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Midnight Mom founder Becky Thompson signs book contract with Thomas Nelson

Nashville, Tenn., November 9, 2020 – Thomas Nelson Publishing today announced Becky Thompson has signed a 3-book contract with its imprints W Publishing Group and Thomas Nelson Gift. Midnight Dad Devotional by Thompson and her father, Dr. Mark Pitts–a follow-up to the best-selling Midnight Mom Devotional — is planned for release in April 2021. Two trade books with W Publishing Group will follow in 2022 and 2023.

Thompson is represented by Lisa Jackson of Alive Literary Agency. World rights were acquired by Damon Reiss and Stephanie Newton.

“Becky is a force,” said Damon Reiss, vice president and publisher, W Publishing Group. “She writes with wisdom and a voice that invites women into a deeper relationship with God. She travels the faith journey alongside her reader as an authentic, trusted guide. We are thankful to partner with her on these next life-changing messages.”

“We are thrilled to work with Becky and Mark on Midnight Dad Devotional,” says Laura Minchew, senior vice president and group publisher, Thomas Nelson Gift. “They have crafted 100 devotions and prayers that will bring every dad encouragement, strength, and a connection to the God who placed him in exactly the family where he’s needed.”

Becky Thompson is the best-selling author of five books including the Midnight Mom Devotional and Peace: Hope and Healing for the Anxious Momma’s Heart. Becky also shares hope-filled truth through her top Christian podcast, Revived Motherhood. She lives in Franklin, Tennessee, with her husband, Jared, and their three children.

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, TN. For additional information visit

Contact: Allison Carter, Publicity Director, W Publishing Group,