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Max Lucado’s “Anxious For Nothing” ships
650,000 units in first nine months

Nashville, TN (July 17, 2018) — HarperCollins Christian Publishing has shipped more than 650,000 copies in the product family of Max Lucado’s Anxious for Nothing: Finding Calm in a Chaotic World (September 2017, Nelson) in just nine months. Strong sales continue as the title nears the one-year mark.

Authored by “America’s Pastor” Max Lucado, Anxious for Nothing has impacted thousands of readers over the last nine months:

  • Lucado penned multiple op-eds, addressing anxiety in light of breaking news, via USA Today, Fox News, Christian Post, CBN News, and more.
  • Multiple appearances on national bestseller lists including Amazon, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and CBA.

Max Lucado’s next book, Unshakable Hope: Building Our Lives on the Promises of God (Thomas Nelson) releases August 2018. The new book describes the twelve scriptural promises on which Lucado has built his life and ministry. An Unshakable Hope pre-sale campaign runs through August 7, and a special launch event is set for August 6 at the Museum of the Bible (Washington, DC). Confirmed national media interviews for the Unshakable Hope book launch include Fox & Friends, Dave Ramsey Radio, Relevant Podcast and Guideposts Magazine. More at

With more than 130 million products in print, Max Lucado is America’s bestselling inspirational author. His writings have been shaped into bestselling books, videos, devotionals, songs, greeting cards, booklets, Bible studies, commentaries and theatrically-released movies. Lucado has been featured on countless national media outlets including The TODAY Show, Good Morning America, NPR’s All Things Considered and Fox & Friends. Max and his wife of over 35 years, Denalyn, call San Antonio, Texas, home. Max has served the people of Oak Hills Church since 1988. More at

Thomas Nelson is a world-leading publisher and provider of Christian content and has been providing readers with quality inspirational product for more than 200 years. As part of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc., the publishing group provides multiple formats of award-winning Bibles, books, gift books, cookbooks, curriculum and digital content, with distribution of its products in more than 100 countries. Thomas Nelson is headquartered in Nashville, Tenn. For additional information visit

Contact: Jana Muntsinger, MMPR  281-251-0480
For review copies of Anxious for Nothing and Unshakable Hope