When Ben and his American family leave their big ranch house and travel to Kenya, they visit a marvelous mud home on the mountainside, where George and his mother live.

Among the mangoes, they learn how to stop yearning for “more” and instead become filled with faith, joy, and contentment!

From author April Graney and illustrator Alida Massari. Recommended for ages 4 and up.

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About The Author

April Graney is the author of The Marvelous Mud House, a whimsical true story about finding contentment and joy based on her family's trip to Kenya. Her passions are pointing her own five children towards the grace of God, serving in ministry at New Life Ranch in Oklahoma with her husband, and teaching children and parents about God's heart for the world and those living in poverty. She enjoys early morning runs with friends, growing tomatoes and herbs, taking naps, drinking coffee, blogging and attempting to be an artist. She has a master's degree in Biblical studies from Dallas Theological Seminary, and has taught Bible study methods to teenagers, and spoken at leadership camps, and mother/daughter retreats. Her blog is www.aprilgraney.com.

Books by April Graney