Birth by Dr Jen Green, Ronne Randall
  

Synopsis

Birth by Dr Jen Green, Ronne Randall

Each book explores the ceremonies undertaken by different religions and cultures during birth, coming of age, marriage and death. From the historical background of the rite of passage, through to preparing for the ceremony and the celebrations afterwards, all aspects of these important moments in people's lives are investigated. A chart at the back of the book allows the reader to make simple comparisons between the six main religions.

About the Author

Ronne Randall, originally from New York, has worked in children's publishing since 1980 and has been a freelance editor and author since 1993. She has written more than 150 children's books, published on both sides of the Atlantic. She has a special interest in folklore and fairy tales, and she has an MA in Folklore from Sheffield University. She is married, with one son, and lives in Nottinghamshire, England.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
48 pages

Author

Dr Jen Green, Ronne Randall
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

9th October 2008

ISBN

9780750254540


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