writers of the sixteenth century.
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Douglas Bond is author of more than twenty books of historical fiction, biography, devotion, and theology, including two adult novels translated and published by Dutch publishing houses. Bond and his wife Cheryl have been married for more than thirty years and have two daughters, four sons, and two granddaughters.
"From the start of reading Mr Pipes and Psalms and Hymns of the Reformation as a family, out seven children - including an avid young church accompanist and three other musicians - were always eager for the next chapter. Mr. bond skillfully weaves delightful storytelling with good information about composers, lyricists, and sacred music culture of the Reformation in a manner that both intrigues and teaches. There should be more books like this!" - E. Calvin Beisner, Associate Professor, Knox Theological Seminary
"As readers move through Mr. Pipes and Psalms and Hymns of the Reformation, they will not only learn about the fascinating lives of famous hymn writers but will also be encouraged to cultivate an attitude of humble adoration as they approach their Maker." - Michael J. McHugh (from the Preface)