Book Description: In The Adventure Bible, kids 8---12 will discover the treasure of God's Word. Filled with great adventures and exciting features, The Adventure Bible opens a fresh new encounter with Scripture for kids, especially at a time when they are trying to develop their own ideas and opinions independent of their parents. Look for these in-text features, designed to spark curiosity: * 'Life in Bible Times' helps kids understand what it was like to live in Bible times. For visual appeal, each box includes a color picture. * 'People in Bible Times' helps readers to sort out Zechariah from Zephaniah, Jehoshaphat from Joash. * 'Words to Treasure' highlights popular verses for kids to memorize. * 'Did You Know?' points out many of the interesting facts and figures found in the Bible. * 'Let's Live It!' suggests activities, such as playing games and drawing pictures to reinforce the Bible lessons. * A dictionary/concordance for those tricky words. In addition to these great features, check out the book introductions for basic facts about each book of the Bible (who wrote it, where it took place, and why it was written) and full-color pages throughout with more interesting information about the Bible and what it means to be a Christian. With all it has to offer, no wonder The Adventure Bible is America's bestselling children's Bible---over 4 million sold!