Books on Petrified Forest National Park
Below is a listing of many of the books available about Petrified Forest National Park. These range from hiking guides, to comprehensive information books and photo books. We use some of these ourselves, and note that in the descriptions. At the bottom of each listing, we list a number of places where these can be currently purchased. Click on the logo of the store you would like to use. Note that books occasionally go out of stock or are discontinued at certain stores. In this case, simply try another merchant, if available.
Petrified Forest National Park: A Wilderness Bound in Time
This is one of the few books availabe on Petrified Forest National Park. It deals mainly with the park's history, from prehistoric times, to the creation of the park. It is a good read for those interested in history, but has little in the way of guidebook value.
Holbrook and the Petrified Forest
This book is part of the Images of America series. This particular one covers both the park and the nearby town of Holbrook. It contains history and stories, along with a large number of historical photographs.