Tomie de Paola's Book of Bible Stories: New International Version

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Putnam's/Zondervan, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 127 pages
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A collection of Bible stories, from Creation to the Resurrection of Christ and the appearance of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.

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User Review  - chermom5 - LibraryThing

This book is a compendium of familiar Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments, and include the stories of creation, Adam and Eve, Noah, Moses, the fall of Jericho, David and Goliath, Jonah, the ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A selection of the best. known stories from the Creation to the Resurrection, nicely rounded by concluding with 1 Corinthians 13 and a psalm of praise. DePaola uses an accessible new translation, the ... Read full review

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About the author (1990)

Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut on September 15, 1934. He received a B.F.A. from Pratt Institute in 1956, a M.F.A. from California College of Arts and Crafts in 1969, and a doctoral equivalency from Lone Mountain College in 1970. He has written and/or illustrated more than 200 books including 26 Fairmount Avenue, Strega Nona, and Meet the Barkers. He has received numerous awards for his work including the Caldecott Honor Award, the Newbery Honor Award and the New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure. His murals and paintings can be seen in many churches and monasteries throughout New England. He has designed greeting cards, magazine and record album covers, and theater sets. His work is shown in galleries and museums.

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