Stories for a Fragile Planet
Respecting the Earth is both wise and good. Through care and kindness towards its creatures, human beings find their rightful place in the world and can live in peace and harmony.
This message has echoed through stories from ancient times to the pr
By Kenneth Steven, Jane Ray
An author and poet, welcomed for his reflective and thought-provoking style, retells 10 stories from different cultures - from around the world and through the ages - which each highlight the importance of taking care of the world. These stories - from ancient Greece, the Far East, the Celts, Africa, Greenland, Russia, China, Japan, South America and ancient Israel - afford wonderful opportunities for Jane Ray's paradisiacal paintings of trees and flowers, animals and birds... in short, all creation.