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Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should Read

Our list of some of the best Bible Story books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.

1. The Whole Bible Story: Everything That Happens in the Bible in Plain English (2011)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadSometimes readers just want to know what happens next. Dr. William Marty presents the entire narrative of the Bible in chronological order from creation to the New Testament Church. The action moves smoothly from story to story without slowing down for law, poetry, prophecy, or instruction. The Whole Bible Story is perfect for new Christians looking to understand the overall flow of the Bible or seasoned believers wanting a refresher course. It can be read straight through or used as a reference tool for better understanding of specific biblical events. #21,613 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #300…
Author(s): Dr. William H. Marty

2. The Story of the Bible: Volume I – The Old Testament (2015)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadChildren should not just read the Bible, but experience it. In young readers will discover not only the sanctity and wisdom, but the excitement of the stories and events that shaped human history and brought about our salvation. Unlike anything else in the market, this series uses the "schoolhouse model" approach where children of all ages can engage with the content.  From the great traditional content of the Text Books, to the challanging Test Books, to the fun Activity Books, to the unmatched media companion pieces, this…
Author(s): TAN Books, Chris Pelicano

3. Bedtime Bible Story Book: 365 Read-aloud Stories from the Bible (1995)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadMake the most out of bedtime with 365 Read-Aloud Bedtime Bible Stories Children love Bible stories, especially when they are written in age-appropiate, easy-to-understand language. Written specifically for ages 3-8, this book has a year's supply of the best-loved Bible stories that will delight your children. All the excitement, adventure, history and spiritual truths of the Bible are skillfully presented.  Daniel Partner is a freelance writer and editor. He has worked on many Bible projects for both children and adults. #7,087 in Books (See Top 100 in…
Author(s): Daniel Partner, Kathy Arbuckle

4. The 52 Greatest Stories of the Bible: A Weekly Devotional (2016)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadHow well do everyday Christians know the stories that have shaped their faith? More than just a collection of significant and entertaining stories, The 52 Greatest Stories of the Bible impresses upon readers the beautiful interconnectedness of the varied narratives we find in the Bible. It:· connects the dots, demonstrating how each individual story is really one chapter in the larger story· shows how Jesus, especially his death and resurrection, is the point of the story, even when the Son of God is not a key player · helps readers build a biblical…
Author(s): Kenneth Boa, John Alan Turner

5. Egermeier’s Bible Story Book (2008)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadBeloved for generations, Egermeier’s® Bible Story Book has sold millions of copies and continues to bring Bible stories to life for children and adults around the world. Many of us remember this classic story book as the first one from which our parents and Sunday school teachers taught us. This newly updated version carries on an outstanding tradition of excellence. Features: Bible Stories 312 stories from Genesis to Revelation (Old and New Testaments) Engaging, easy-to-understand writing style that has captivated children for generations Biblically accurate without doctrinal bias New color titles…
Author(s): Elsie Egermeier, Arlene Hall, et al.

6. The Story of the Bible: Volume II – The New Testament (2015)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadChildren should not just read the Bible, but experience it. In young readers will discover not only the sanctity and wisdom, but the excitement of the stories and events that shaped human history and brought about our salvation. Unlike anything else in the market, this series uses the "schoolhouse model" approach where children of all ages can engage with the content.  From the great traditional content of the Text Books, to the challanging Test Books, to the fun Activity Books, to the unmatched media companion pieces, this product line has it all! Volume II, The New Testament, continues the…
Author(s): TAN Books, Chris Pelicano

7. The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People (2011)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should Read“The Greatest Story Ever Told” is more than just a cliché. God has gone to great lengths to rescue lost and hurting people. That is what The Story for Teens is all about—the story of the Bible, God’s great love affair with humanity. Condensed into 31 accessible chapters, The Story for Teens sweeps you into the unfolding progression of Bible characters and events from Genesis to Revelation. Using the clear, accurate, and easy-to-understand text of the New International Version, it allows the stories, poems, and…
Author(s): Max Lucado, Randy Frazee

8. The Hidden Story of Jacob: What We Can See in Hebrew That We Cannot See in English (2019)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadReading the Bible in the original Hebrew allows us to notice many things that remain invisible in English translations. This brief book pulls back the layers of translation traditions by looking into the original Hebrew text of the story of Jacob and his children. By rereading and, therefore, rethinking the original Hebrew text from the largest sections of Genesis we get to relive one of the greatest stories ever told. Get ready for it. It’s power may just take you by surprise. #19,182 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #13 in Old Testament Commentaries #14 in Hebrew Bible #4 in Old…
Author(s): Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

9. Seamless: Understanding the Bible as One Complete Story (Member Book) (2015)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadIn seven sessions, Seamless covers the people, places, and promises of the Bible, tying them together into the greater story of Scripture. Participants in this study will gain an overarching understanding of the fundamental layout and meaning of the Bible. #699 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #17 in Christian Spiritual Growth (Books) #5 in Christian Bible Study Guides (Books) #11 in Christian Women’s Issues Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Angie Smith

10. Big Book of Bible Story Coloring Pages for Elementary Kids (Big Books) (2018)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadNo matter which children’s curriculum you use or what type of children’s ministry program you have, Big Books will provide hours of creative Bible learning and fun! You’ll find games, art activities, coloring pages, creative storytelling, object lessons, Bible talks, crafts, puzzles, science experiments, and more! Plus each Big Book is reproducible and comes with perforated pages and a Scripture index. Big Books are perfect for: Bible Story and Application Coloring Pages Help Kids Connect to God’s Word! This reproducible…
Author(s): David C Cook

11. Read-Aloud Book of Bible Stories (2012)

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should ReadFrom the scores of beautiful and thrilling tales in the Bible, celebrated British author Amy Steedman has collected three dozen that are sure to delight young children. With the confidence of a master storyteller practiced in holding the attention of even the most restless child, she weaves tales of Noah and Moses, Solomon and David, and Daniel in the lion’s den. She leads young listeners to marvel at prophesies of the coming Savior, to be charmed by the gentle goodness of His boyhood, and be dazzled by the scores of miracles that proved He is the Messiah coming to save Israel…
Author(s): Amy Steedman

Best Bible Story Books Everyone Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some bible story books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

A History of the Bible: The Story of the World’s Most Influential Book

Author(s): John Barton
Publisher: Viking, Year: 2019, Size: 13 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2374942

A (Hi)story of Language and Being in the Bible: An Interpretation Based on Heidegger and Dürckheim

Author(s): Antón Bousquet
Publisher: Koadig, Year: 2018, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2272162

The Man in the House of Being: A Story of Language and Being in the Bible

Author(s): Antón Bousquet
Publisher: Koadig, Year: 2018, Size: 24 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2272167

Little Boys Bible Storybook for Fathers and Sons

Author(s): Carolyn Larsen,Caron Turk
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group;Baker Books, Year: 2014, Size: 95 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1345202

What is biblical theology? : a guide to the Bible's story, symbolism, and patterns

Author(s): Hamilton, James M jr;
Publisher: Crossway, Year: 2014, Size: 432 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2084176

The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible

Author(s): Matti Friedman
Publisher: Algonquin Books, Year: 2012, Size: 820 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 866990

The Voice Bible: Step Into the Story of Scripture

Author(s): Ecclesia Bible Society
Publisher: Thomas Nelson, Year: 2012, Size: 4 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1159235

The Brick Bible: The New Testament: A New Spin on the Story of Jesus

Author(s): Brendan Powell Smith
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Year: 2012, Size: 103 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1173933

Myth Became Fact: Storytelling, Imagination, and Apologetics in the Bible

Author(s): Godawa, Brian
Publisher: Embedded Pictures Publishing, Year: 2012, Size: 477 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2072379

The Cornbread Bible A Recipe Storybook

Author(s): Shambrook, Jennifer
Publisher: Proverbs 31 Press, Year: 2012, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2075385

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely record-breakers according to The New York Times, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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