"...Joan’s description of the gifts that God gives us as precious pearls is right on. Her story about the little girl, Lucy, and the struggles she faced with her writing is a perfect example of how God uses the difficult situations in our lives and turns them to good. He takes the irritations and challenges we face as we work with His gifts and covers them with beautiful layers making them more and more precious and also more and more appreciated..."
Precious Pearl is a delightful children's book by Joan Hughes whose creativity tells a story of gratefulness for our many gifts in life. The main character, Lucy, has always enjoyed writing stories. Her gift for storytelling and the greater gift of friendship become the centerpiece of this book. Lucy is inspired by the Biblical parable of the precious pearl.