A simple retelling of the Old Testament story of the shepherd boy David, whose faith in God helped him overcome the Philistine giant Goliath
Illus. in full color. "The accurate and lively version of the Bible story is written with a limited vocabulary suited to beginning readers. The short, simple sentences are nicely varied and read aloud well. The water-color illustrations are well-designed, amusing, and expressive. A good choice for beginning readers."--School Library Journal.