Chronological List of Published Work by Max Lucado

Books Written by Max Lucado

On the Anvil, Tyndale House, 1985

No Wonder They Call Him the Savior, Multnomah Press, 1986

God Came Near, Multnomah Press, 1987

Six Hours One Friday, Multnomah Press, 1989

The Applause of Heaven, Word, Inc., 1990

In the Eye of the Storm, Word, Inc., 1991

And the Angels Were Silent, Multnomah Press, 1992

+Just in Case You Ever Wonder, Tommy Nelson, Inc., 1992; updated 2019

+Tell Me the Story, Crossway, 1992

He Still Moves Stones, Word, 1993

+Tell Me the Secrets, Crossway, 1993

When God Whispers Your Name, Word, 1994

+The Children of the King, Crossway, 1994

+The Crippled Lamb, TommyNelson, 1994

A Gentle Thunder, Word, 1995

+The Song of the King, Crossway, 1995

In the Grip of Grace, Word, 1996

General Editor, The Inspirational Study Bible, 1995

*Walking With the Savior, Tyndale House, 1996

*God’s Inspirational Promises, Word, 1996

*The Glory of Christmas, Word, 1996

+Alabaster’s Song, TommyNelson, 1996

+You Are Special, Crossway, 1997

Cosmic Christmas, Word, 1997

The Great House of God, Word, 1997

*The Greatest Moments, Word, 1997

Just Like Jesus, Word, 1998

*Let the Journey Begin, Word, 1998

*The Cross, Multnomah, 1998

+Jacob’s Gift, TommyNelson, 1998

The Christmas Child, Word, 1998 (Formerly The Christmas Cross)

*The Gift for All People, Multnomah, 1998

+Because I Love You, Crossway, 1999

When Christ Comes, Word, 1999

+Just the Way You Are, Crossway, 1999

*Grace for the Moment, J. Countryman, 2000

+All You Ever Need, Crossway, 2000

He Chose the Nails, Word, 2000

*In the Footsteps of Jesus, Tyndale, 2000

+Small Gifts in God’s Hands, TommyNelson, 2000

Shaped By God (Formerly On The Anvil), Tyndale, 2001

+With You All the Way, Crossway, 2001

Traveling Light, W Publishing Group, 2001

+You Are Mine, Crossway, 2001

*Safe in the Shepherd’s Arms, J. Countryman, 2001

*America Looks Up, W Publishing Group, 2001

*Traveling Light Journal, W Publishing Group, 2001

*One Incredible Moment, J. Countryman, 2001

+He Chose You, Tommy Nelson, 2002

*Just For You, W Publishing Group, 2002

*Traveling Light for Mothers, W Publishing Group, 2002

+If I Only Had a Green Nose, Crossway, 2002

A Love Worth Giving, W Publishing Group, fall 2002

An Angel Story (Formerly Cosmic Christmas), W Publishing, 2002

+Best of All, Crossway, 2003

*God Thinks You’re Wonderful, J. Countryman, 2003

+Just Like Jesus for Teens, TommyNelson, 2003

+Hermie:  A Common Caterpillar, Tommy Nelson, 2003

Next Door Savior, W Publishing Group, fall 2003

Come Thirsty, W Publishing Group, 2004

+A Hat For Ivan, Crossway, 2004

+Flo, The Lyin’ Fly, Tommy Nelson, 2004

It’s Not About Me, Integrity Publishers, 2004

*Everyday Blessings, J Countryman, 2004

+Punchinello and the Most Marvelous Gift, Tommy Nelson, 2004

+Punchinello One of a Kind, Tommy Nelson, 2004

+Webster The Scaredy Spider, Tommy Nelson, 2004

+Lucia and the Razzly Dazzly Wemberry Pies, Tommy Nelson, 2004

+The 12 Bugs of Christmas, Tommy Nelson, 2004

+A Fruitcake Christmas, Tommy Nelson, 2005

+ The Way Home, A Princess Story, Tommy Nelson, 2005

+Stanley The Stink Bug,  Tommy Nelson, 2006

Cure For The Common Life, W Publishing, fall 2005

*Turn, Multnomah Publishers, 2005

*God’s Mirror, Integrity Publishers, 2005

*God’s Promises For You, J Countryman, 2006 (Updated Edition)

+Your Special Gift, Crossway Books, 2006

*Grace For The Moment II, J Countryman, 2006

Facing Your Giants, W Publishing, 2006

+The Oak In The Acorn, W Publishing, 2006

The Christmas Candle, W Publishing, 2006

*For These Tough Times, Thomas Nelson, 2006

+Coming Home, Crossway Books, 2007

+Milo The Mantis Who Wouldn’t Pray, Tommy Nelson, 2007

+You! God’s Brand New Idea, Tommy Nelson, 2007

3:16 The Numbers of Hope, W Publishing, Fall 2007

Every Day Deserves A Chance, Thomas Nelson, 2007

+Buzby and The Grumble Bees, Tommy Nelson, 2007

*Cast of Characters, Thomas Nelson, 2008

*His Name Is Jesus, Thomas Nelson, 2009

Fearless, Thomas Nelson, 2009

+ Tallest of the Smalls, Thomas Nelson, 2009

Outlive Your Life, Thomas Nelson, 2010

+One Hand Two Hands, Thomas Nelson, 2010

You Changed My Life, Thomas Nelson, 2010

*You Can Be Everything God Wants You to Be, Thomas Nelson, 2010

General Editor, Lucado Life Lesson Study Bible, Thomas Nelson, 2010

*This Is Love, Thomas Nelson, 2011

*Lived Loved, Thomas Nelson, 2011

Max on Life, Thomas Nelson, 2011

God’s Story, Your Story, Thomas Nelson, 2011 (retitled 2016)

*Lucado Inspirational Reader, Thomas Nelson, 2011

*Christmas Stories, Thomas Nelson, 2011

Great Day Every Day (previous title- Every Day Deserves a Chance) Thomas Nelson, 2012

*Cast of Character: Lost and Found, Thomas Nelson, 2012

Grace- Thomas Nelson, 2012

*Grace Happens Here, 2012

+The Boy and The Ocean, Crossway, 2012

*Who Is This Jesus, Worthy, 2012

*In the Manger, Thomas Nelson, 2012

You’ll Get Through This, Thomas Nelson, 2013

*God Will Carry You Through, Thomas Nelson, 2013

+Itsy Bitsy Christmas, Thomas Nelson, 2013

*On Calvary’s Hill- Thomas Nelson, 2013

Before Amen- Thomas Nelson, 2014

Miracle at Higher Grounds Café, Thomas Nelson, 2014

*The Lucado Inspirational Reader, Thomas Nelson, 2013

*Dad Time, Thomas Nelson, 2014

Glory Days, Thomas Nelson, 2015

*God is With You Every Day, Thomas Nelson, 2015

More to Your Story (previously titled, God’s Story, Your Story), Thomas Nelson, 2016

Because of Bethlehem, Thomas Nelson, 2016

Anxious for Nothing, Thomas Nelson, 2017

*Trade Your Cares for Calm, Thomas Nelson, 2017

+Scaredy Cat, Tommy Nelson, 2017

Unshakable Hope, Thomas Nelson, 2018

*Praying the Promises, Thomas Nelson, 2018

+Unshakable Hope Promise Book for Students, Thomas Nelson, 2018

+God Always Keeps His Promises (Unshakable Hope for Kids), Tommy Nelson, 2018

How Happiness Happens, Thomas Nelson, 2019

*Happy Today Journal, Thomas Nelson, 2019

*Jesus: The God Who Knows Your Name, Thomas Nelson, 2020 (includes some original content)

*Grace for the Moment Family Devotional, Thomas Nelson, 2020

Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Thomas Nelson, 2020 (updated notes & formatting)

You Are Never Alone, Thomas Nelson, September 2020

*Begin Again, Thomas Nelson, 2021 (compilation includes some original content)

*God Will Help You (gift book), Thomas Nelson, 2021

+ Where’d My Giggle Go?, Tommy Nelson, 2021

*You Can Count on God 365-Day Devotional, Thomas Nelson, 2021

You Were Made for This Moment, Thomas Nelson, 2021

+Anxious for Nothing for Young Readers, Tommy Nelson, 2022

+You Can Count on God for Kids, Tommy Nelson, 2022

*Start With Prayer, Thomas Nelson, 2022

*They Walked with God, Tomas Nelson, 2022

Help Is Here, Thomas Nelson,  2022

+Bedtime Prayers for Little Ones, Tommy Nelson, 2022

In the Footsteps of the Savior, Thomas Nelson, 2023 (book & DVD curriculum)

He Gets Us, Thomas Nelson, 2023

God Never Gives Up on You, Thomas Nelson, 2023

*Stories for Your Soul, Thomas Nelson, 2024

+Just in Case You Ever Feel Alone, 2024

*Grace for the Moment for Moms, 2024


*selected writings compiled from primary books (some compilations have some new content added)

+children and youth books