Author of more than 100 bestselling books, Gil Beers has
written children's Bibles, children's Sunday school curriculum, and
adult Bible studies. An avid photographer who has published over
2,500 photos, he lives in Elgin, Illinois, with his wife, where
they enjoy their five children, eleven grandchildren, and three
PreS-More than 100 classic and lesser-known Bible stories chronologically follow the events of the Old Testament through the end of the New Testament. Mimi Black reads the tales in an inviting voice, while Beers introduces portions of the Bible. Among the stories presented are The Garden of Eden, Noah and the Ark, Sarah and Abraham, Moses and the Israelites, Daniel and the Lion, and Jonah and the Whale. The New Testament begins with the story of Mary and the Angel, Jesus's birth, and the Shepherds and Wise Men. Jesus's suffering and death for man's sin and redemption are briefly touched upon. The audiobook concludes with stories about Paul and young Timothy learning about Jesus from his mother and grandmother. Throughout, children are encouraged to pray and give thanks to God.-Mary Bulat, Harwinton Public Library, CT (c) Copyright 2013. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.