The world's greatest story retold. Using original text from the New International Version, the Illustrated Family Bible has sold more than 60,000 copies worldwide. The whole family will be inspired by the Bible stories in this beautifully-illustrated volume created especially for children. From the peak of Mount Sinai to the shores of the Sea of Galilee, Old and New Testament stories are brought to life. Perfect for sharing with your child or grandchild or for them to discover the Bible on their own. Superb, colourful artworks convey the drama of the Bible, bringing characters and places to life. Features on key figures from Adam and Abraham to Peter and Paul, important sites such as Jericho, Jerusalem, and Mount Sinai, and comprehensive background information, including maps and photographs, set the stories in their social, historical and geographical context. Distinguished scholar Dr. Claude-Bernard Costecalde also guides the reader toward a clearer understanding with the help of religious teachers and advisers from different denominations. Updated and revised with new typography and refreshed illustrations, DK's Illustrated Family Bible takes a new visual approach to understanding the Bible that will inspire the whole family.