Talk Thru the Bible by Bruce Wilkinson and Kenneth Boa provides a valuable summary of every book of the Bible. Each chapter contains an introduction, notes on the author, date and setting, theme and purpose, key verses, Christ in that book (whether Old or New Testament), a survey of the book, and an outline of the book. The information is accurate, easy to understand, and complimented with useful charts and maps. The appendix at the back of the book features the visuals used in the Visual Survey of the Bible which is an excellent method for teaching the themes and timeline of Scripture. 523 pages, hardcover.
Start your study of any scripture with a comprehensive overview of the book it is in. Talk Thru the Bible is an easy-to-use handbook that summarizes each book of the Bible with at-a-glance charts, illustrations, and outlines. This reference volume is your first step to more in-depth, more satisfying study.
Ken Boa (PhD, New York University; DPhil, University of Oxford) is the president of Reflections Ministries and Trinity House Publishers. His recent publications include Conformed to His Image, Face to Face, Pursuing Wisdom, The Art of Living Well, Wisdom at Work, Living What You Believe, and Sacred Readings.