The Good News Version Rainbow edition is an excellent first full Bible for children, specifically designed to be read by them with guidance from an adult. It contains the full Bible text in a clear, readable style, along with 16 full-page colour illustrations plus the iconic and well-loved line drawings by Annie Vallotton.
Extra features have been written especially for those who are new to Bible reading:
All-new book introductions
How to find Bible references
Suggested ways to begin reading
100 famous stories
An overview of the biblical story in 40 key passages
Where to find help in the Bible
Other helps include:
Sidebar navigation, listing the preceding or following books in the margin of every page
Word list with simple definitions.