An entertaining collection of retellings of stories from religions around the world. Religious stories from Hinduism, Christianity, Buddhism, Judaism and Islam are retold alongside tales from mythology, legends and lesser-known religions. First told many centuries ago, these lively retellings combine with beautiful illustrations to recapture the spirit, humour and vitality of the original stories.
ANITA GANERI studied modern languages and Indian Studies at Cambridge. She worked in children's publishing for several years before becoming a full-time writer. She has written many books for children which explore her deep interest in India and the religions of southern Asia. JACKIE MORRIS is an acclaimed and highly respected artist who has illustrated many picture books for children, including HOW THE WHALE BECAME by Ted Hughes.