The Children's Illustrated Bible (Hardcover)
The Bible is presented in a truly stunning visual format for families to enjoy together.
The classic stories are retold in simple, accessible text for children, while beautiful illustrations bring the words to life. Younger readers can make their own literary pilgrimage to sacred sites of religious significance, from the peak of Mount Sinai to the shores of the Sea of Galilee.
Supported by the input of education experts and religious consultants, this collection of influential and inspiring stories from the Old and New Testaments help children to learn and interpret the messages and meanings of the Bible. Major events, including the creation, the nativity, and the resurrection, are covered in glorious depth and detail.
Colorful photographs and illustrations of key people and places, together with geographical maps of locations in the Bible, provide fresh insight and aid understanding. Important quotations from the King James Bible are included with useful references to chapter and verse.
This family favorite is a perfect gift for children and a continuing source of learning to return to time and time again.
About the Author
Selina Hastings is the author of several children's books that reflect her interest in language and history including "Sir Gawain and the Loathly Lady" and "The Canterbury Tales."
Eric Thomas, a teacher of graphics, print, and illustration, has worked as a freelance illustrator for the BBC, "The Times of London," and "The Economist."