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Alida Massari - Illustrator

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Other books by Alida Massari

The Firebird

The Firebird

Author: Mairi Mackinnon Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/11/2019

The Russian folktale retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. Prince Ivan sets off in search of the Firebird, which has been stealing his father's golden apples. A story of bravery, determination and magic that has captivated generations, and inspired iconic paintings, music and ballet. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

Children of the Bible

Children of the Bible

Author: Alida Massari Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/03/2019

An elegantly illustrated collection of favourite Bible stories with an interesting twist. Margaret McAllister imaginatively retells these tales from the point of view of the children involved. Alida Massari's illustration style, inspired by ancient art and architecture and full of grace and sophistication, is perfectly suited to the book. A beautiful and informative title.

Children of the Bible

Children of the Bible

Author: Margaret McAllister Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/03/2019

An elegantly illustrated collection of favourite Bible stories with an interesting twist. Margaret McAllister imaginatively retells these tales from the point of view of the children involved. Alida Massari's illustration style, inspired by ancient art and architecture and full of grace and sophistication, is perfectly suited to the book. A beautiful and informative title.

Angels in the Bible for Little Ones

Angels in the Bible for Little Ones

Author: Allia Zobel Nolan Format: Board book Release Date: 07/02/2017

Angels in the Bible for Little Ones gives children a fascinating look into how powerful behind-the-scenes helpers interacted with Bible greats such as Abraham, Daniel, and Mary, acting as messengers, protectors, warriors, and more. This padded cover board book, written by bestselling author Allia Zobel Nolan and illustrated by Alisa Massari, brings eight stories from the Bible to life for little ones.

The Wooden Horse

The Wooden Horse

Author: Mairi Mackinnon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/12/2016

From the Greek myth of the Trojan Horse. King Odysseus is happy at home with his loving wife and baby son. Then King Menelaus asks him to help bring Queen Helen back from the city of Troy. For ten years the Greeks besiege Troy, but they can't break into the city until Odysseus thinks of a plan. The Usborne English Readers series is a new range of graded readers in simplified English for younger learners. They include activities, glossaries and a full audio recording of the text in both British English and American English.

Hansel and Gretel Stories Around the World 4 Beloved Tales

Hansel and Gretel Stories Around the World 4 Beloved Tales

Author: Cari Meister Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/10/2016

Think there's just one fairy tale with two children sent into the woods? Think again! Cultures all around the world have their own Hansel and Gretel stories. Visit Germany, Russia, Italy, and Japan, and find out who follows a line of ashes instead of breadcrumbs, and who escapes the witch using a handkerchief that turns into a river.

The Bible and Me

The Bible and Me

Author: Lois Rock Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/02/2016

Lois Rock and Alida Massari have teamed up to create a Bible story book full of inspiration and delight, sure to elicit moments of contemplation. Thoughtfully written, each section begins with a Bible quote and ends with a prayer or psalm that fits the theme of the story to help you reflect further on what you have read. Alida Massari's illustrations fit perfectly with the meditative theme, being both richly coloured and deeply peaceful. Includes 20 stories across the Old and New Testaments.

Women of the Bible

Women of the Bible

Author: Margaret McAllister Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/05/2015

An elegantly illustrated collection of ten favourite Bible stories with an interesting twist. Margaret McAllister imaginatively retells these tales from the point of view of the women involved: Noah's wife, Miriam, Ruth, Mary mother of Jesus, Pilate's wife, Mary Magdalene are among some of the women who put their side of the story forward. A stylish compilation of Bible stories with a difference, this is a perfect gift for girls and boys alike.

The Story of Easter

The Story of Easter

Author: Mary Joslin Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/01/2015

A classic retelling of the first Easter, drawing on key episodes from the Gospels and explaining Biblical story for children aged five to seven. Alida Massari's distinctive illustrations feature throughout with a mixture of full page art, vignettes, and borders in elegant shades of blue, yellow and green. A partner to The Story of Christmas, also by Mary Joslin and Alida Massari.

Stories of the Saints

Stories of the Saints

Author: Margaret McAllister Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/01/2015

Saint Peter Saint Paul Saints Perpetua and Felicity Saint Patrick Saints Cyril and Methodius Saints Francis and Clare Saint Martin de Porres Saint Teresa of Avila Saint Ignatius of Loyola Saint Bernadette of Lourdes Padre Pio: Saint Pio of Pietrelcina Saint Josephine Bakhita

Forgotten Bible Stories

Forgotten Bible Stories

Author: Margaret McAllister Format: Hardback Release Date: 21/08/2013

An elegantly illustrated collection of thirteen lesser-known Bible stories. Margaret McAllister imaginatively retells these tales of often-forgotten people, specially chosen for their care and compassion towards the vulnerable, and their (sometimes unexpected) strength of character. Balaam, Hagar, Mephibosheth, Naboth's Vineyard, The Widow, Naaman's Servant, Ebedmelech, Elizabeth, Centurion, The Servants in the Courtyard, Dorcas, Barnabas, Eunice, Philemon

The Golden Carpet

The Golden Carpet

Author: Mairi Mackinnon Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/06/2013

A prince convinces a peasant girl to marry him by learning to weave carpets. The couple rule as king and queen until a wicked magician kidnaps the king, forcing him to be his slave and weave carpets for the magician to sell. In order to escape, the king finds an ingenious way of getting a message to his wife. It is a traditional folktale from Armenia. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, which includes over 250 titles across seven levels - all developed in conjunction with reading experts at Roehampton University.

The Firebird [Book with CD]

The Firebird [Book with CD]

Author: Mairi Mackinnon Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 01/03/2012

The Russian folktale retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. Prince Ivan sets off in search of the Firebird, which has been stealing his father's golden apples. A story of bravery, determination and magic that has captivated generations, and inspired iconic paintings, music and ballet. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

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