About this book
A novel which addresses the Eden story in a refreshing and perhaps controversial way. It introduces the reader to the cantankerous figure of God, the wise and beautiful serpent, the gentle Adam, and the enquiring and intelligent Eve. Ages: 12+
God is outraged by Adam and Eve's interest in the tree of knowledge. He is at his worst: everything must bow to his wishes. Adam and Eve realise that if they are to have any freedom of will, they must leave the garden. The Serpent warns them that this will involve suffering, but Eve feels she must develop and be her own person. They go forth...
|Random House Children's Books|