The Lion Classic Bible by Andrea Skevington
  

The Lion Classic Bible

Written by Andrea Skevington
Illustrated by Sophy Williams
Part of the Lion Classic Series

RRP £22.50

Synopsis

The Lion Classic Bible by Andrea Skevington

Stunning in presentation and full in scope, The Lion Classic Bible is an evocative retelling of the Bible's great stories for children. In 12 flowing chapters, Andrea Skevington brings together all the Bible's treasured tales to reveal the overarching story of God and his people. Skilfully crafting her stories with care and consideration for the biblical original yet with the energy of the story front-of-mind, the result is a text with a compelling pace, which is at once fresh and original for new readers, but with an underlying depth and perspective that will delight those already familiar with the stories - whatever their age. Richly coloured full-page illustrations and motifs artwork add warmth and colour throughout. This version of The Lion Classic Bible is given a luxury binding to make an extra-special gift; a quality hardback with a real linen cover with foil effect, gilt edges, and ribbon marker make this a Bible to treasure.

Reviews

Williams

. . . [with] a warm, light-filled quality. -- Publishers Weekly

About the Author

Andrea Skevington studied English at Cambridge University and now lives in Suffolk with her husband and two children. She tells stories to her own children and to others, through voluntary work in schools and as a Sunday School leader. The Little Fir Tree was her first children's book, and her The Lion Classic Bible won the Ultimate Christian Library Book Award 2012. She has been Highly Commended in the Crabbe Memorial Poetry Award. Sophy Williams is a highly sought-after children's books illustrator. For Lion she has illustrated The Nativity Story, The Easter Angels and The Lion Classic Bible.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
256 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Andrea Skevington
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Publisher

Lion Children's Books an imprint of Lion Hudson Plc

Publication date

13th September 2011

ISBN

9780745963310


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