Author: Beth Barnhill
The Havalots Brief Summary
The Havalots have their eyes opened to a new life discovering that they, as businesspeople, were living a successful but superficial existence and that everything material is meaningless. Where life really comes alive is in the beauty of community and kindness shared. When all is lost through much spending and impressing customers and business associates, people come to the Havalot’s rescue through tangible acts of kindness. Mr. and Mrs. Havalot experience a change of heart and resolve to enjoy their newfound friendships which strengthens their community.
This book is beautifully illustrated, appealing to all ages and features an expanded vocabulary section in the back of the book called “Learning Words, Terms and Phrases for Young Thinkers” referring to colored text throughout the book.
Beth Lynn Barnhill has been a successful business owner for the past 17 years. She has also worked in Children’s Ministry and had a 25-year career in retail management. As a graduate of Bliss Business College, Kathleen Busch’s Professional School of Modeling and a student of Kent State University, she is constantly learning and setting new and higher personal and business goals.
Passionate about her faith in God, she loves serving at her church and spending time with her husband
and family. Besides her newly discovered love of writing, she enjoys working out and healthy eating and absolutely anything creative. Her daughter teamed up with her as the illustrator of The Havalot series of children’s books which has brought her special joy. She and her husband Donald are blessed with 3 married children (who added special additions to the family) and 3 grandchildren in addition to several foster grandchildren that will always be in her heart.