books

Books that Eric has authored.

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7 MEN

Thomas Nelson (April 30, 2013)

What is a man and what make a man great? Metaxas offers seven exquisitely crafted portraits of widely known–but not well understood–great men from history. You’ll be inspired by the lives these seven men lived, often in the face of overwhelming adversity, and always at heroic sacrifice to themselves for the sake of others.

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BONHOEFFER: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

Thomas Nelson
April, 2010

“A definitive Bonhoeffer biography for the 21st century.”
— Kirkus (starred review)

“Monumental… a deeply important work.”
— Greg Thornbury, Union University

“[Told] with passion and theological sophistication.”
— The Wall Street Journal

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* THE JESUS EDITION * has arrived!

Regal
January 14, 2010

“How anyone writes a book on God — and now Jesus — that reads like a can’t-put-it-down thriller is a miracle in itself. Metaxas doesn’t just knock my socks off — he knocks my robe off!”

– JUDGE JEANINE PIRRO, former Westchester County D.A. & host of tv’s “Judge Pirro”

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It’s Time to Sleep, My Love

Feiwel & Friends
September 30, 2008

“…a ravishingly beautiful volume.” — John Wilson, in FIRST THINGS

“…glorious…stunningly illustrated… Eric’s poem is heart-stoppingly beautiful.” — Sally Lloyd Jones, author, THE JESUS STORYBOOK BIBLE

“Comforting, fanciful imagery… this gentle, tender offering will buoy children with its strong messages of safety and love. — BOOKLIST

“A luxuriant bedtime retreat for children and parents alike.” — KIRKUS

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Everything ELSE You Always Wanted to Know About God (but were afraid to ask)

WaterBrook Press
May 15, 2007

The long-awaited sequel the Everything You Always Wanted to Know About God (but were afraid to ask), Everything ELSE carries …Read More

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AMAZING GRACE: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery

HarperOne
November 13, 2007

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“SPECTACULAR!” — The Christian Century

“SUPERB!” — Baroness Caroline Cox

“BETTER THAN THE MOVIE!” — Rudolph Giuliani

“A CRACKLING BONFIRE OF TRUTH AND CLARITY” — John Wilson, Books&Culture

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About God (but were afraid to ask)

WaterBrook Press
October 18, 2005

“How anyone writes a book on God — and now Jesus — that reads like a can’t-put-it-down thriller is a …Read More

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Don’t You Believe It!: An Actual Parody

St. Martin's Griffin
July, 1996

Backward-flowing waterflows! Invisible monuments! Ferocious meat-eating deer! A chicken egg in the shape of the Taj Mahal! …Read More

Uncle Mugsy and the Terrible Twins of Christmas

TR Books; 1st edition
September 28, 2007
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The Birthday ABC

Simon & Schuster
March 1995
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Bible ABC

Tommy Nelson
April 14, 1998

S is for Samson, whose hair held his strength,
provided it grew to a certain length.
So it’s good to be clean-cut …Read More

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Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving

Thomas Nelson
August 24, 1999

This entertaining and historical story shows that the actual hero of the Thanksgiving was neither white nor Indian, but God. …Read More