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God Is - Mark Macleod

Hardcover

Published: 1st May 2009
For Ages: 0 - 5 years old
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Book Description

God Is ... in the hands that steadied you the first time you learnt to walk and the hands that will be there when you learn again. And more.

Popular children's author Mark Macleod takes the reader on a journey to the places where peace and beauty hold everything together. A wonderful way to introduce young children to what God can mean ... and more.

About the Author

Mark Macleod has a long and distinguished career in the world of children's books. He has been publisher of the Mark Macleod imprint at Hodder Headline, Children's Publisher at Random House and was previously a lecturer in Children's Literature at Macquarie University. As a past president of the Children's Book Council, for many years Mark has been actively involved in the promotion of children's literature. He has spread the word through various media as a reviewer and commentator for the major newspapers and television networks and as a judge for various literary awards. Currently a freelance consultant in Children’s Literature, he is now the author of Tomorrow, God Is (both illustrated by Kirrily Schell, and The ABC Book of Christmas (with pictures by a number of different illustrators).

About the Illustrator

Kirrily is an illustrator and animator, she lectures part time at RMIT University and runs short animation workshops. She also creates comics.

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God Is
 
3.0

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4.0

Good for little ones to understand

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  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Easy To Understand
  • Informative
  • Well Written

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    Comments about God Is:

    This was a gift but I over look this and found really nice and very less price. I am thinking to buy one for my little one

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    2.0

    Not as good as I'd hoped

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      • Difficult To Follow
      • Disappointing
      • Not What I Expected

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      Comments about God Is:

      My daughter has just started at a catholic school and I was hoping this book may explain the concept of god a bit better to her. I found it verbose, confusing and didn't really explain anything.

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      1.0

      Terrible

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      from Toowoomba

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          Pictures are scary for young children. Not well written. Did not like the book at all.

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          5.0

          Wholesome, Easy to Read

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          from Sydney

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          Pros

          • Deserves Multiple Readings
          • Easy To Understand
          • Relevant
          • Well Written

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            Comments about God Is:

            Great for reading to your kids and teaching them about religion whilst keeping it fun and without getting too deep and meaningful.

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            ISBN: 9780733323805
            ISBN-10: 0733323804
            Audience: Children
            For Ages: 0 - 5 years old
            Format: Hardcover
            Language: English
            Number Of Pages: 32
            Published: 1st May 2009
            Publisher: ABC Books
            Country of Publication: AU
            Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 22.8  x 0.6
            Weight (kg): 0.308