Bethany House Publishers’ “Rooting For Rivals” named top resource in Ministry Leadership

Bethany House Publishers’ “Rooting For Rivals” named top resource in Ministry Leadership Bloomington, MN—Rooting For Rivals by Peter Greer and Chris Horst was named as a top resource of the year in Ministry Leadership by Outreach Magazine. (https://rushtopress.org/outreach-magazine-names-resources-of-the-year/) Faith-based organizations are sometimes known for what we’re against—and all too often that includes being against each other. But amid growing distrust of religious institutions, Christ-centered nonprofits have a unique opportunity to link arms across our organizational boundaries and pursue a calling higher…

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Bethany House celebrates Julie Klassen’s sales of over one million books

Bethany House celebrates Julie Klassen’s sales of over one million books Bloomington, Minn. (July 18, 2019)—Award-winning, bestselling author Julie Klassen has reached over a million readers with her compelling Regency fiction novels. Bethany House Publishers staff gathered together this month to celebrate this milestone with reader tributes, a speech by Klassen, and—of course—tea and scones. Klassen worked in publishing as a fiction editor for sixteen years before becoming a full-time writer. She is a self-described “lover of all things Jane Austen…

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Bethany House appoints new acquisitions editor

Bethany House appoints new acquisitions editor Bloomington, Minn. (September 7, 2018)—Baker Publishing Group is pleased to announce the addition of Jennifer Dukes Lee to its acquisitions team in the role of nonfiction acquisitions editor, Bethany House Publishers. Lee will secure new author relationships and participate in publishing strategy. Lee began her career as a news reporter for metropolitan newspapers. She is a speaker, part of the writing team for (in)courage, and the author of three books, including the soon-to-be published…

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PW Star Watch nominees include two Baker Publishing Group employees

PW Star Watch nominees include two Baker Publishing Group employees Ada, Mich. (August 9, 2018)—Darron Schroeder, assistant manager and children’s product buyer at Baker Book House, and Amy Green, senior fiction publicist at Bethany House, have been chosen as nominees in the fourth annual PW Star Watch award and celebration. Publishers Weekly, in association with Frankfurter Buchmesse, created PW Star Watch to identify, celebrate, and mentor up-and-coming members of the US and Canadian publishing communities and bring recognition to them on a wider platform. “As…

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