Over the centuries, biblical readers have grouped the books of the Bible under a variety of headings. Below is an outline of some of the more common groupings.

Pentateuch


Prophets


The Minor Prophets


Writings


Megilloth (The Five 'Scrolls')


History

Deuteronomistic History


Wisdom Literature


Poetic Literature


Apocrypha


Apocalyptic Literature


Pseudepigrapha