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The birth of Jesus was a Glorious Impossible. Like love, it cannot be explained, it can only be rejoiced in. And that is what master storyteller Madeleine L'Engle does in this compellingly written narrative, inspired by Giotto's glorious frescoes from the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua. With a simple clarity that illuminates the life of Christ, Madeleine L'Engle gives eloquent voice to the miracle of God's love.

Synopsis:

The birth of Jesus was a Glorious Impossible. Like love, it cannot be explained, it can only be rejoiced in. And that is what master storyteller Madeleine L'Engle does in this compellingly written narrative, inspired by Giotto's glorious frescoes from the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua. With a simple clarity that illuminates the life of Christ, Madeleine L'Engle gives eloquent voice to the miracle of God's love.

About the Author

Madeleine L'Engle is the author of more than forty books for readers of all ages, including the 1963 Newbery Medal winner, A Wrinkle in Time, and the 1981 Newbery Honor Book, A Ring of Endless Light. Her most recent book, An Acceptable Time, was published in 1989. Ms. L'Engle lives and works in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780671686901
Giotto,:
Di Bondone, Giotto
Author:
Di Bondone, Giotto
Author:
L'Engle, Madeleine
Author:
Giotto
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Religious - Christian
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Religion - Christianity
Subject:
Jesus christ
Subject:
Christian biography
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Religious - General
Subject:
Art (painting sculpture artists architecture etc.)
Subject:
Christian biography -- Palestine -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Art/Architecture
Subject:
Art & Architecture
Copyright:
Series Volume:
v. 545
Publication Date:
19900930
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
10.5 x 10.5 in 24.704 oz
Age Level:
7-10

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"Synopsis" by , The birth of Jesus was a Glorious Impossible. Like love, it cannot be explained, it can only be rejoiced in. And that is what master storyteller Madeleine L'Engle does in this compellingly written narrative, inspired by Giotto's glorious frescoes from the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua. With a simple clarity that illuminates the life of Christ, Madeleine L'Engle gives eloquent voice to the miracle of God's love.
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