March LDS nonfiction: Variety is the spice of life

March Radiant 2015Of our six LDS nonfiction releases this month, there’s sure to be at least one that tickles your fancy. Watch for each of these titles wherever LDS books are sold on March 10.

I-Hope-they-call-me-on-a-Mission_9781462115518I Hope They Call Me on a Mission
by Benjamin Hyrum White,
illustrated by Corey Egbert

It’s never too young to prepare! This charmingly illustrated picture book teaches children what it’s like to be a missionary, from riding a bike to studying the gospel to having a companion, and everything they can do now to be ready so that when the time comes, they’ll be the best missionaries they can be. Colorful and cute, it’s a perfect gift for baptisms and birthdays.

A Mother’s Greatest Gift” by Heidi PoelmanMothers-Greatest-Gift-9781462116058

You don’t need to be an expert to be a good mom; you just need the Lord’s help. Learn how to seek out the best parenting Guide–the Holy Ghost–in this insightful and inspiring book. With personal stories, research, and interviews, this is every mother’s must-read handbook for finding answers and keeping the Spirit in her home.

Raising-an-Army-of-Helaman's-Warriors_9781462115617Raising an Army of Helaman’s Warriors
by Mark Ogletree
and Kevin Hinckley

Turn your home into an MTC! With missionaries being called at younger ages and so many distractions and temptations to pull teens astray, parents need a plan to keep their kids on the missionary track. This practical, testimony-building approach to mission prep is perfect for parents and leaders. Start now so they can serve honorably and spread the word to all the world!

The Olive Tree: An Artistic Adaptation
by Christine Layton Graham,Olive-Tree_9781462116300
Joan Layton Merrell, Carol Layton Ogden

Savor a unique scriptural experience with this beautiful book that combines text adapted from Jacob 5 with stunning artwork and calligraphy. A gorgeous addition to any LDS home, it will enhance your understanding of the exquisite symbolism in this significant story.

Parenting-Principles_9781462115228Parenting Principles: 31 Teachings to Raise Children in Righteousness
by David A. Christensen

Give your children a bright future in today’s dark world. Parent with confidence and love with these inspiring stories, poignant personal experiences, quotes from prophets and apostles, and scriptures to study. This uplifting book includes a full month of daily devotionals you can read together and will help you establish the gospel habits your family needs for a lifetime of happiness.

Tell Me About It, Sister!” by Andrea Faulkner WilliamsTell-me-About-it-Sister!_9781462116508

Stay spiritually strong your whole life long! This unique guide for returned sister missionaries provides counsel to help you transition into post-mission life. Filled with self-assessment quizzes, journal prompt questions, scripture study suggestions, and personal experiences from over 200 sister missionaries, this book will teach you how to make the most of life after your mission.