The Grasshopper

Xulon Press presents a heartwarming story families can share.

Wilkerson Returns with Another Enchanting Nature Story for Children

Xulon Press presents a heartwarming story families can share.


Author Bessie T. Wilkerson continues to delight her young readers and their families with The Grasshopper ($19.99, paperback, 9781629529998; $21.99, hardcover, 9781630505226; $9.99, e-book, 9781630501006). 


In this original tale, a young Native American boy is intrigued by a grasshopper, its movements and purpose.


“Parents and grandparents will enjoy reading this book to their loved ones. The big, beautiful pictures and the rhyming sentences will have your youngster learning the story in a short time,” said Wilkerson.


Bessie "Terry" Wilkerson is an ordained minister who prefers being outdoors. In 2002 Bessie earned a Master of Education degree in Psychological Studies from Cambridge College. She has worked in the Early Childhood Education/Human Services field for over three decades.  Her other books include: The Hungry Squirrel, My Friend the Wind, My Friend the Rain, and It’s Been a Good Day/Ha sido un buen día.




Xulon Press, a division of Salem Media Group, is the world’s largest Christian self-publisher, with more than 15,000 titles published to date. The Grasshopper is available online through,, and


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