Written for children in simple language, this book of selected Bible stories is faithful to the spirit of the biblical texts. Beautiful oil paintings fill the pages, bringing these stories to life and helping children to understand the content.
88 pages, hardcover from Eerdmans.
The Bible is filled with memorable stories -- David and Goliath, Daniel in the lions' den, Jonah and the big fish, the wise men following the star to Jesus. This selection of stories, retold in simple language for young readers, will introduce children to some of the Bible's most heroic figures and unforgettable events.
Marie-Hélène Delval is a French author whohas written several books for young children. She currentlyworks as the literary director for Bayard Editions inParis.
Jean-Claude Götting is a French artist and illustrator whose work has been shown in numerous exhibits throughout Europe. Visit his website at www.gotting.fr.