Angels are something many people are curious about and so are children. The book, The Angels, has a lot of information about angels from the beginning of their presence with God, through the rebellion of Lucifer to how we see them today and is written especially for children. The book, The Angels, explains how the church views them, how they have acted in the history of the church and are active now and tells stories of some of the particular angels like Michael, Raphael and Gabriel. The stories in The Angels tell of how the angels are messengers from God as seen in the Annunciation when Gabriel announces to Mary that she will be the mother of Jesus or when Gabriel tell Zechariah that Elizabeth will bear a child. Presenting angels in a straight forward manner, the book, The Angels, explains and presents a lot of information about angels in an easy to read and understand manner. The names of some angels are known or have been heard of and this book, The Angels, helps children and adults become familiar with the stories of some of these better known angels. In line with church teaching, The Angels presents an enjoyable way for parents and children to look at and talk about this interesting area of religion. This book would be a nice resource book to have for a religious education class or in a school classroom.