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Walking On Water: Miracles Jesus Worked

By Mary Hoffman
Illustrated by Jackie Morris

Jesus' miracles are among the basics of Western culture and in this superb collection their simplicity and drama have been drawn out to appeal to children.

Walking on Water includes: The Marriage at Cana, The Miraculous Draught of Fishes, Stilling the Storm, the Man cured of Palsy, Feeding the Five Thousand, Walking on the Water, the Centurion's Servant, Healing the Lepers and the Raising of Lazarus.

  • Recounted in simple and appealing text, these timeless stories are perfect to share with children.
  • Jackie Morris’ warm palette and vivid illustrations create the magical atmosphere of the landscape that was the background to the wonders that Jesus worked.
  • An introduction and an afterword by the author renders each story more immediate to modern readers.

About the author

Mary Hoffman has written over 90 books for children that range from picture books to novels. Amazing Grace, illustrated by Caroline Binch, was commended for the Kate Greenway Medal and has, together with its sequels, sold over 1.5 million copies.

About the illustrator

Jackie Morris is internationally admired for her imaginative and atmospheric picture books, illustrated with watercolours and often with a fantasy dimension. Her previous books include The Snow Leopard, The Ice Bear and Tell Me a Dragon. Her books Seal Children, New Born Child and One Cheetah, One Cherry will be published by Otter-Barry Books in 2016.

ISBN: 9781910959220
Imprint: Otter-Barry Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: February 1, 2017
Dimensions: 240 x 240mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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