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Elena Temporin

  • 5 stars across 12 books
    Sophie Piper has an excellent reputation as a compiler of children's prayers books, which include Prayers for the Very Young, Goodnight Prayers, and Prayers for a Better World. Born in Alessandria in 1970. She is a graduate of the European Institute of Design in Milan, where she lives and works. She has been a freelance illustrator since 1993, working mainly in childrens books . She is the illustrator of the Usborne Family Bible and the Usborne Shakespeare series. Since 2000, Elena has worked mostly for Usborne Publishing. She has illustrated The Family Bible, The First Christmas, Stories from Shakespeare, Snowy Day, The Gingerbread Man and Lullabies for them. Elena has also illustrated Gib mir Wurzeln for the German publisher Gabriel, and Le Scarpette di Murano for Mpndadori. She has done many book cover illustrations including several for Sperling and Kupfer and Mondolibri in Italy and circa 10 covers for Christrian Focus Publications in Scotland.
    1st September 2010

    The Gingerbread Man

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    4th October 2012

    Saint Francis of Assisi

    Saint Francis of Assisi is one of the most beloved and inspirational figures in the history of Christianity. In this boo... More

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    28th October 2005

    The Snowy Day

    Young children will adore following the icy delights of a snowy day, from sparkling frost to pretty snowflakes and sleep... More

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    1st November 2013

    Stories from Shakespeare

    Ten of Shakespeare's best-known tales retold in a lively, easy-to-read style with enchanting illustrations by Elena Temp... More

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    1st July 2011

    The Gingerbread Man

    The classic story of The Gingerbread Man retold with simple text and delightful illustrations. When the Gingerbread Man ... More

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    1st September 2013

    Illustrated Children's Bible

    This is a beautiful, luxurious, cloth-bound Bible in a slipcase, specially created for children and the perfect gift to ... More

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    1st January 2012

    The Windy Day

    Have you ever wondered what sways the trees, and makes the leaves dance across the grass? Follow the billowing wind as i... More

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    21st January 2011

    Prayers for All Seasons

    This beautifully illustrated collection of prayers includes words for all through the year. The prayers in this book not... More

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    1st May 2008

    The Paraclete Treasury of Angel Stories

    Each of these stories highlights a key moment in the Old or New Testament, from Creation to the Resurrection and on to R... More

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    19th May 2006

    The Lion Treasury of Angel Stories

    Here is an endearing collection of angel stories retold from the Old and New Testaments with accompanying prayers and bl... More

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