A Snake, a Flood, a Hidden Baby: Bible Stories for Children by Meir Shalev
Illustrator: Emanuele Luzzati
Translator: Ilana Kurshan
A Snake, a Flood, a Hidden Baby: Bible Stories for Children features six popular stories from the Hebrew Bible retold with whimsy by one of Israel’s most celebrated authors. With irresistible humor, Meir Shalev introduces a lively cast of characters. Whether it’s a sneaky snake or a bunch of babbling builders, parents and their children are sure to enjoy these tales anew. Emanuele Luzzati’s playful collage illustrations pair beautifully with this witty retelling, while Ilana Kurshan’s translation creates a light and friendly tone that children will love.
Year first published: 2021