Illustrated Children's Stories from the Old Testament
In this title, all the classic bible stories retold with more than 700 beautiful illustrations, maps and photographs. It features over 100 classic stories that introduce the events and characters of the Old Testament, from the dilemmas of Adam and Eve to the trials of the Israelites as they found and lost their Promised Land. Dramatic illustrations and clear accessible language capture the excitement and drama of these tales of heroes, prophets and kings. Fascinating maps and information panels are packed with additional insights into life in Bible times. This lively retelling of all the major events of the Old Testament is matched by exciting and finely painted action pictures. From the creation of the world, the stories unfold in sequence to provide a vivid depiction of the people, places and events of the Bible.
Victoria Parker graduated from Oxford University with a degree in English Literature and Language. She has produced many children's books, several of which have been shortlisted for literary awards. Janet Dyson is an educational consultant whose specialist area is Religious Education. She works widely as a writer and consultant for informational publishers and television.