Author: Jerry Pinkney
Illustrator: Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: SeaStar Books
Awards: ALA Notable Children's Books (2003), Caldecott Honor (2003), Sydney Taylor Honor Book
Topics: Noah's Ark, Noah, Bible stories, faith, rainbow, promises,
Summary: Retelling the age old biblical story of the great flood. Noah and his family work to save living things from the floodwaters.
Noah's Ark: General Information
- Noah's Ark from Wikipedia
Noah's Ark: Bible Connections
- Annie's Noah's Ark Page
Information cited from the Bible.
- Noah's Ark from New Advent
A Catholic Encyclopedia perspective
- Noah's Ark: Truth or Myth
Website with Bible references.
The Search for Noah's Ark
- Has Anyone Discovered Noah's Ark?
Christian website focusing on location
- Noah's Ark Search
Information on places people have searched for Noah's ark
- Noah's Ark Quest Dead in the Water from National Geographic
Story about a quest for the ark.
- Noah's Ark Discovered in Iran from National Geographic
Article about a discovery in Iran
- Satellite's Search Underway for Noah's Ark
View from space of Turkey
- The Search for Noah's Ark
Background information and resources
Flood Mythology and Skeptics Websites
- About: Flood Myth
Explore flood stories from around the world.
- Noah's Ark: A lost legend about Aiusudra, king of Sumer
Explore six myths about a great flood from different perspectives
- Noah's Ark
From The Skeptic's Dictionary from a skeptics view.
- Problems with a Global Flood
Explores different perspectives on a global flood.
- Imagining Noah's Ark. Each illustrator images something different when they think about Noah's Ark. Compare the images at Wikipedia and other websites. Also compare the images found in other picture books.
- Compare the Stories. Compare religious and cultural stories of the ancient flood from around the world.
- Local Animals. What animals are native to your area? What would your local ark look like? What plants and animals would you include?
- Belief. Noah believed what he was doing was right. In what other cases, have people followed their dream?
- Ancient Flood Stories from National Geographic
- Noah Builds an Ark
Links to Christian-centered lessons
- Noah's Ark from MSSS Bible Lesson
Links to lots of Bible lessons about Noah
- The Top 10 Life-Lessons from Noah's Ark
Nice list of lessons from Noah's ark.
Do a Thinkfinity search for lessons related to Noah's Ark.