This book is packed with children's Bible stories, from the creation story, to the history of the Old Testament prophets, to the nativity story and Jesus' resurrection. DK's The Children's Bible is a children's book for ages 9-11. It features more than 150 of the best-loved stories from the Bible, covering both the Old Testament and the New Testament. Beautiful illustrations and colour photographs of artefacts and historical objects add context to the tales. Bible maps and pictures of famous biblical locations as they are today make this the perfect modern Bible. All stories are told in a clear and exciting way that encourages young readers to read alone or with a helping hand. The meaning of each Bible story and of Jesus' parables are explained to further bring them to life. Discover stories about Adam and Eve, Noah's ark, David and Goliath, Jonah and the whale, the birth of Jesus, and read the words of Jesus Christ in parables such as The Good Samaritan and the tale of the prodigal son. Find out the meaning of Jesus' crucifixion and how the apostles created the early Christian Church after his death.DK's The Children's Bible is the perfect introduction to the greatest story ever told.