Mary Batchelor, best-selling author of many books for both children and adults. For Lion these include The Lion Book of Children's Prayers and The Jesus Story. She is a former teacher of English and Religious studies. John Haysom has wide experience in illustration, including work for television and advertising.
"'An imaginative arrangement, preserving the on-going interest of a serial.' Church Times; 'The luminous artwork is realistic, expressive and well-researched.' School Library Journal; 'Many children's books retell Bible stories. This is one of the best for its factual, sensitive and imaginative approach.' Churchman"