Author Sharon Farritor Raimondo's Newly Released "Audi and the Whale" Reminds Young Readers About the Importance of Obedience

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“Audi and the Whale” from Christian Faith Publishing author Sharon Farritor Raimondo is a tale about a young turtle who helps God answer Jonah’s prayer in his darkest hours through comfort. “Audi and the Whale” teaches young readers the need to be obedient and the reward of freedom.

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“Audi and the Whale”: a story that reminds young readers about the importance of obedience. “Audi and the Whale” is the creation of published author, Sharon Farritor Raimondo, a novelist and children’s story author who is also a fourth generation Nebraskan. Sharon is the author of “Martus and the Cave” and “Big Sky,” which is a Depression-era historical fiction. She holds a BA in English. Sharon is also a member of the Nebraska Writer’s Guild and the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She likes and participates in local writing clubs. Sharon lives in Nebraska with her husband and two sons.

“Based on the Bible story of Jonah and the Whale and the biblical truths: ‘Please obey the LORD in what I am saying to you, that it may go well with you and you may live….’ (Jeremiah 38:20) and ‘Now the LORD had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah. And Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights….’ (Jonah 1:17).” --Sharon Farritor Raimondo

Published by Christian Faith Publishing, Sharon Farritor Raimondo’s new book is a story about obedience and all the challenges it entails.

Audi is a playful, young sea turtle who finds himself in desperate times when he is swallowed by a whale. Fortunately for Audi, he is not alone. He did not know it, but the tiny turtle was on a mission from God.

Jonah’s prayer for comfort is answered in Audi. Nothing could have prepared this miniature sea turtle for his amazing adventure. By obeying God’s prompting, Audi experiences the blessings that comes with it.

View a synopsis of “Audi and the Whale” on YouTube.

Consumers can purchase “Audi and the Whale” at traditional brick & mortar bookstores, or online at, Apple iTunes store, Kobo or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or inquiries about “Audi and the Whale”, contact the Christian Faith Publishing media department at 866-554-0919.

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