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Book Review: Paul Writes (a Letter) by Chris Raschka

Title: Paul Writes (a Letter) Author: Chris Raschka Illustrator: Chris Raschka Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers Year: 2018 Ages: 6 – 9
Written and illustrated by Chris Raschka, Paul Writes (a Letter) introduces children to the letters of the Apostle Paul, also known as Saint Paul. Paul played a significant role in the spread of Christianity. While he traveled across the Roman Empire, spreading the word of Jesus, he sent letters to his friends. These letters appear in the New Testament in the 14 books that have been attributed to him. Christians and biblical scholars consider Paul’s thoughts on the Christian faith among the most influential of the New Testament.
I picked this book from the library because its illustrations captured my attention right away. I loved so much the striking watercolors that I had to review this children’s book without checking what it was about. Not surprisingly, Chris Raschka wrote and illustrated it. Considered one of the most imaginative illustrators…

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