Aaron Dillon, Harvest House Publishers
Eugene, Oregon—April 11, 2011—Harvest House Publishers is pleased to announce that three of their bestselling titles, 30 Days to Taming Your Tongue by Deborah Smith Pegues, Classic Christianity by Bob George and Before You Say "I Do"® by Norm Wright and Wes Roberts, will receive ECPA Sales Achievement Awards at the 2011 ECPA Awards Banquet on May 2 in Colorado Springs.
During the opening night of the annual Executive Leadership Summit, each book will be recognized for “outstanding sales achievement in the publication of quality Christian literature.” 30 Days to Taming Your Tongue and Classic Christianity will both receive the Gold Award, awarded when a book property sells 500,000 units. Before You Say "I Do"® will be the recipient of the Platinum Award, which a book receives when 1 million units are sold.
“As a publisher, you are truly humbled when your books realize such great success.” Bob Hawkins Jr., president of Harvest House, states. “To see these milestones achieved serves as a wonderful reminder that these remarkable books are helping people grow spiritually strong all throughout the world. I am grateful and honored that Harvest House has the privilege of representing each of these authors and supporting their exceptional work.”
About the Recipients:
30 Days to Taming Your Tongue by Deborah Smith Pegues
Certified behavioral consultant Deborah Pegues uses short stories, anecdotes, soul–searching questions, and scripturally based personal affirmations in this 30–day devotional that is tongue–and–life–changing.
Classic Christianity by Bob George
Drawing on his struggles and teaching/counseling experience, Bob George tackles common questions: Don’t I have to “get right” before approaching God? Does He accept me? I’m saved and forgiven…is there something more? A life-transforming distillation of the truths of the gospel.
Before You Say "I Do"® by Norm Wright and Wes Robert
Couples-to-be explore how to clarify role expectations, establish a healthy sexual relationship, handle finances, and acquire a solid understanding of how to develop a biblical relationship.
About the Publisher: Harvest House is among the top ten Christian publishing companies, releasing more than 150 new books each year and carrying a strong backlist offering more than 1,200 titles. Over 100 million Harvest House books have been sold worldwide through diverse distribution channels, and additional millions have sold in over 75 different languages.