My First Handy Bible


Teeming with enthusiasm My First Handy Bible condensates all-time favorite Bible accounts into simple, clear sentences – and the youngest get it!

My First Handy Bible is already a successful title, translated into more than 50 languages and selling more than 3 million copies, making My First Handy Bible one of the most popular picks from Scandinavia’s book shelves!

The colorful artwork has been carried out by bestselling illustrator Gustavo Mazali.

Key Selling points

  • Sold more than 3 million copies
  • Perceived value is increased with handle and lock
  • Based on real Bible text
  • Cute and engaging child characters, that appeal to kids 
  • Ideal pick as child’s first Bible book for christenings and birthdays
  • Proven to be a success

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“When my 3-year-old daughter picked My First Handy Bible straight from a big pile of book samples, took hold of the handle and carried it away, I knew that this title would stand out – and it has turned out to be a bestseller.”Mathias Jeschke
German Bible Society

My First Handy Bible: a proven bestseller

Since its first release in 2003 the colorful, happy illustrations and endearing child characters as well as the easy-to-understand stories have made it easy for millions of children to connect with the message- and easy their parents to read aloud and share their faith.

Specifications: ISBN (new cover): 9788771321890 • ISBN (old cover): 9788772473048 • Age: 0-3 • 62 pages • Size (WxH): 124 x 149 mm • Full color with glossy laminated board pages • Illustrations: Gustavo Mazali • Text: Cecilie Olesen • Padded hardcover with unique handle and lock • Suggested retail price: US $12.99

A happy 2-year-old girl from Sierra Leone. She is fond of her very first Bible.

List of languages for My First Handy Bible:

Afrikaans, Arabic, Bislama, Burmese, Chichewa, Czech, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, Faroese, Fijian, Finnish, French, Georgian, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Kazakh, Khmer, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malagasy, Malayalam, Marathi, Moldovian, Norwegian, Pijin, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Sinhala, Slovakian, Slovenian, Spanish, Taiwanese, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Tongan, Turkish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese

List of countries where My First Handy Bible has been sold so far:
Angola, Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodja, Cameroun, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Latvia, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Republic of Moldova, Mozambique, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tchad, Thailand, Togo, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

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