communication arts fiu This story is moving and told through a different perspective. The illustrations are beautifully done and definately will entice children and youth. The content is really a beautiful strategy to illustrate the love of Christ per of us. Luedke explains how “Jesus’ death needs to be considered to be a joyous event, instead of a tragedy!” These books are generally fairly short, usually under 100 pages, as well as the fast pace and short chapters make sure they are really quick reads. They are also very funny, exciting, and (shhhhh!!!!!) actually quite educational, as most take place in different historical periods of time. Author Jon Scieszka, an old teacher, says he thoroughly researches each setting to get them to as historically accurate as you can, but how's that for education at its most painless ' and many fun.