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Feb 02, 2004
| ISBN 9780756602611
| Middle Grade (10 and up)
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Feb 02, 2004 | ISBN 9780756602611 | Middle Grade (10 and up)
The Bible is presented in a truly stunning visual format for families to enjoy together. The classic stories are retold in simple, accessible text for children, while beautiful illustrations bring the words to life.
Younger readers can make their own literary pilgrimage to sacred sites of religious significance, from the peak of Mount Sinai to the shores of the Sea of Galilee. Supported by the input of education experts and religious consultants, this collection of influential and inspiring stories from the Old and New Testaments help children to learn and interpret the messages and meanings of the Bible. Major events, including the creation, the nativity, and the resurrection, are covered in glorious depth and detail.
Colorful photographs and illustrations of key people and places, together with geographical maps of locations in the Bible, provide fresh insight and aid understanding. Important quotations from the King James Bible are included with useful references to chapter and verse. This family favorite is a perfect gift for children and a continuing source of learning to return to time and time again.
SELINA HASTINGS is the author of Nancy Mitford, Evelyn Waugh, Rosamond Lehmann, and The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and has been a judge for a number of literary awards, including the Booker… More about Selina Hastings
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