creation – Cynthia Rylant

   creation – Cynthia Rylant, Beach Lane Books, 9781481470391, 2016

Format: Hardcover

Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3

Genre:  Children’s Picture Book

What did you like about the book? The book beautifully illustrates chapter one & two of Genesis, the creation story.  The stark, simple art compliments the profound biblical verses, inviting the reader to contemplate such earth shattering events. The mythical creation story is easily accessible to many curious readers, regardless of religious traditions.

Anything you didn’t like about it? No

To whom would you recommend this book? Private preschool programs  in  a faith-based tradition

Who should buy this book? Private preschool faith-based librarians

Where would you shelve it ? picture books

Should we (librarians/readers) put this on the top of our “to read” piles? No

Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City and State: Diane Neylon, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 

Date of review: 5/30/2017



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