My Own Book of Bible Stories

My Own Book of Bible Stories : More Than 50 Favourites, Especially Chosen and Retold for Young Children

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'My Own Book of Bible Stories' brings together more than fifty favourite stories from the Old and New Testaments, especially chosen for young children. All the best-known, best-loved stories are here, retold in clear and simple language - from the creation of the world to the life, death and resurrection of Jesus. The illustrations are beautifully coloured, expressive and full of interest, bound to delight the reader.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 213.36 x 292.1 x 15.24mm | 703.06g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Children's Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd Revised ed.
  • colour illustrations
  • 0745926355
  • 9780745926353
  • 1,386,143

Table of contents

Contents THE OLD TESTAMENT 1. How the World Was Made 2. How the World was Spoiled 3. The Flood - and a Rainbow 4. The Promise (The call of Abraham) 5. A Hard Test (The sacrifice of Isaac) 6. A Very Brave Girl (The story of Rebecca) 7. Cheat! (The story of Job and Esau) 8. How God Took Care of Jacob (The story of Jacob and Laban) 9. The Jealous Brothers (Joseph sold as a slave) 10. The King's Dream (The story of Joseph in Egypt) 11. The Missing Silver Cup (Joseph's family reunion) 12. The Secret Baby (The birth of Moses) 13. Rescue! (The story of Moses and Pharaoh) 14. The Great Escape (The story of exodus) 15. Tents in the Desert (Israelites in the wilderness) 16. Catch Those Spies! (The story of Rahab) 17. The Day the Walls Fell Down (The battle of Jericho) 18. The Army that Ran Away (The story of Gideon) 19. Samson the Superman (The story of Samson) 20. The Voice in the Dark (Samuel in the temple) 21. Saul and the Lost Donkeys (Samuel makes Saul King) 22. David, the Giant-killer (The story of David and Goliath) 23. The Outlaw (Stories of David) 24. A New King (King David) 24. Solomon Makes his Choice (The Wisdom of Solomon) 25. A Queen Comes Visiting (The story of the Queen of Sheba) 26. Elijah and the Great Drought (The story of the jar of oil) 27. The Dare (Elijah and the prophets of Baal) 28. Go and Wash! (The story of Naaman) 29. The King who Was Only Seven (The story of Joash) 30. Enemy at the Gates (King Hezekiah and the Assyrians) 31. When No one Would Listen (The story of Jeremiah) 32. The Men who Walked Through Fire (The story of the fiery furnace) 33. Thrown to the Lions (Daniel in the lions' den) 34. Swallowed Alive! (The story of Jonah) 35. Home to Jerusalem! (The Jews' return from Exile) THE NEW TESTAMENT 1. A Very Special Baby (The birth of Jesus) 2. Follow That Star! (The story of the wise men) 3. Jesus Grows up (The visit to the temple) 4. Testing! Testing! (Jesus' baptism and temptation) 5. Friends of the Teacher (The twelve apostles) 6. The Teacher Says... (The Sermon on the Mount) 7. The Day of the Storm (Jesus calms the wind and waves) 8.show more

About Pat Alexander

Pat Alexander is co-founder and former editorial director of Lion Publishing. She is also the compiler and author of many books ranging from the best-selling Lion Handbook to the Bible to The Lion First Bible. Pat lives in Oxford where she is actively involved in local church and community life. CAROLYN COX combines work as an illustrator with bringing up a family. For Lion she has also illustrated My Own Book of Bible Stories.show more

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