Jesus: Messenger of Peace! (Show Me History!)

by James Buckley (Author) Caitlin Like (Illustrator)

Jesus: Messenger of Peace! (Show Me History!)
Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade

The life story of Jesus of Nazareth--one of the most influential figures in world history--in graphic novel format.

Jesus: Messenger of Peace! tells the story of the life of Jesus of Nazareth as recounted in the Gospels. This illustrated retelling of Jesus's journey draws from the stories found in the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, and offers young readers an opportunity to learn about the remarkable man who changed the course of the world's history. This account of Jesus's life will educate and entertain a new generation of readers.

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Review quotes

Praise for the Show Me History! series:
"Bunking the notion that history is dull, these titles in the Show Me History! series convey the lives of notable historical figures through colorful and spirited cartoons." —Booklist
James Buckley
James Buckley Jr. has written more than 50 books for kids, including Who Was Ernest Shackleton? and Who Was Roberto Clemente?
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Portable Press
Publication date
November 20, 2020
Show Me History!
BISAC categories
JNF007020 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Historical
JNF062010 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Comics & Graphic Novels | Biography
JNF062020 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Comics & Graphic Novels | History
Library of Congress categories
Bible stories
Graphic novels
Cartoons and comics
Comics (Graphic works)
Historical comics
Nonfiction comics
Bible stories, English
Jesus Christ
Biographical comics
Educational comics

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