Menu

From the Children: Bible Stories & Prayer,4-11 section

Notice: This site is no longer being updated. It will continue to be available as an archive, at least until the end of March 2019. If you rely on it for review links, please adjust them before then.

The project has disseminated reviews and other information about Christian books since the start of the Millennium. We regret that it is no longer possible to sustain it.

The Life of Jesus

by Sophie Piper

Jacket

Hardback
Price: £9.99
Publisher:Lion Hudson
Published:January 2013
ISBN:978-0-745-96367-9
Review:
Though in the same style and series as Our Father, 10 Commandments, My First Holy Communion, and Psalms, Prayers and Praises this is a more 'grown up' book for want of a better term, being aimed I would think at a slightly older child given the size of type being used. It does though make a fantastic 'Bible' addition to these hardback gift books with gold foiled covers. It is particularly good for those who want to give a gift book with the story of Jesus' life. Each story has the corresponding reference to where it can be found in the Bible, and there is a great short introduction that introduces Jesus and how the Bible contains a collection of stories about him. It would be suitable for the widest range of occasions but perhaps most perfect for someone new to the church, or making their first communion, or being confirmed. Beautiful illustrations by Angelo Ruta and well written stories make this a lovely gift book.

Listen to this review

Reviewer: Melanie Carroll   (02/02/13)
CLC Christian Bookshops
The Third Target - Joel Rosenberg
Together Magazine
Ritchie Christian Media
Aslan Christian Books
Candle Books
Gospel for Asia UK
Church House Bookshop
Scripture Union