A beautiful cloth-bound gift edition of the best-known Old Testament stories retold with clarity and empathy by Enid Blyton, the world’s best-loved storyteller.
‘For the child in all of us, however old we are, this book is a real treasure’ – from the introduction by Pam Rhodes.
The stories previously appeared in magazines and anthologies from the 40s and 60s. This collection contains the original texts, black and white illustrations and the following stories:
- Adam and Eve in the Beautiful Garden
- Noah’s Ark
- Joseph’s Amazing Journey
- The Baby in the Bulrushes
- Moses and the Burning Bush
- A Path through the Sea
- Bread from the Sky
- Samson, the Strong Giant
- Gideon, the Brave Soldier
- Daniel in the Lion’s Den
- The Little Slave Girl
- David, the Shepherd Boy
- The Giant, Goliath
About – Enid Blyton
Enid Blyton’s books have sold over 500 million copies and have been translated into other languages more often than any other children’s author.
She wrote over 700 books and about 2,000 short stories, including favourites such as The Famous Five, The Secret Seven, The Magic Faraway Tree, Malory Towers and Noddy.
Born in London in 1897, Enid lived much of her life in Buckinghamshire and adored dogs, gardening and the countryside. She died in 1968 but remains one of the world’s best-loved storytellers.