Who is Jesus? by Christina Goodings, and illustrated by Maria Royse, sets Bible stories in a historical context, which helps to bring them to life for young readers. The life of Jesus is told in chronological order, recounting episodes from the Gospels in a factual way. With varied layouts, each informative page includes fact boxes, Bible references, and maps. Recommended for ages 7 to 9 years.
Two thousand years ago a village carpenter called Jesus changed the world. He called people to him, taught them, cared for them. Join the crowds who followed him. Discover his world. Think about his stories, his parables, his miracles. Meet the person whose life has inspired millions. The book sets Bible stories in a historical context, which helps bring them to life for young readers. The varied layout includes fact boxes, Bible references, maps, and each page is full of information. The pages have a 'parchment' look to them, and the illustrations are detailed and fresh.
Christina Goodings is the author of Baby Rhymes and Bedtime Blessings, Growing Green, and I Want to Know About Jesus. Maria Royse is a children's illustrator.
"A solid addition for collections seeking more informational texts on Christianity." School Library Journal