The Story of Easter

The Story of Easter

By Patricia A. Pingry; Rebecca Thornburgh (Illustrator)

GuidepostsBooks, Paperback, 9780824956370, 24pp.

Publication Date: January 13, 2012

A classic bestseller is presented in paperback with fresh and bright new illustrations.

Here is the story of Easter told through simple text and vibrant illustrations. From Jesus' entry into Jerusalem through the crucifixion and the Resurrection, the Easter story is presented in its most traditional form. This book bridges the connection between the biblical story of the holiday and today's Easter celebration and is unsurpassed as an introduction to the significance of the Easter holiday. Ages 4-6.

About the Author
Patricia Pingry has written nearly fifty successful board books for children. She is widely recognized for her ability to create simple and entertaining stories for toddlers. In addition to her history titles, Patricia has written numerous holiday titles, such as The Story of Christmas and The Story of Easter.

Rebecca Thornburgh announced, at the age of seven, that she wanted to become a bookmaker, and time has proven her right. She has now been illustrating children's books full-time for more than 15 years. This illustrator of such books as The Story of Christmas and Frosty the Snowman lives with her husband and two daughters in Philadelphia.