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Angels Are Everywhere

Angels Are Everywhere

What They Are, Where They Come From, and What They Do

Illustrated by: Nathan Hale
For Ages: 9 - 13
Angels are everywhere. They have become a fascinating part of our culture and have been widely represented in TV shows, fine art, plays, and movies.

Packed with fun facts (including the history of "angelology" -- the study of angels), anecdotes of angel encounters, and fantastic illustrations throughout, author Karen Romano Young gives readers an in-depth look at these winged creatures and the impact they have had on our culture and everyday lives.
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  • Aladdin | 
  • 128 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781416997689 | 
  • October 2009 | 
  • Grades 4 - 8 | 
  • Lexile 1030L
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Angel Lore


Where do we get our ideas about angels? From stories, and from histories. From books that are sacred (written or dictated by God), possibly sacred, and not sacred.

For a long, long time, people kept track of their histories and stories by word of mouth. These oral traditions (stories told anytime two or more people were together) became part of the books that form the centers of the big four Western religions: Judaism, Zoroastrianism, Christianity, and Islam.

MAJOR MESSAGE: Each of the holy books of the big four Western religions includes... see more

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