For anyone who has wondered, "What have the greatest minds in human history thought of God?" This charmingly-illustrated compendium of quotes will inspire, comfort, and delight anyone who has contemplated the higher power.
Throughout history, humans have been fascinated by the idea a divine, omnipotent being. This curiosity has captivated all of us, including civilization's most brilliant thinkers. God is a compilation of 48 carefully-chosen quotes from history's most interesting minds-including Homer, Galileo, Einstein, Pope Francis, and Maya Angelou-specifically on what they had to say when they pondered the higher power. The quotes are paired with delightful illustrations from famed New Yorker cartoonist R.O. Blechman, grounding this varied group of perspectives in a common visual language that is sure to amuse and delight readers.
|Publisher:||Running Press Book Publishers|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Jennifer Berne is the award-winning author of On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein, and Manfish: A Story of Jacques Cousteau. Her books have been among the New York Times Editors' Choice, Horn Book Best Non-Fiction Books, NPR's Great Reads, and Eric Carle Museum's "Best of the Best." She worked at "The Factory" for Andy Warhol, and had a successful career as an advertising copywriter. She lives in upstate New York.