The Waterproof Bible from Bardin & Marsee (NKJV)

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The Waterproof Bible from Bardin & Marsee is available in a variety of translations and styles, all available here. The review copy seen here is the NKJV Waterproof…

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The Pocket Canon Concept Revisited

Friday, August 26, 2011

Last week's piece about Chad Whitacre's edition of the gospels has me thinking about my favorite "portion" editions. The two that come to mind are pocket-sized, single column…

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The Gospels, edited by Chad Whitacre

Friday, August 19, 2011

When I talk with Bible teachers, particularly those who focus on working through the text with their students (as opposed to a more topical approach), I am always…

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Innovative Single Columns: Pomegranate and Psalmen

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

One of the highlights of my summer was attending the International Christian Retail Show in boiling hot Atlanta, where I was signing copies of my new novel, Pattern…

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Cambridge’s KJV Transetto Edition

Friday, June 3, 2011

I'm no fan of novelty Bibles, and it would be easy at first glance to dismiss the Transetto as precisely that: a new edition based on a gimmick,…

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Pocket Canon (KJV)

Thursday, January 24, 2008

Blandness and kitsch are the Scylla and Charybdis between which any attempt at an innovative Bible design must navigate. You can drop text into double columns, print on…

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Design Case Study: NEB New Testament Paperback

Monday, November 12, 2007

We stopped in Leadville, Colorado last week, a picturesque little mining town that features in a favorite book of mine, William Styron’s Angle of Repose. After drinking some…

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The Books of the Bible (TNIV)

Monday, October 22, 2007

The Books of the Bible is a fascinating project from International Bible Society, a new approach both to the design and organization of the biblical text. The emphasis…

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