The Lion Bible to Keep for Ever (Hardcover)

By Lois Rock (Retold by), Sophie Allsopp (Illustrator)

Lion Publishing Plc, 9780745969145, 319pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2013



A simple and stylish Bible retelling that sets 50 favorite stories in a meaningful context An accomplished author and illustrator team come together to present a children's Bible, full of charm and grace. Lois Rock uses all her understanding and skill as a leading Bible storyteller to retell 50 favorite stories from the Old and New Testaments, with simplicity and sincerity. Each story is prefaced with a one-line introduction explaining its place in the Bible, so children can gain a deeper understanding of the broader sweep and purpose of the Bible's stories as a whole. This beautifully presented keepsake Bible is graced with glowing pencil and watercolor illustrations, which add to its charm and appeal.

About the Author

Lois Rock is the author of numerous children's titles that have been translated into more than 30 languages, including "A Child's First Book of Prayer," "The Lion Book of 1000 Prayers for Children," and "My Very First Bible." Sophie Allsopp is the illustrator of "The First Christmas"; "The First Easter"; "The First Rainbow"; "Our Father"; and "Thank You, God!: A Year of Blessings and Prayers for Little Ones."