The Bible Beautiful Series is written and illustrated by Benjamin Morse.
Universal figures appeal to all ethnicities. Discover the distinctive beauty it brings to the greatest classic of all time.
"Wonderfully original" (Booklist, starred review)
"A beautiful, brilliant work of art" (Jewish Book World, starred review)
"Children and adults will relish this journey of epic proportions." (Publishers Weekly)
"Amazingly ambitious" (The Rev. Prof. Jane Shaw, Dean of Religious Studies, Stanford University)
"A gorgeous retelling: a new delight for all." (Jane Ciabattari, National Book Critics Circle)
This award-winning Torah or Old Testament was published in 2012 and named a Top Religion and Spirituality Book for Youth (Booklist).
"Striking illustrations and edgy text [are] staggering, sophisticated, offbeat, and enticing. Highly recommended for all libraries." (The Association of Jewish Libraries)
The New Testament "sequel" offers a faithful summary of the sacred writings about Jesus, his disciples, and God’s love for the world.
Like an illuminated manuscript of old, Scripture comes alive through expressive forms and vibrant colors.
In addition to earning a Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Seal, it won the Illumination Award for Children's Picture Books and the Indie Book Award for Illustration.
It was also named a Finalist for the National Indie Excellence Awards, the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, the Best Book Awards, and the International Book Awards--and received four Purple Dragonfly Honorable Mentions.