Mary and Joseph got married and an angel told them they were blessed with a baby who would be the Son of God. They travelled to Bethlehem where they had to stay at an Inn, as there was no other space. Mary gave birth to baby Jesus and shepherds and wise men travelled to see him. They gave him gifts and spread the news that a new king had been born.The most popular stories from the New Testament are retold in a picture book format ideal for young readers. There are plenty of opportunities for spotting things and joining in with sound effects throughout, as well as further discussion points at the back of the book.Language is simple and easy to understand. The detailed illustrations support the text and provide ideal opportunities for spotting things and for further discussion.These six titles are the perfect accompaniment to QED's My First Bible Stories: Old Testament.My First Bible Stories: New Testament includes the following titles:The Birth of Jesus: (9781609924942,) The Baptism of Jesus (9781609924959,) Jesus and his Disciples (978609924966,) The Miracles of Jesus (9781609924973,) The Last Supper (9781609924980,) The Easter Story (9781609924997)
About the Author
Katherine Sully has written over 40 books for young children. After studying Narrative Method at college, she began work in children's publishing where she developed a particular interest in the teaching of reading and in children's book design. She lives with her family in Bath, U.K.
Simona Sanfilippo has always loved drawing and painting. She has illustrated a variety of different publications, including postcards, greetings cards and books for children. Simona currently lives in Turin, Italy.