Animal Tales from the Bible

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Lion Children's Books, 2001 - Juvenile Fiction - 96 pages
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Avril Rowlands retells the tales of 10 animals from the Old Testament, giving a fresh perspective to familiar Bible stories. The retellings are both fun and thought provoking, as each animal’s story highlights a characteristic of God or of people to make a gentle moral or spiritual point.
 

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Contents

Introduction
7
Whats the Story?
8
History?
16
The Bible as Story Book
26
The Bible and Ethics
41
Heroes and Villains
57
Biography with Bite
64
Wisdom and Wise Sayings
82
To Begin 7
7
The Snake in the Garden 9
9
Mrs Noahs Cat 19
19
The Swift Flies Too High 29
29
The Speckled Goat 37
37
The Frog and the Pharaoh 44
44
The Complaining Cow 53
53
The Donkey and the Angel 61
61

The Bible and the Future
101
Any Objections?
112
The Reduced Bible
120
Index
157
The Lamb and the Shepherd 70
70
The Lions Revolt 78
78
The Whales Worst Meal 87
87
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About the author (2001)

Avril Rowlands is the author of many books for children, including Tales from the Ark, The Animals’ Christmas, and The Animals’ Easter. Rosslyn Moran is an experienced illustrator who has recently worked on titles for Barefoot Books as well as illustrating some of Avril’s other titles.

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