Books listed that I am personally familiar with and would recommend:
ADULTS / TEENS:
“Exploring the Bible Through History” – by children’s minister, Amber Pike, through “Hendrickson Rose Publishing” and “RoseKidz”; “first in a series of interactive Bible lesson resources based off of Rose Publishing’s Giant 10-Foot Bible Time Line. This book features twenty-five lessons where children, through multiple activity options, explore the Bible and discover God through history. This book of twenty-five lessons takes kids from creation through Revelation”; each one includes memory verse. age-appropriate Bible story, short prayer, small group time, life application, four activity& options with review questions.
“Hero Tales: A Family Treasury of True Stories from the Lives of Christian Heroes, I, II, & III” – by Dave & Neta Jackson; image from Volume I; Volumes II & III.
“In God We Trust: Stories of Faith in American History” – by Timothy Crater and Ranelda Hunsicker (could not find bios).
“My Big Book of Bible Heroes for Kids: Stories of 50 Weird, Wild, Wonderful People from God’s Word” – by Glenn Hascall, author of numerous devotions for boys and a voice actor who writes & produces audio drama.