Abingdon Press to publish new gift books from NYT bestselling author Jen Hatmaker

Abingdon Press to publish new gift books from NYT bestselling author Jen Hatmaker October release will focus on generosity January 31, 2019 (Nashville, TN)—Abingdon Press announced today it will publish two new gift books from Jen Hatmaker, New York Times bestselling author. The first gift book will be for the 2019 holiday season and called 7 Days of Christmas. Inspired by and adapted from her breakout book 7:  An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess, 7 Days of Christmas takes Hatmaker’s social experiment of restraint in seven key…

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Abingdon Press announces Robin Glennon as new Director of Trade Sales

Abingdon Press announces Robin Glennon as new Director of Trade Sales (Nashville, TN) – Abingdon Press has announced the promotion of Robin Glennon to Director of Trade Sales effective November 11. Glennon has over 20 years of experience in sales, marketing, and product development and most recently served at Abingdon Press as Key Accounts and Digital Sales Manager where she managed several of Abingdon Press’ largest trade customers. Her management of these key accounts resulted in year-over-year sustained sales growth. …

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Song of Silence wins 2016 Reviewers’ Choice Award

Song of Silence wins 2016 Reviewers’ Choice Award Romantic Times (RT) recently announced its 2016 Reviewers’ Choice Awards, and Song of Silence by Cynthia Ruchti won in the Inspirational category. The award ceremony took place at the RT Booklovers Convention on May 4 in Atlanta. These awards honor the best romance books of the previous year, and winners are selected by over fifty reviewers from the RT staff. For a complete list of winning titles, please click here. Author Cynthia Ruchti said…

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Abingdon Press Partners with Noble Marketing

Abingdon Press Partners with Noble Marketing Contact: Brenda Smotherman Publicity and Marketing Manager Abingdon Press bsmotherman@abingdonpress.com 615.749.6290 (Nashville, TN) – Abingdon Press and Noble Marketing have forged a new partnership effective September 2016. Through this relationship, Noble Marketing will undertake sales of Abingdon Press trade products to the independent Christian bookstore channel, as well as academic, church, and seminary bookstores. Noble Marketing Group has established relationships with over 700 CBA accounts. “Noble Marketing’s vast number of accounts creates an incredible opportunity…

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Multi-Generational Program Honors a Super God; Abingdon Press Reveals 2017 Theme

Multi-Generational Program Honors a Super God; Abingdon Press Reveals 2017 Theme Contact: Brenda Smotherman Publicity and Marketing Manager bsmotherman@abingdonpress.com 615-749-6290 Many people dream of being a super hero and our Super God has made a way. From biblical times to right now, people have demonstrated their God-given super-possibilities. The newly announced 2017 Abingdon Press Bible and Arts program—Super God! Super Me! Super-Possibility!—is a great way to help participants know that the super power given us by Jesus Christ is greater…

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Abingdon Press Awarded Multiple Honors in the Heart of Award Season

Abingdon Press Awarded Multiple Honors in the Heart of Award Season Contact: Brenda Smotherman Publicity and Marketing Manager Abingdon Press bsmotherman@abingdonpress.com 615-749-6290 (Nashville, TN) – June was an eventful month for publisher Abingdon Press as award season hit its precipice.  Abingdon Press was awarded with five trophies from the 2016 Christian Retailing’s Best Awards at a special announcement ceremony held at the International Christian Retail Show (ICRS) festivities in Cincinnati, Ohio. The offerings were evaluated on their ability to speak to…

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Six Abingdon Press Books Receive Finalist Standing from Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Awards

Six Abingdon Press Books Receive Finalist Standing  from Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Awards  Abingdon Press was honored by the 2015 Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Book of the Year Awards with six finalist titles. Foreword’s IndieFab Book of the Year Awards program was created to discover distinctive books from the indie publishing community across a number of genres. The award winners, which will be determined by a select group of more than 130 librarians and booksellers from around the country, will be announced…

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Author J. Ellsworth Kalas Dead at 92

Author J. Ellsworth Kalas Dead at 92 Contact: Brenda Smotherman Associate Publicity Manager Phone: 615-749-6290 Email: BSmotherman@AbingdonPress.com (Nashville, TN) – Abingdon Press is saddened to share that their longtime ministry partner and author J. Ellsworth Kalas, died November 12, 2015 at the age of 92. J. Ellsworth Kalas (1923-2015) was the author of over 35 books and close to 30 studies including the popular Back Side series which looked at biblical topics from a different perspective, A Faith of Her Own: Women of…

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Abingdon Press Novelist Lisa Carter Wins Carol Award

Abingdon Press Novelist Lisa Carter Wins Carol Award  Under a Turquoise Sky Receives Honors from American Christian Fiction Writers  Contact:  Cat Hoort Marketing & Publicity Manager Phone: 615-749-6212 Email: CHoort@AbingdonPress.com (Nashville, TN) – The Carol Awards, which recognize the best Christian fiction published in the previous calendar year, honored Abingdon Press novelist Lisa Carter for her book Under the Turquoise Sky on Saturday, September 19, 2015. The award was presented at the American Christian Fiction Writers Conference Gala, the conclusion to their 2015 conference, which was held…

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Abingdon Press Garners Four Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Awards

Abingdon Press Garners Four Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Awards Contact:   Brenda Smotherman Associate Publicity Manager Phone: 615-749-6290 Email: BSmotherman@AbingdonPress.com  (Nashville, TN) – Abingdon Press was honored by the 2014 Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Book of the Year Awards with four awards. The award program was created to discover distinctive books from the indie publishing community across a number of genres. The award winners were determined by a select group of more than 100 librarians and booksellers from around the country, and were announced…

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