The Children's Illustrated Bible Stories from the Old and New Testaments All the Best-loved Tales from the Bible in Two Volumes, with Over 800 Inspirational Pictures, Context Maps and Photographs by Victoria Parker
  

The Children's Illustrated Bible Stories from the Old and New Testaments All the Best-loved Tales from the Bible in Two Volumes, with Over 800 Inspirational Pictures, Context Maps and Photographs

Written by Victoria Parker
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The Children's Illustrated Bible Stories from the Old and New Testaments All the Best-loved Tales from the Bible in Two Volumes, with Over 800 Inspirational Pictures, Context Maps and Photographs by Victoria Parker

From Adam and Eve, Noah's Ark, and Jonah and the Whale to Jesus on the Sea at Galilee, and the Last Supper, all the best-known stories of the Bible are included. In this title, the stories of the Old and New Testaments are retold in simple language and with explanations of their meanings. It features over 1500 specially commissioned illustrations plus additional fact boxes and maps that will provide the young reader with fascinating historical context. This boxed set brings the people, places and events of the Bible alive for a new generation. Beautiful, classic illustrations capture the atmosphere and drama of the classic stories. The first volume focuses on stories from the Old Testaments, and the second on events in the New Testament and the life of Jesus. Feature panels provide a wealth of facts about everyday life in Bible times. The combination of sensitive retellings and information gives a broad insight into the world of the Bible that will appeal to every reader. Illustrated with over 1500 pictures, and lively retellings to hold the reader's attention, this is sure to become a much-loved family reference.

About the Author

Victoria Parker has worked with children's books, many of which have been shortlisted for literary awards. Janet Dyson is an educational consultant whose specialist area is Religious Education.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
512 pages

Author

Victoria Parker
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Publisher

Armadillo Books an imprint of Anness Publishing

Publication date

25th November 2013

ISBN

9781843229971


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