Coming of Age by Sarah Levete
  

Synopsis

Coming of Age by Sarah Levete

This book gives an in-depth look at interesting aspects of coming of age and raises topical issues surrounding this key moment in a young person's life. It includes significant passages from holy texts that are read to mark coming of age and a summary chart lists the different rituals and practices of a variety of religions including Judaism, Islam, Hindu and Christian as well as secular cultures, so they can be easily compared. Part of the Journey of Life series which looks at the rites of birth, coming of age, marriage and death, and how religions and cultures celebrate them.

About the Author

Sarah Levete has written numerous titles, on a lot of different subjects, for children. Her many books include educational titles for children about science, world affairs, religion, history and social issues. When she is not writing, Sarah also teaches young people and adults. She lives in Oxford with her husband and children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Sarah Levete
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Publisher

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

Publication date

8th October 2015

ISBN

9780750296533


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