by Michael J. Caduto. Illustrated by Adelaide Murphy Tyrol. Mahwah, New Jersey: Paulist Press, 2004. 38 pages, 10x10 hardcover with full color illustrations.
In this book renowned storyteller and environmental educator Michael J. Caduto presents the story of Genesis in an imaginative new voice that will appeal to children of many faiths. Lucid illustrations immerse readers in the natural world of the Bible. Thoughtful reflections and engaging activities show how to draw on this ancient Earth wisdom. In the Beginning is an inspiring and entertaining book that will touch the heart of every child. It is a valuable resource for parents, teachers, clergy, camp counselors, environmental educators, and others who want to help children understand the roots of their faith while exploring and preserving Creation for the generations to come.