This Big book is ideal for shared reading. Derived from the award-winning My Very First Bible, the well known story from the book of Jonah is presented in simple words and illustrated with child-friendly paper collage illustrations. Notes are included for parents and teachers putting the story in context and giving ideas for discussion and exploitation of the text and illustrations. This book is published simultaneously with Noah and the Ark (0 7459 4944 4)
Lois Rock is mother of three children and experienced helper in church children's groups. She has an established reputation as one of the foremost retellers of Bible stories for children. In addition to My Very First Bible she has recently written The Lion Book of Five-minute Bible Stories. Alex Ayliffe is a top childrens illustrator with a distinctive and unusual technique. Her trademark papercut style has won her the Sainsbury's Best Books for Babies Award for her book Boo Barney.