Animals of the Bible by Mary Hoffman
  

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Animals of the Bible by Mary Hoffman

Lions, sheep, a serpent, ravens, a dove, a whale, plagues of frogs and locusts - creatures of all shapes and sizes make their way through some of the most colourful stories in the Old Testament. In ten vivid retellings, Mary Hoffman shows how animals have confronted, helped and inspired Old Testament figures, accompanied by Jackie Morris's beautiful watercolour illustrations.

About the Author

Mary Hoffman

Mary Hoffman has written over 100 books for children. Amazing Grace, commended for the Kate Greenaway medal, and its sequels has sold over 1.5 million copies. As well as the successful Stravaganza sequence of teenage novels, translated into over thirty languages, The Great Big Books series of information books for younger readers, illustrated by Ros Asquith has done very well. The first, The Great Big Book of Families, won the inaugural SLA Information Book Award in the under 7s category.

Mary loves to write historical fiction and her books for Bloomsbury - The Falconer’s Knot, Troubadour and David - have been followed by Shakespeare’s Ghost and now The Ravenmaster’s Boy. She runs a widely-read blog called The History Girls: http://the-history-girls.blogspot.com

Mary is an Honorary Fellow of the Library Association (CILIP) and lives in Oxfordshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Mary Hoffman
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Author's Website

www.maryhoffman.co.uk

Publisher

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st September 2003

ISBN

9780711218871


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