Jennifer R. Prince is a youth services librarian at a public library in North Carolina. She holds a bachelor's degree in literature from UNC at Asheville and a master's in library and information science from UNC at Greensboro. A long-time book reviewer for local newspapers and professional journals, including a weekly column about books for children and teens in the "Asheville Citizen-Times" and reviews in the "School Library Journal," Ms. Prince has made a lifelong habit of reading and studying the Bible and participating in many in-depth Bible studies. She is excited that her first book is "The Handy Bible Answer Book." Ms. Prince lives in Fairview, North Carolina.
"serve(s) as a first starting point for exploring the Bible. Recommended" --Booklist
"a good, simple, nondenominational guide that will probably be
most helpful for [those] starting to learn about the ancient work."
--Library Journal "This book can serve as a general
introduction into the reading of the Bible.... This book should be
placed on the general library shelves.... It is an interesting
book." --ARBA Online "[T]he text is informative, and
contentious issues are handled judiciously. [I]t is written and
presented in a highly accessible manner. The text is easy to read.
The resource may be useful in Christian home schooling and
Christian charter school settings." --VOYA Reviews "An
easy-to-navigate reference tool ... can be used and read by anyone
trying to tackle the overwhelming tome for the first time or for
those who have many queries about it but are not sure where to
begin. Readers won't have to look much further than Prince's
well-researched guide." --School Library Journal "... a very
comprehensive exploration of the books and people of the Bible,
while maintaining an easy-to-read question and answer style. ... a
worthy purchase ..." --Children's Literature "This book
explains what the Bible says about thousands of topics. It usually
interprets the Bible neither through a conservative or liberal
lens. ... So, if you like our web site, you will love this book."