|Nice wrap-around cover art.|
|See how small it is?!|
|My favorite picture in the|
So what's my point? I couldn't read yet, but the illustrations captured my imagination. They made me interested in the stories they were depicting. I remember specifically looking up certain passages later in my childhood, to see what the illustrations were about. Some things were obvious; I knew the story of David and Goliath, so the picture of a boy facing a huge man with only a sling was self-explanatory. Others, like Ruth, were not so easy to figure out, and these are the ones I went and looked up later.
Thus, God used some artwork to prompt much of my early Bible-reading.
|I also really liked this one, but|
couldn't figure out ancient war clothes.
|I definitely thought the injured|
man was Jesus.
|Did my copy have a boy with|
green hair, too?!