Author(s): Nick Butterworth
A fabulous collection of stories for children aged 5 and over about animals that encountered Jesus during his lifetime and how they were there when key incidents in his life took place. Imagine you could have been there when Jesus was alive on earth. The animals in this book saw just what happened. The fox was out on a cold, starry night when he suddenly heard the sound of Angels singing. The cat was looking forward to a wedding party that nearly went wrong. The magpie had a birds-eye view of Zaccheus climbing into his tree. and the mouse got caught on a boat in a storm and saw an amazing miracle
Dr PAULA CLIFFORD has lectured in French and medieval literature at Reading and Magdalen College, Oxford, and has worked in publishing. She has broadcast on Radio 4's 'Thought for the Day' and presented 'The Daily Service'. The author of A BRIEF HISTORY OF END TIME (1997), she is currently a writer for Christian Aid. She contributes to a well-known series of Bible study notes and is an Anglican lay reader.