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Bookmasters signs two Christian publishers for sales and distribution

ASHLAND, Ohio (June 14, 2017) – Bookmasters, one of the largest providers of customized book publishing services in the United States, has signed new agreements with two Christian publishers to distribute their titles in the United States and abroad.

Lexham Press publishes a range of evangelical scholarly and pastoral works in the areas of biblical studies (including Bible reference and original language resources), biblical, historical, and systematic theology, and ministry resources. As part of the Faithlife Corporation (the makers of Logos Bible Software), Lexham Press seeks to increase biblical literacy, thoughtful Christian reflection, and faithful Christian action around the world through publishing. Lexham Press’s expanded partnership with Bookmasters made their complete list of titles available worldwide, excluding Great Britain and Europe, effective April 2017. To learn more, go to

Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, Forward Movement has been producing excellent, innovative resources to encourage spiritual growth in individuals and congregations for more than 80 years. Today, they publish books and eBooks for small groups, individual study, and prayer, as well as producing Christian formation courses, leadership events, Spanish and bilingual resources, pamphlets, downloadable resources, a daily podcast, apps for smartphones and tablets, and online engagement opportunities. Forward Movement’s partnership with Bookmasters made their titles available worldwide effective April 2017. Learn more about how Forward Movement inspires disciples and empowers evangelists at

“We’re very pleased to add Lexham Press and Forward Movement to our growing list of Christian publishers,” said Ken Fultz, general manager at Bookmasters. “These two publishers fit well with our company culture and business strategy. We’re honored to partner with them.”

“We at Lexham Press are pleased and excited about our new partnership with Bookmasters,” said Jesse Myers, associate publisher at Lexham Press. “They have the reach and market knowledge we need for our diverse catalog and we know they will provide professional and efficient service to our customers. We have had great performance with the titles they have managed for us in the past, and now with our entire catalog with Bookmasters, we’re looking forward to continued success.”

“We’re thrilled to partner with Bookmasters during an exciting period of growth for our ministry,” said Jason Merritt, marketing director at Forward Movement. “We look forward to working with their team as we fulfill our mission to inspire disciples and empower evangelists.”

About Bookmasters
Bookmasters, based in Ashland, Ohio, is one of the largest providers of customized publisher services in the United States. For more than 40 years, Bookmasters has offered services to publishers and authors such as book printing (offset, short-run digital, and print-on-demand), printed book sales and distribution, warehousing and fulfillment, eBook sales and distribution, and editorial and design services. To learn more, visit

Bookmasters is owned by Follett Corporation and is a strategic partner with Baker & Taylor, premier worldwide distributor of books, digital content, and entertainment products.

Media Contact:  Kristen M. Steele – Director of Marketing & PR – 419.281.5100 x1410, desk