FRANCES J. ROBERTS (1918-2009) is
best known for her classic devotional Come Away My Beloved. She founded
The King’s Press in 1964, where she authored and published Come Away and
eight other books, selling over 1.5 million copies in the last 30 years.
After graduating from Moody Bible
Institute in 1938, Roberts served as Florida’s state director for Child Evangelism
Fellowship, writing the popular “Wordless Book Song” during her tenure there.
An accomplished musician with eighty-eight published hymns, Roberts also taught
at a Spanish mission school and worked as a professional accompanist,
performing at various churches.
Kivar, 252 pages.