The Life of Our Lord (Hardcover)

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An unusual children's classic from the author of "A Christmas "Carol gives a retelling of the Christ story in an accessible and amusingmannerNever published in its author's lifetime and intended solely for his own children to whom he read it every Christmas "Life of Our Lord" is a straightforwardand gently humorous take on Jesus Christ's lifeand teachings. Far removed from the sharp satire and social dimension of his more famous writings, but showcasing his characteristic humanity and genius for storytelling, this is both an essential work for those wanting to see a different, more intimate side to Dickens's prose and a timeless retelling for children and adults alike.

About the Author

Charles Dickens (1812 1870) is considered one of the English language's greatest writers. His works include" Bleak House," "A Christmas Carol," "David Copperfield," "Great Expectations," " The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby," and" A Tale of Two Cities.""

Product Details
ISBN: 9781847492890
ISBN-10: 1847492894
Publisher: Alma Books
Publication Date: April 1st, 2013
Pages: 95
Language: English