Children's Stories from the Bible (Hardcover)

By Saviour Pirotta, Anne Yvonne Gilbert (Illustrator), Ian Andrew (Illustrator)

Templar Books, 9780763645519, 304pp.

Publication Date: September 8, 2009



More than seventy stories from the Bible retold by Saviour Pirotta, beautifully illustrated by Anne Yvonne Gilbert and Ian Andrew. (all ages)

This beautifully illustrated collection is the perfect introduction to the stories of the Bible. Selections from the Old and New Testaments are brought to life through Saviour Pirotta's dramatic and inspiring retellings. Accompanied by stunning illustrations by Anne Yvonne Gilbert and Ian Andrew, as well as an extensive reference section, this is a collection to be treasured for a lifetime.
Back matter includes a map of the Bible lands, a map of the Holy land, a time line of the Old and New Testament, a list of people in the Bible, a glossary, and favorite Bible verses.

About the Author

Saviour Pirotta is a playwright as well as an award-winning author of nearly a hundred books for children. Originally from Malta, he now lives in England. Anne Yvonne Gilbert is an artist of international acclaim whose work has been exhibited all over the world. She has illustrated many books, including parts of the best-selling 'Ology series. She lives and works in Canada. Ian Andrew worked in animation before becoming a children's book illustrator. In addition to contributing to the 'Ology series, he is also the illustrator of THE BOAT by Helen Ward, which was short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Medal.