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Read this with my seven year old son. It's a very good introduction to the life of Christ in a single narrative form. While the writing style is somewhat dated (the book was first published in 1939) it isn't difficult to follow. There is also ample explication by the author about what is going on and why. The beginning of the book is a very brief survey of the Old Testament in order to give proper context to Jesus' life and there are several times where connections are made between the past and ...more
Marigold Hunt was a speaker for the Catholic Evidence Guild and served for many years as advertising manager of Sheed and Ward publishing company. Miss Hunt spent her final years in Somerset, Massachusetts, with her friends Patricia and Owan McGowan. She died on December 15, 1994, and is buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery in Somerset.