The events of the first Easter are simply and movingly presented in a new text based closely on a range of passages from the Bible. This stylish and elegant picture book brings together the key events of Holy Week and Easter, culminating in the joy of the first Easter morning. The evocative and powerful illustrations from Helen Cann capture the changing mood of the story and complement the text..
MARY JOSLIN draws her inspiration from the world's heritage of ancient stories. Her titles for Lion include: The Goodbye Boat and Saint Nicholas, The Story of the real Santa Claus. HELEN CANN has been working as an illustrator for a number of years. For Lion she has illustrated Baboushka, St Nicholas and the award-winning Lion Bible for Children.