Heaven is for Real for Kids Curriculum sparks CNN story
Many times reporters look for trends in certain niches. Within the religion market this has held true for years. Which is why we presented CNN’s Belief Blog with the trend of Heaven books hitting the market all essential started with Colton Burpo’s Heaven is for Real.
Colton’s story, first recorded in The New York Times bestseller Heaven is for Real, has touched over seven million readers. Published in popular kids’ form in November 2011, Heaven is for Real for Kids hit #1 on The New York Times bestseller list and has currently sold over 500,000 copies to young readers. Now Tommy Nelson and Todd Burpo, Colton’s father, have partnered with Group Publishing to create two hands-on resources for kids to help them understand what heaven is really like: Heaven is for Real for Kids: 13 Sunday School Lessons for ages 4-8 and Heaven is for Real for Kids: 4 DVD-based Sunday School Lessons for ages 9-12.