The Parables of Jesus (Hardcover)

By Tomie Depaola

Holiday House, 9780823406364, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1987

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/1/1995)

List Price: 17.95*
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This beautiful collection includes the best-known parables of Jesus: the Prodigal Son, the Mustard Seed,the Lost Sheep, and fourteen others. The retellings are lyrically written but also accessible to youngchildren. Tomie dePaola drew his inspiration for the gemlike illustrations from early Christian art of theRomanesque period. Originally published as The Parables of Jesus and unavailable for many years, thisopulent edition features a graceful new design.

About the Author

Tomie dePaola's many beloved books have enchanted generations of children around the world. His numerous awards include a Caldecott Honor Award, a Newbery Honor Award and a New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure. He lives in New Hampshire.