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Zondervan releases new “Journal the Word Bible for Girls”

(Grand Rapids, Mich., April 2022) – Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to announce the release of the most recent edition of the Journal the Word™ Bible for Girls, now in the New International Reader’s Version (NIrV).

The NIrV Journal theWord™ Bible for Girls is specifically crafted for the younger reader, providing a place to capture their thoughts while learning Scripture. The thick paper and wide margins are perfect for journaling thoughts and prayers as they practice penmanship, color, and trace verses.

This edition of Journal theWord Bible for Girls is written in the NIrV, an easy-to-read translation of the entire Bible that is adapted from the New International Version (NIV) and written at a third-grade level, making it ideal for early and developing readers. Features include:

  • Complete text of the New International Reader’s Version (NIrV)
  • Double-column format
  • Wide margins for:
  • Lined side margins for taking notes
  • Blank side margins for drawing, coloring and doodling
  • 100 verses for tracing to help with print and cursive penmanship and Scripture memorization
  • Thick white paper for writing and doodling
  • Satin ribbon marker
  • Exclusive Zondervan NIrV Comfort Print® typeface
  • 8.5-point print size

The NIrV Journal theWord Bible for Girls is also available in the New International Version (NIV).

The NIrV Journal the Word Bible for Girls is available now.

About Zondervan:  Zondervan, a worldwide leading Christian publisher of books and Bibles, is part of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc. Its publications include a variety of Bible translations for all ages; books in different genres and subject areas for the general reader; curriculum for individual and group Bible study; books for children and young adults; academic resources including textbooks and reference books; ministry resources; and books on faith and culture. Zondervan is located in Grand Rapids, MI. For more information, visit

About Comfort Print:  Zondervan Bibles teamed up with 2K/Denmark, the world’s foremost Bible typeface foundry, to create exclusive Comfort Print Bible fonts. Comfort Print Bibles are easy to read at any size because the typeface was designed to be both efficient and readable. Zondervan Bibles believes that the beauty of the message should be reflected in the physical form of the book. Choosing the right typeface is one significant element in creating beautiful Bibles.

Contact:  Amy Bigler, Senior Public Relations Manager,