Though he was only twelve years old, young Brother Andrew (1928- ) snuck out late at night, passing out secret messages during World War II to help his native Holland break free from Nazi occupation. Following war's end, Andrew fought eagerly for his country in the Dutch East Indies and then, returning to Holland, discovered a new life of adventure transporting Bibles to countries where they were strictly forbidden. Despite danger and uncertainty, Brother Andrew and his international ministry, Open Doors, continue to take Bibles to closed-off countries throughout the world.
The Heroes for Young Readers series introduces younger children to the lives of Christian heroes. Perfect for read-alouds or early independent readers, children will love the captivating rhyming poems and color illustrations. Recommended for ages 5 to 10.