Here is an endearing collection of angel stories retold from the Old and New Testaments with accompanying prayers and blessings to delight young children. The stories highlight key points in the Bible, from Creation to the Resurrection and onto Revelation, where the veil between heaven and earth is pulled aside, and the wonder of God shines through. The wonderfully warm illustrations perfectly capture the angels' glowing grace and enhance the beauty of the stories, making a book that will be treasured for many years.
draws her inspiration from the world's heritage of ancient stories. Her titles for Lion include The Goodbye Boat, Saint Nicholas, Our Father and The Tale of the Heaven Tree. ELENA TEMPORIN is a graduate of the European Institute of Design in Milan, where she lives and works. She has illustrated a number of titles for Usborne.