Exposing a young child to a complete bible can be on overwhelming experience for the child. The Beginning Reader's Bible introduces the child to stories from the Hebrew and Christian scriptures (Old and New Testaments) in a way that is comfortable for the child. Beginning Reader',s Bible uses texts from the International Children's Bible which are written at a 3rd grade reading level making this bible appropriate for children ages 4-7 or for any child who has started to read at an accomplished level. The Beginning Reader's Bible is filled with beautiful illustrations painted in a classic style emphasizing the story and sure to be attractive to the child. Each story in the Beginning Reader's bible is accompanied by a relevant prayer, a memory verse and a fun activity which accents and helps the child learn what message the bible story is trying to bring to the reader. This hardcover book with the beautiful and charming illustrations is a good and interesting way to start a child on a lifetime of reading the wonderful stories found in the bible and learning the life lessons found in each story.