This is a fascinating introduction to the world of religion. Why are we here? What happens after we die? "What Do You Believe?" unpacks the big questions about life, God, morality and science vs. religion. Written by BBC TV and Radio personality Aled Jones, it presents faith and religion in a totally unbiased way, allowing children to better understand some of the challenging questions we face today. Tracing the history of religion around the world and charting key events and theories, this book helps us to understand the motivation behind beliefs and why some people do or don't have faith. Tricky concepts are explained and broken down into manageable chunks, with clear, curriculum-based information, "What Do You Believe?" promotes understanding, tolerance and respect for people whatever they believe.
Age Range: 8 and up
Grade Level: 3 and up
Hardcover: 96 pages
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) (March 1, 2011)