Tim Dowley - Author

About the Author

Dr Tim Dowley is a historian and a prolific author and editor of Bible resources for adults and children. He has also written popular biographies of J.S. Bach and Robert Schumann. He lives with his wife and three children in Dulwich, south London.

Featured books by Tim Dowley

Other books by Tim Dowley

Bible Animals Stencil Activity Pack

Bible Animals Stencil Activity Pack

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 21/04/2017

A pack of animal fun! Contents: Six chunky card stencils of animals, which can be used for making pictures, cards, decorations, and more. A brightly illustrated collection of six animal stories from the Bible. A small format colouring booklet.

Bible Adventures

Bible Adventures

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/02/2017

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around the exciting adventures in the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Stories Jesus Told

Stories Jesus Told

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/02/2017

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around the stories Jesus told. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

More Great Bible Stories

More Great Bible Stories

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/02/2017

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around the greatest stories in the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Bible Children

Bible Children

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/02/2017

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around children in the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Bible People

Bible People

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/02/2017

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around people from the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Would You Like to Know? Collection The Complete Collection

Would You Like to Know? Collection The Complete Collection

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2017

Six small volumes offering answers to children's big questions about God, the Bible, prayer, Jesus, Christmas, and Easter, collected together in a little slipcase. Illustrated with charming pictures of families and children, this collection makes a wonderful gift or award.

Would you like to know about God?

Would you like to know about God?

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/08/2016

The team behind the popular Would You Like to Know? series has added a new title, offering answers to some of the biggest and most important questions a child can ask. It begins with a simple introduction to God, and continues to cover questions such as Who is God?, What does God Look Like? What does God do? and ends with a reminder that `We can be safe in his love forever. God is for always. And he never changes!' The book includes a presentation page and it makes a fantastic little gift or award.

Bible Kings & Queens

Bible Kings & Queens

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2016

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around stories about the kings and queens in the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Bible Animals

Bible Animals

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2016

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around stories about the animals in the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

The Story of Jesus

The Story of Jesus

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2016

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around events from Jesus's life. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Great Bible Stories

Great Bible Stories

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2016

A fantastically fun-filled little book great for journeys, Sunday schools, awards, or a rainy day! All the puzzles and activities are based around the greatest stories in the Bible. The activities include dot-to-dot, spot the difference, colouring, match the pairs, put the story in the right order, mazes, complete the drawing, spot the deliberate mistakes. At the bottom of the page the story that the activity is from is explained, and a Bible reference included. Sometimes there is a bonus question for more puzzling fun!

Would You Like to Know the Story of Easter?

Would You Like to Know the Story of Easter?

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/09/2015

From the same author and illustrator as the popular Would You Like to Know Jesus?, and Would You Like to Know the Bible?, this little paperback book explains to children the importance of the Easter story and its meaning, complete with a page of notes for parents. Includes a presentation page and makes a fantastic little gift or award.

My First Story of Christmas

My First Story of Christmas

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2014

This Christmas book helps young children understand the true meaning of the Christmas season with clear and simple text. The carefully written story is brought to life by the endearing illustrations of artist Roger Langton. My First Story of Christmas is full of delightful and colourful artwork that joyfully depicts the wondrous story of Jesus' birth.

My First Bible

My First Bible

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Hardback Release Date: 18/10/2013

Delightfully illustrated by imaginative children's illustrator Roger Langton, this simple retelling of some of the favourite Bible stories makes this an ideal gift for 4 - 7 year olds. Carefully written with just one or two sentences per page and text cleverly integrated with memorable colour illustrations, My First Bible is a book to treasure.

Jumbo Bible Activity Book 4

Jumbo Bible Activity Book 4

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/02/2013

The fourth fun bumper activity book in this series, packed with puzzles, pictures, dot-to-dots, hidden objects and your favourite Bible stories that will keep even the most inquisitive young minds busy! Fun for all the family as they learn and play.

Easter Activity Fun

Easter Activity Fun

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2013

A fun bumper activity book packed with puzzles, pictures, dot-to-dots, hidden objects and your favourite bible stories that will keep even the most inquisitive young minds busy! Fun for all the family as they learn and play.

Candle Atlas of the Bible

Candle Atlas of the Bible

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/03/2012

An invaluable Bible Atlas for the Bible reader and student, with 79 original, full-colour maps of Bible lands. Maps are carefully annotated to show the routes of the great travellers such as Abraham, Moses and Paul; major battles, migrations and invasions; and include explanatory captions detailing the significance of each noted location. Richly illustrated in full-colour throughout - with photographs, charts and diagrams - the text clearly chronicles the story of God's people from the call of Abraham to the early spread of the Christian church.

The Tabernacle

The Tabernacle

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2010

Discover the remarkable story of Tabernacle shrine, from its origins in the desert to the building of a permanent Temple, using this detailed and fully illustrated guide. Readers will learn the Tabernacle's purpose, what it looked like, its relationship to the Temple, what became of the Ark of the Covenant, and whether or not the Tabernacle has any significance for Christians today.

Bible Atlas

Bible Atlas

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2010

The Bible is full of journeys, from Abraham's epic journey from Ur to the Land of Canaan, to the Hebrew's journey from slavery in Eqypt to the Promised Land. But what exactly was Mesopotamia, and where did Moses cross the Red Sea? This unique guide answers these questions, along with many others, using more than 30 colourful maps to provide an accessible backdrop to the Bible narrative.

The Story of the Bible

The Story of the Bible

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/02/2010

Ideal introduction to the fascinating story of how the world's most popular book was written, and how it has survived and been passed down to us today.

The World of the Bible

The World of the Bible

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/02/2010

Where did the Jewish nation come from? Which route did the Hebrews take through the Wilderness? What did Solomon's Temple look like? How did people dress in Bible times? The answers to these, and many more, intriguing questions are answered in this invaluable introduction to God's Word for students, youth groups, and beginning Christians.

Bible Facts and Figures

Bible Facts and Figures

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/02/2010

How many double-decker buses could have fit into Noah's Ark? Which Bible character is mentioned most times in Scripture? Where should you look in your Bible when you need peace? Who were the judges of Israel, and what did they do? Answers to all these fascinating questions and many more are to be found in this treasury of Biblical information, designed for beginners, but useful for all students of the Bible.

Ultimate Bible Quiz

Ultimate Bible Quiz

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 24/10/2008

The Ultimate Bible Quiz is a great way to explore the Old and New Testament and is an ideal addition to the Candle Discovery Series.With 100 Quizzes and 1000 questions, each quiz is graded 1 - 5 in difficulty and has a varied range of topics for all the family to enjoy e.g. Food, Odd one out, Husbands and Wives, Who, Where, What? And many more.

More 365 Activities for Kids

More 365 Activities for Kids

Author: Tim Dowley Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 01/09/2005

Kids will have great fun in trying to complete a page for every day of the year. Read the Bible story, do the activity and read the relevant passage in your Bible. This popular format is repeated with even more activities. With various forms of activity children are encouraged to look at their Bible each day. Includes: Puzzles, Mazes, Spot-the-difference, Find-the-mistake, Colour me pictures, Find the odd-one-out.

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