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Zondervan releases their first editions of the New American Standard Bible, 2020 Text

(Grand Rapids, MI, May 2021) – Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to announce their first New American Standard Bibles (NASB) in the 2020 Text.

“We are excited to launch our inaugural publications in the recently completed NASB 2020 text,” said Melinda Bouma, vice president and publisher of Bibles for Zondervan. “We will continue our promise to serve NASB readers with beautiful Bibles in the text editions they want for years to come!”

The New American Standard Bible, 2020 Text continues a rich tradition of faithfulness to the original Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek texts by maintaining fidelity to the original biblical languages while also ensuring that God’s Word speaks clearly to readers today.

Zondervan’s first NASB 2020 Bibles will be the NASB 2020 Thinline and NASB Thinline Bible, Large Print. These Bibles deliver a traditional translation with improved readability in a portable and easy-to-read format and features Zondervan’s exclusive NASB Comfort Print® typeface, as well as:

  • The full text of the New American Standard Bible, 2020 Text
  • Sophisticated, durable covers
  • Less than one inch thick
  • Double-column, verse-by-verse format
  • Presentation page
  • Two satin ribbon markers
  • Words of Christ in red
  • Exclusive Zondervan NASB Comfort Print typeface
  • 9-point print size (Standard Print Editions)
  • 10.5-point print size (Large Print Editions)

The NASB Thinline Bible, 2020 Text, is available now in a variety of binding types:

  • 9780310455431  NASB, Thinline Bible, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Edition, $32.99
  • 9780310455622 NASB, Thinline Bible, Leathersoft, Teal, Red Letter Edition, $32.99
  • 9780310455660  NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Edition, $42.99
  • 9780310455677  NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Leathersoft, Burgundy, Red Letter Editions, $42.99

The thumb-indexed editions will be available beginning May 25, 2020:

  • 9780310456650  NASB, Thinline Bible, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Edition, Thumb Indexed, $42.99
  • 9780310456667  NASB, Thinline Bible, Leathersoft, Teal, Red Letter Edition, Thumb Indexed, $42.99
  • 9780310456674  NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Edition, Thumb Indexed, 52.99
  • 9780310456681  NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Leathersoft, Burgundy, Red Letter Edition, Thumb Indexed, $52.99

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 www.zondervan.com.

About Comfort Print: Zondervan Bibles teamed up with 2K/Denmark, the world’s foremost Bible typeface foundry, to create exclusive Comfort Print Bible fonts. NASB 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  amy.bigler@harpercollins.com