Children long to hear they’re special and loved.
Just in Case You Ever Wonder assures them that as they
grow and change, in both good and bad times, you—and
their heavenly Father—will always be on their side
. . . just in case they ever wonder.


The opening lines of Max Lucado's classic book Just in Case You Ever Wonder have made their way into families, story times, and hearts around the world. This award-winning book about the love between a parent and child  has touched lives for more than 25 years. Now the heartfelt assurances of a parent’s love are paired with breathtaking artwork to reach a whole new generation.

Whether you have treasured this classic book for years or are reading it for the first time with your little ones, this timeless reminder of the love between a parent and a child—and ultimately, between God the Father and us—will come to hold a special place in your heart and home.


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'Max has the profound ability to bring heaven to earth with his writings. Unlike any author of our time, he writes about the grand truths of God with an ease and warmth that is so relatable and transformational for us all. This gift is on full display when it comes to his stories for children. I am beyond grateful for Just in Case You Ever Wonder. Every time I read this book to my two little girls, it's another moment to remind them both how much I love them and how much God loves them. What could be better than that? Thank you, Max.' — Chris Tomlin, Dove Award and GRAMMY Award–winning CCM artist with more than 7 million albums sold

'I've always loved the writings of Max Lucado, whether for myself or my children. But that's the thing about Max--his writings are for all of us. This beautiful and touching book will capture the attention of your children and instill in the them the truth of how much their parents love them, and even more, how much their heavenly Father loves them. And as you read this to your little ones, you will be reminding yourself of the same timeless truth. This book is for my children, but it's also for me. — Natalie Grant, seven-time GRAMMY–nominated Christian and gospel artist

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Since entering the ministry in 1978, Max Lucado has served churches in Miami, Florida; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; and San Antonio, Texas.

He currently serves as teaching minister of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio. He is America’s bestselling inspirational author with more than 130 million books in print.