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Worship & Devotion
  • Author:
    Nikki Grimes
  • ISBN:
    0380726378
  • ISBN13:
    978-0380726370
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  • Publisher:
    Avon Books; 1st edition (November 1, 1995)
  • Subcategory:
    Worship & Devotion
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In Nikki Grimes's vibrant narrative Mary's life is made palpable: the hard work she must have performed, the foods she must have . Written with grace and elegant simplicity, it is a gift book to enlighten and inspire readers of all ages.

In Nikki Grimes's vibrant narrative Mary's life is made palpable: the hard work she must have performed, the foods she must have prepared, the physical pain and tumultuous emotions she must have felt, the luminous faith that sustained her through the awe and anguish of witnessing the life and death of her son. Grimes stays remarkably close to the events and characters portrayed in Scripture while she brings Mary's life near to us, making her story startlingly fresh and powerful.

Portrait of Mary book. Throughout, Grimes is careful not to stray beyond the events and characters portrayed in Scripture while she brings Mary's life near to us, making her story startling fresh and powerful. Both down-to-earth and devout, Portrait of Mary reminds us of the earthshaking nature of the greatest story ever told, the story of the Word made flesh.

Nikki Grimes (born October 20, 1950) is an American author of books written for children and young adults, as well as a poet and journalist. Grimes was born in New York City. In a conversation with a Reading Is Fundamental interviewer, she stated: "Books were my survival tools. They were how I got by, and how I coped with things. Books carried me away. She has been a guest lecturer at international schools in Sweden, Tanzania, China, and Russia.

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This book is a fictional "autobiography" of Mary, mother of Jesus, portraying her as a real woman who spins and grinds grain, whose back sometimes aches, who h. .

Nikki Grimes, a bestselling author known for titles such as Dark Sons, Barak Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope, and Voices of Christmas has written a gripping book from the perspective of a girl named Mister (Mary Rudine) who finds herself momentarily distracted from her faith commitment.

Nikki Grimes, a bestselling author known for titles such as Dark Sons, Barak Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope, and Voices of Christmas has written a gripping book from the perspective of a girl named Mister (Mary Rudine) who finds herself momentarily distracted from her faith commitment to purity by a handsome boy named Trey. After one night of weakness, Mister finds her entire life has changed, even if she can’t yet accept all the changes occurring within her are real.

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Although she is portrayed in Western art as belonging more to heaven than to earth, Grimes reminds readers of Mary's very human roots as a young woman living in a complex Middle Eastern culture and historical time. Through Mary's eyes, readers experience her life of hard work, her relationships with Joseph and family, and the awe and anguish of her son's life and death.