For reading or study, this sturdy textbook edition is created for understanding that lasts. This NIV Holy Bible, Textbook Edition has all the features students need to explore the riches of God’s Word. Designed with the help of Christian educators, it offers many study helps and includes the full text of the NIV translation of the Bible. Full-color maps and inserts help you glean important information for understanding what you’re reading. You’ll find information that makes it easy to understand how biblical events and teachings come together. The features in this Bible help you quickly locate stories, look up new words, and verses.