Back in print, a collection of seventeen well-loved parables of Jesus, from the bestselling author-illustrator of Quiet, Strega Nona, and many more.
In simple, lyrical language, appropriate for young readers, Tomie dePaola introduces the best-known parables of Jesus, including the Mustard Seed, the Prodigal Son, and the Lost Sheep.
Illustrated with bold, jewel-toned paintings inspired by early Christian art of the Romanesque period, this collection is perfect to share with families or classrooms as an introduction to these familiar Biblical tales.
Originally published as The Parables of Jesus, this new edition features a graceful new design.---from the publisher
32 pages 978-0823438884 Ages 6-9
Keywords: parables, Bible stories, religion, faith, helping others, Christianity, Jesus Christ, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old