The Book of Books by Trevor Dennis
  

Synopsis

The Book of Books by Trevor Dennis

The great stories of the Old and New Testaments are best understood in the contexts in which they were shaped: contexts which help sift storytelling and history, poetry and prose, chronicle and commentary. Trevor Dennis is an academic theologian with a gift for storytelling. In this highly acclaimed Bible retelling, now available in a new format edition, he goes back to the roots of the biblical writings, bringing fresh insights into the familiar stories in his novelistic retelling. His aim to bring the stories of the Bible alive is achieved in a book which brims with verve, humour and originality, in a style that will appeal to readers of all ages.

Reviews

This extensive re-presentation of the biblical literature is to be welcomed . . .the author's theologicalinvolvement with the material shines through the collection, creating new insights into some of the stories.

About the Author

Trevor Dennis is a theologian known for his Bible storytelling and the author of Keeping God Company, Speaking of God, and The Three Faces of Christ.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
480 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Trevor Dennis
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Publisher

Lion Children's Books an imprint of Lion Hudson Plc

Publication date

1st June 2009

ISBN

9780745969121


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